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A spouse to Greek Architecture presents an expansive evaluate of the subject, together with layout, engineering, and development in addition to thought, reception, and lasting impression.

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Contributions in Miller and Gleason 1994 focus on the excavation of cultivated contexts, while Carroll‐Spillecke 1992 and Osborne 1992 reconstruct Greek gardens from images and texts as well as archaeological evidence. Hurwit 1991 and Roy 1996 explore landscape in art and drama, and Robinson 2011 (pp. 151–173) discusses architectural mimicry. Survey archaeology projects are on the rise, as reflected in numerous journal and anthology articles. For exemplary final reports and overviews, however, see Jameson, Runnels, and van Andel 1994, Cavanagh et al.

Ashmore, W. B. Knapp, eds. 1999. Archaeologies of Landscape: Contemporary Perspectives. Malden. Bevan, A. and J. Conolly 2004. ” JFA, 29: 123–138. , P. Howard, and A. Snodgrass. 2007. Testing the Hinterland: The Work of the Boeotia Survey (1989–1991) in the Southern Approaches to the City of Thespiai. McDonald Institute Monographs. Cambridge. Bintliff, J. and B. Slapšak. 2007. ” Teiresias, 37 (2): 2–24. , ed. 1991. New Perspectives in Early Greek Art. Studies in the History of Art 32, Washington, DC.

Princeton. Wylie, J. 2007. Landscape. London. Chapter 2 Early Greek Temples Alexander Mazarakis Ainian From the House of Rulers to the House of the Gods The development of the Greek temple into the form it finally acquired in the Classical period followed not only a long but also a diversified trajectory. From the extant material evidence it would seem that we should seek the first stages in this long and complex process in the religious prerogatives held by the members of the new ruling elites that emerged at the dawn of the Early Iron Age after the collapse of the Late Bronze Age palatial system.

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