Routledge, London and New York, 2007, 336 pp. Mar Elian Monastery Excavations, Qaryatayn, Syria co-applications with Dr Emma Loosley, University of Manchester. University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Faculty Research Seminar September 13 2011. This book provides the first truly comprehensive multi-period study of the archaeology of Ethiopia, surveying the country's history, detailing the discoveries from the late Stone Age, including the famous 'Lucy' and moving onto the emergence of food production, prehistoric rock art and an analysis of the increasing social complexity that can be observed from the remains of the first nucleated settlements. Oxford: Oxford Archaeological Monographs, pp 139-44. As Ethiopia's first monastic presence, their dwellings were inevitably based on the lavra system.
The Nubian Past: The Archaeology of the Sudan by D. I welcome enquiries about possible supervision. Wadebridge Old Cornwall Society February 16 2012. Oxford: British Archaeological Reports, pp 12-23. B elief in the Past.
Bergen: University of Bergen Press, pp 165-87. This book is an excellent and very readable story of the rich heritage of this very misunderstood country. Historic Environment Policy and Practice. Egypt in Africa edited by D. Christianity was adopted in the 4th century and Aksum played a vitally important role in the rise of Ethiopian civilisation.
The Christianisation of the Ethiopian landscape'. Colloquium and round table discussion with Janice Cheddie and Annalee Davis, London, August 4 2016. Upon completion in 1999 I was awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in the Department of Art and Archaeology, School of Oriental and African Studies University of London. Internal research funding, University of Winchester. Presentation at the meeting of the Barbados National Trust, Arlington House, Speightstown with others. Paper presented at the monastic archaeology research group, University of Durham, November 30 2010.
The Tihamah coastal plain of South West Arabia in its regional context: c. Although earlier, the locally made ceramics assemblage from Harlaa shares some generic similarities with the pottery from Harar suggesting, potentially, that the Harari are the descendants of the legendary Harla, the occupants of Harlaa and other sites in the region. Finneran prefaces his synthesis with a poorly developed rhetorical argument about social memory. Routledge, London and New York, 2007, 336 pp. I studied at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Rothberg School for Overseas Students , University College London Institute of Archaeology and Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University.
Some of the new churches were encampments on the mountainsides of monasteries. University of Winchester Centre for Applied Archaeology and Heritage Management research day, May 2 2013. Les Iles de Memoire by C. A key centre of Islam and Islamization was the walled city of Harar in the eastern highlands which was also a hub for trade networks connecting the Ethiopian interior with the Red Sea coast. For individual study trip to study Diaspora archaeology and material culture. Later, it witnessed novel experiments in food-production and unique trajectories to urbanism and the organisation of large communities that were not always structured along strictly hierarchical lines. University of Winchester, Research Knowledge Transfer fund.
Furthermore, the monks did not actively intervene in secular affairs but provided a spiritual and psychological presence. Egyptian eremitism had by then been refined sufficiently to attract this higher class to its solitary styles of religious expression. Dr Phillipson and his colleagues describe royal tombs and commoner graves, domestic economy and international trade, monumental architecture and farming settlements, finely carved ivory and flaked stone tools. Monasteries themselves were built on mountains overlooking the secular agrarian communities, the mountains fostering eremitic tendencies familiar in other traditions: Syrian, Greek, Anatolian, and equivalent to the dramatic landscapes in Europe and Britain favored by hermits. Entries for the Encyclopedia of African Thought Abiola Irele ed. Nordic Afrika Institut, Uppsala, Sweden, March 2 2012. Archaeology and history -- Ethiopia.
Oxford: Archaeopress, Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, British Archaeological Reports International Series 1454. African Archaeology in Britain and Ireland Research day, University of York, November 29 2008. Alexandria, the eternal cosmopolis of the Mediterranean: from Alexander the Great to Hypatia. Epilogue: The past in the present Bibliography Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Archaeology -- Ethiopia. University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Research Seminar, September 16 2013.