The archaeology of death: from ‘social personae’ to ‘relational personhood’
Keywords:Mesolithic, Neolithic, rites of passage, personhood, individual, dividual
AbstractIn order to understand rituals in the past, archaeology has long relied on theories and concepts developed in other disciplines. This paper presents concepts concerning burial practices and funeral rituals, ancestors, personhood, and individual and dividual identities.
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Budja, M. (2010). The archaeology of death: from ‘social personae’ to ‘relational personhood’. Documenta Praehistorica, 37, 44–54. https://doi.org/10.4312/dp.37.4
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