Sökning: "prehistoric land-use"

Hittade 5 avhandlingar innehållade orden prehistoric land-use.

  1. 1. Det arkeologiska landskapet : Fornlämningsbild och bebyggelsehistoria i tre uppländska bygder under bronsålder och äldre järnålder

    Författare :Örjan Hermodsson; Frands Herschend; Helena Victor; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Uppland; Bronze Age; Early Iron Age; settlement development; special surveys; ancient remains and monuments; rock carving; cupmark; stone fence; prehistoric land-use; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : Archaeological fieldwork provides the basis for a comparative landscape archaeological analysis in the province of Uppland, Sweden. The main object is to interpret the sett-lement development in the Bronze Age and the Early Iron Age. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Landskapsutnyttjande, bete och odling på Sydsvenska höglandet under äldre järnålder. Exemplet Öggestorp. : Land-use, grazing and cultivation in the south Swedish uplands. The Öggestorp case

    Författare :Leif Häggström; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Agrarian practice; farming; cultivation; grazing; Pre-Roman Iron Age; Roman Iron Age; source criticism; Småland; south Swedish uplands; forest; woodland; iron; settlement; clearance cairn; crops; technical innovation; archaeological dating methods; centrality; periphery; contract archaeology; cultural heritage management;

    Sammanfattning : Land-use, grazing and cultivation in the south Swedish uplands. The Öggestorp case. Thesis for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, Department of Archaeology, 2005. Written in Swedish, with an English summary. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Resilient Landscapes: socio-environmental dynamics in the Shashi-Limpopo Basin, southern Zimbabwe c. AD 800 to the present

    Författare :Munyaradze Manyanga; Paul Sinclair; Alinah Segobye; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Archaeology; Shashi-Limpopo Basin; landscapes; perceptions; floodplains; wetlands; drylands; ecology; socio-political complexity; local knowledge; climate change; seasonal variability; resilience; southern Africa; Arkeologi; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : The general perception today is that the Shashi-Limpopo Basin in southern Africa is hot and dry and not conducive to human habitation. Today there is no doubt that the Shashi-Limpopo Basin has been home to many communities throughout the pre-historical period. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Remnant echoes of the past : Archaeological geophysical prospection in Sweden

    Författare :Andreas Viberg; Kerstin Lidén; Bo Olofsson; Rinita Dalan; Bruce Bevan; Neil Price; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeological prospection; geophysical survey; Sweden; Ground-penetrating radar; magnetometry; Slingram; magnetic susceptibility; Neolithic; Migration period; Viking Age; Middle Ages; Öland; Gotland; Sigtuna; Lapland; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis has been to investigate the benefits, pitfalls and possibilities of using geophysical methods in archaeological projects. This is exemplified by surveys carried out at archaeological sites in different geographical and chronological contexts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Urban and rural environments from Iron Age to Medieval time in northern Europe : Evidence from fossil insect remains from South-Eastern Sweden and Novgorod, Russia

    Författare :Magnus Hellqvist; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Earth sciences; Late Holocene; Iron Age; Medieval time; subfossil insects; Coleoptera; environment; climate; human environment; taphonomy; south-eastern Sweden; Novgorod; Geovetenskap; Earth sciences; Geovetenskap; Quarternary Geology; Kvartärgeologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents and discusses results from studies in of subfossil insect remains of natural and cultural origin. Samples were obtained by coring in sediments or by collection during archaeological excavations. The aim was to reconstruct local environment and climate in rural and early urban situations from Iron Age to medieval time. LÄS MER