Modelling Identities: A Case Study from the Iron Age of South-East Europe by Catalin Nicolae Popa
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 279 Pages | ISBN : 3319632655 | 35.97 MB
This volume investigates the construction of group identity in Late La Tène South-East Europe using an innovative statistical modelling method. Death and burial theory underlies the potential of mortuary practices for identity research. The sample used for this volumes's research consists of 370 graves, organized in a specially crated database that records funerary ritual; and grave-good information. In the case of grave-goods, this involved found hierarchically organized categorical variables, which serve to describe each item by combining functional and typological features.