In the wealth of literature concerning Bell Beakers, the present volume is the first broad treatment of issues relating to their northeast frontier. The book has grown from papers read at the symposium Northeast Frontier of Bell Beakers held in theMoreIn the wealth of literature concerning Bell Beakers, the present volume is the first broad treatment of issues relating to their northeast frontier.
The book has grown from papers read at the symposium Northeast Frontier of Bell Beakers held in the Institute of Prehistory, Adam Mickiewicz University, in Poznan on 26-29 May 2002. The 22 papers include: Economic continuity and political discontinuity in central Europe during the third millennium BC- Competing cosmos. On the relationships between corded ware and bell beaker mortuary practices- Bell beakers in the sequence of the cultural changes in south-western Baltic area- Bell beaker pottery in Denmark: its typology and internal chronology- Einfluesse der Glockenbecherkultur in Norddeutschland- Ein Siedlungsplatz der Glockenbecherkultur in Hamburg-Boberg?- Glockenbechereinfluesse und Regionale Gliederung Nordostdeutschlands im Spatneolithikum- Die Glockenbecherkultur in Mitteldeutschland ein Zwischenbericht- The north-eastern border of the influence of bell beakers- Reception of some bell beakers cultural patterns by corded ware societies in southeastern Baltic area- The Lubans, North Belarusian and Sagara cultures as an eastern phenomenon of an Eneolithic cultural unit- Northern and southern bell beakers in Poland- Bell beaker culture in south-eastern Poland- Archaeology of beaker settlements in Bohemia and Moravia: an outline of the current state of knowledge- Bell beaker and Unetice burial rites: continuity and change in funerary practices at the beginning of the Bronze Age- Contribution to the question of chipped stone industry of the Moravian bell beaker culture- A cemetery of the bell beaker culture in Marefy and its contribution: to the studies on the chipped stone industry of the Moravian late Eneolithic period- Glockenbecher in Ostosterreich - andere Fragen andere Antworten?- Die Glockenbecherkultur im Kontext der Kulturhistorischen Entwicklung in der Sudwestslowakei- The late phase of the bell beaker Csepel group in Hungary- Archaeobotanical remains and environment of bell-beaker Csepel-group- The northeast frontier of bell beakers - first step to outline.