The papers in this volume which were presented at a conference held at Queen's University, Belfast, provided a forum for a discussion of the new Neolithic material from Ireland in its wider geographical context. Although the bulk of the emerging Irish settlement evidence relates to substantial houses, many of these papers consider wider themes including issues of contact and communication along the sea routes and coaxial margins of north-west Europe, questions of diversity and regional patterns of sedentism and mobility, and variations in regional food production strategies. The volume includes twenty-six papers representing a series of studies ranging geographically from Orkney to the French Altantic facade.stration that connections worked in both directions, or that other mechanisms with built-in bi-directionality, such as gift exchange, were insensitive to ... Neolithic and Bronze Age Scotland. London: Batsford. Ballin. T.B. 1999. Chronology and regionality in the Stone Age of southern Norway, pp. ... K.A., Kromer. B., McCormac. G.. van der Plicht. J., and Spurk. M. 1998. INTCAL98 Radiocarbon age calibration.
|Title||:||Neolithic Settlement in Ireland and Western Britain|
|Author||:||Ian Armit, Prehistoric Society (London, England), Queen's University of Belfast|
|Publisher||:||Oxbow Books Limited - 2003|