11. The Archaeology of Classical Greece

Demography, Settlement Patterns, and Everyday Life

  1. John Bintliff

Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255179.ch11

The Complete Archaeology of Greece: From Hunter-Gatherers to the 20th Century AD

The Complete Archaeology of Greece: From Hunter-Gatherers to the 20th Century AD

How to Cite

Bintliff, J. (2012) The Archaeology of Classical Greece, in The Complete Archaeology of Greece: From Hunter-Gatherers to the 20th Century AD, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255179.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405154185

Online ISBN: 9781118255179

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Keywords:

  • archaeology of Classical Greece, and everyday life;
  • Late Archaic, aristocracies of Southern Greece;
  • monumental constructions for lawcourts;
  • Greek city-states, of quarrelsome nature in Southern Aegean;
  • demography and urbanism;
  • small rural sites, lacking finds-assemblages;
  • island of Kea/Keos, near Attica, its small classical poleis;
  • Southern mainland survey, climax of settlement;
  • cultural biography of rural surface sites;
  • classical pottery assemblages, in Archaic, Hellenistic times

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Political Developments

  • Historical Outline

  • Demography and Urbanism

  • The Classical Countryside

  • The Cultural Biography of Rural Surface Sites

  • The Ceramic Assemblage

  • The Economy Beyond Agriculture

  • References