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An archaeological typology of 10,000 Aegean and Anatolian fibulae c. 1200 - 400 BC

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Archaeology involves the comparison of one thing with another, using intuition or measurements to distinguish variation at different levels of detail. This thesis makes the case for the centrality of typology, the relations between things, to archaeological theory, advancing a multi-layered typology designed to analyse different kinds of question. I define three levels: the ‘variant’, useful to study production, the ‘group’, meaningful for consumption, and the ‘super-group’, relevant to i...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Societies, Other & Subsidiary Companies
Department:
Kellogg College
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Vronwy Hankey Memorial Fund More from this funder
A G Leventis Foundation More from this funder
Kellogg College More from this funder
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2019-10-24

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