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Published Feb 2016

Archaeopress Archaeology


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Prehistoric monuments; Monument; prehistory; Neolithic; Europe

Proceedings of the UISPP World Congress

Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1–7 September 2014, Burgos, Spain) 3

Giants in the Landscape: Monumentality and Territories in the European Neolithic

Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1–7 September, Burgos, Spain): Volume 3 / Session A25d

Edited by Vincent Ard, Lucile Pillot

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Proceedings from the session held at the XVII World UISPP Congress, Burgos, 2014. The session considered the various manifestations of the relationship between Neolithic enclosures and tombs in different contexts of Europe, notably through spatial analysis.



Foreword to the XVII UISPP Congress Proceedings Series Edition (Luiz Oosterbeek); Chapter 1 – Northern and Eastern Europe: UK and Poland: Megalithic tombs, barrows, and enclosures in fourth millennium BC Britain (Timothy Darvill); House and megalith. Some remarks on the Niedźwiedź type tombs in the Eastern group of the TRB culture (Seweryn Rzepecki); Chapter 2 – Western Europe: France: The role of enclosures in territorial organization in the Paris Basin between 4500 and 3800 BC (Claira Lietar); Late Neolithic graves and enclosures in Lower Languedoc: A phenomenon of alternation, 3200-2200 cal. BC (Luc Jallot); Chapter 3 – Southern Europe: Spain and Portugal: Prehistoric ditched enclosures and necropolises in Southern Iberia: a diachronic overview (Víctor Jiménez-Jáimez and José Enrique Márquez-Romero); Ditched enclosures and the ideologies of death in the Late Neolithic and Chalcolithic South Portugal (António Carlos Valera); Towards a definition of the prehistoric landscape in the Plateau of Sigarra: visibility and territoriality between the Middle Neolithic and Bronze Age (Natalia Salazar Ortiz)