Excavations at Tall Jawa, Jordan, Volume 5: Survey, Zooarchaeology and Ethnoarchaeology [Hardback]

P. M. Michele Daviau (Editor)

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ISBN: 9789004316195 | Published by: Brill | Year of Publication: 2016 | Language: English 571p,




Excavations at Tall Jawa, Jordan, Volume 5

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In Excavations at Tall Jawa, Jordan, Volume 5, the authors present their research in the areas of regional survey, salvage excavation, zooarchaeology, ceramic typology, experimental archaeology and ethnoarchaeology. This work illustrates areas threatened and later destroyed by modern development and is a contribution to heritage documentation. These studies illuminate aspects of family and town life in the Iron Age, Roman, Byzantine and Late Ottoman–Early Mandate periods in central Jordan.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOGY
CHAPTER 1. The Site in its Surroundings, P. M. Michèle Daviau and James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 2. Survey, Documentation and Excavation in Fields S and L, James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 3. Survey, Documentation and Excavation in Field M, James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 4. Excavations in Field M: Grape Treading Floor M2 and Cave M13, Jennifer L. Groves, James R. Battenfield and P. M. Michèle Daviau
CHAPTER 5. A Roman Period Tomb at Tall Jawa: Excavations in 1994 and 1995, James R. Battenfield, Martin Beckmann, P. M. Michèle Daviau and Margaret A. Judd
PART TWO: SPECIAL STUDIES
CHAPTER 6. Random Coins and Inscribed Objects, N. J. Johnson, with contributions by Robert Weir and P. M. Michèle Daviau
CHAPTER 7. Pottery and Objects from Various Periods, P. M. Michèle Daviau
PART THREE: ZOOARCHAEOLEOGY AND ETHNOARCHAEOLOGY
CHAPTER 8. Iron Age Animal Management at Tall Jawa, Peter R. W. Popkin
CHAPTER 9. Traditional Methods of Cooking: The Evidence from Ethnography and Experimental Archaeology, P. M. Michèle Daviau with contributions by Joanne K. Hasan and Laurie Cowell
Chapter 10 . Domestic Ottoman Architecture in Jordan, Susan Ellis
PART FOUR: The Tall Jawa Online Archive at http://downloads.wlu.ca/TallJawa5
The Lithic Database and Images, C. M. Foley, U. Liname and P. M. Michèle Daviau
The Faunal Database, Appendices and Images, P. R. W. Popkin
Database and Illustrations of the Survey and Ethnographic Studies, P. M. Michèle Daviau and Helen Moore
Tall Jawa over Time, P. M. Michèle Daviau
Comprehensive bibliography

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