Gender Studies in Aegean Prehistory

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B. Alberti, “Faience Goddesses and Ivory Bull-leapers: The Aesthetics of Sexual Difference at Late Bronze Age Knossos,“ World Archaeology 33(2001) 189-205.

B. Alberti, “Gender and the Figurative Art of Late Bronze Age Knossos,” in Y. Hamilakis (ed.), Labyrinth Revisited: Rethinking ‘Minoan’ Archaeology (Oxford 2002) 98-117.

A. Alexandri, Gender Symbolism in Late Bronze Age Aegean Glyptic Art (Ph.D. dissertation, Cambridge University 1994).

A. Alexandri, “Envisioning Gender in Aegean Prehistory,” in K. Kopaka (ed.), FYLO. Engendering Prehistoric ‘Stratigraphies’ in the Aegean and the Mediterranean [Aegaeum 30] (Liège/Austin 2009)  19-24.

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A. P. Chapin, “A Man’s World? Gender and Male Coalitions in the West House Miniature Frescoes,” in P. P. Betancourt, M. C. Nelson, and H. Williams (eds.), Krinoi kai Limenes: Studies in Honor of Joseph and Maria Shaw (Philadelphia 2007) 139-144.

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M. A. Eaverly, “Color and Gender in Ancient Painting: a Pan-Mediterranean Appraoch,” in N. L. Wicker and B. Arnold (eds.), From the Ground Up: Beyond Gender Theory in Archaeology [BAR-IS 812] (Oxford 1999) 5-10.

S. German, “The Human Form in the Late Bronze Age Aegean,” in A. E. Rautman (ed.), Reading the Body: Representations and Remains in the Archaeological Record (Philadelphia 2000) 95-110.

L. Hitchcock, “Engendering Domination: A Structural and Contextual Analysis of Minoan Neopalatial Bronze Figurines,” in J. Moore and E. Scott (eds.), Invisible People and Processes: Writing Gender and Childhood into European Archaeology (London 1997) 113-130.

L. Hitchcock, “Engendering Ambiguity in Minoan Crete: It’s a Drag to Be a King,” in M. Donald and L. Hurcombe (eds.), Representations of Gender from Prehistory to the Present (Houndsmills 2000) 69-86.

H. Hughes-Brock, “Mycenaean Beads: Gender and Social Contexts,” OJA 18(1999) 277-296.

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K. Kopaka, “‘Women’s Arts – Men’s Crafts’? Towards a Framework for Approaching Gender Skills in the Prehistoric Aegean,” in R. Laffineur and P. P. Betancourt (eds.), TEXNH: Craftsmen, Craftswomen and Craftsmanship in the Aegean Bronze Age [Aegaeum 16] (Liège/Austin 1997) 521- 531.

K. Kopaka, “La guerre des femmes en Égée de l’Âge du Bronze: lire entre “les lignes de combat”,” in R. Laffineur (ed.), POLEMOS. Le contexte guerrier en Égée à l’Âge du Bronze [Aegaeum 19] (Liège/Austin 1999) 479-487.

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M. Lee, Semiotic Approaches to the Iconography of Gender in Minoan Neopalatial Bronze Votive Figurines  (M.A. thesis, Bryn Mawr College 1995).

M. M. Lee, “Deciphering Gender in Minoan Dress,” in A. E. Rautman (ed.), Reading the Body: Representations and Remains in the Archaeological Record (Philadelphia 2000) 111-123.

C. Mee, “Gender Bias in Mycenaean Mortuary Practices,”  in K. Branigan (ed.), Cemetery and Society in the Aegean Bronze Age (Sheffield 1998) 165-171.

L. Meskell, “Goddesses, Gimbutas and ‘New Age’ Archaeology,” Antiquity 69(1995) 74-86.

M. Mina, “Gendering Figurines, Engendering People in Early Aegean Preshistory,” in C. Briault, J. Green, A. Kaldelis, and A. Stellatou (eds.), SOMA 2003: Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology [BAR-IS 1391] (Oxford 2005) 111-114.

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P. Muhly, “The Great Goddess and the Priest King: Minoan Religion in Flux,” Expedition 32:3(1990) 54-60.

M. Nikolaïdou and D. Kokkinidou, “The Symbolism of Violence in Late Bronze Age Palatial Societies of the Aegean: A Gender Approach,” in J. Carman (ed.), Material Harm: Archaeological Studies of War and Violence (Glasgow 1997) 174-197.

G. Nordquist, “Male Craft and Female Industry. Two Types of Production in the Aegean Bronze Age,” in R. Laffineur and P. P. Betancourt (eds.), TEXNH: Craftsmen, Craftswomen and Craftsmanship in the Aegean Bronze Age [Aegaeum 16] (Liège/Austin 1997) 533-537.

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B. A. Olsen, Late Minoan Knossos and Late Helladic Pylos in the Linear B Tablets: Gender Construction and Cultural Difference in Two Late Bronze Age Palatial Centers (Ph.D. dissertation, Duke University 1999).

P. Rehak, “The Construction of Gender in Late Bronze Age Aegean Art,” in M. Casey, D. Donlon, J. Hope, and S. Wellfare (eds.), Redefining Archaeology: Feminist Prespectives (Canberra 1999) 191-198.

P. Rehak, “Children’s Work: Girls as Acolytes in Aegean Ritual and Cult,” in A. Cohen and J. B. Rutter, Constructions of Childhood in Ancient Greece and Italy [Hesperia Supplement 41] (Princeton 2007) 205-225.

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P. Treherne, “The Warrior’s Beauty: The Masculine Body and Self-identity in Bronze-Age Europe,” JEA 3:1(1995) 105-144.

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M. Zeimbeki, “Gender, Kinship and Material Culture in Aegean Bronze Age Ritual,” in K. Kopaka (ed.), FYLO. Engendering Prehistoric ‘Stratigraphies’ in the Aegean and the Mediterranean [Aegaeum 30] (Liège/Austin 2009) 151-163.

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