Archaeology of Spiritualities

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3353-8 (Print) 978-1-4614-3354-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. LIFE, DEATH AND ANCESTORS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      The Spirituality of Prehistoric Societies: A View from the Irish Megaliths

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      Pages 25-45

      Fragmentary Ancestors? Medicine, Bodies, and Personhood in a Koma Mound, Northern Ghana

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      Pages 47-68

      Negotiating Archaeology/Spirituality: Pagan Engagements with the Prehistoric Past in Britain

  3. RELATIONAL ONTOLOGIES AND ENGAGEMENTS WITH LANDSCAPE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Pages 71-85

      Spirituality and the Material World in Post-Medieval Europe

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      Pages 87-106

      Breath and Being: Contextualizing Object Persons at Paquimé, Chihuahua, Mexico

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      Pages 107-129

      In Search of Cosmic Power: Contextualizing Spiritual Journeys between Cahokia and the St. Francois Mountains

  4. PLAYING THE FIELD: ARCHAEOLOGY, ETHNOGRAPHY AND ORAL TRADITIONS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-161

      Accessing Past Cosmologies through Material Culture and the Landscape in the Philippines

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      Pages 163-183

      From Holy Hiis to Sacred Stone: Diverse and Dynamic Meanings of Estonian Holy Sites

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      Pages 185-203

      Magical Signs in Prehistory: Near Eastern Celestial Symbols in the Ancient Carpathian Basin

  5. EMBODIED SPIRITUALITIES: THE CASE OF THE MINOANS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

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      Pages 207-225

      “Nature”, the Minoans and Embodied Spiritualities

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      Pages 227-245

      Dynamic Spirituality on Minoan Peak Sanctuaries

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      Pages 247-266

      Dusk at the Palace: Exploring Minoan Spiritualities

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 267-277