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Those 20 papers discover historic notions and reviews of early life round the Mediterranean, from prehistory to overdue antiquity. they're grouped into sections on households; Socialization and Enculturation; Rituals and existence Transitions; Gender and illustration; Burial; Commemoration; and formative years and the Classical culture. The members come from quite a number diversified disciplines, together with paintings background, archaeology, classical philology, and actual anthropology.

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