Contents

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Preface Erik Hallager List of contributors Opening address
Yannis Sakellamkis

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"Minoanisation" versus "Minoan thalassocrassy" — an introduction
Wolf-Dietrich Niemeier

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"Beware Cretans bearing gifts". Tracing the origins of Minoan influence at Akrotiri, Thera
Irene Nikolakopoulou

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Middle Cycladic and early Late Cycladic cemeteries and their Minoan elements: the case of the cemetery at Skarkos on Ios
Marisa Marthari

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The Afiartis Project: excavations at the Minoan settlement of Fournoi, Karpathos (2001-2004) - a preliminary report
Manolis Melas

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Ialysos and its neighbouring areas in the MBA and LB I periods: a chance for peace
Toula Marketou

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Relations between the Urla peninsula and the Minoan world
Hayat Erkanal & Levent Keskin

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The Bronze Age settlement of Teichiussa
Walter Voigtldnder

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Minoans at Iasos?
Nicoletta Momigliano

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Miletus introduction. Abstract and bibliography
Wolf-Dietrich Niemeier

. Abstract and bibliography Ditnitri Matsas Discussion after Sunday's sessions Final summing up Peter M. O n the social use of Minoan and Minoanising objects in Troia Martha Guzowska The Minoans in Samothrace.143 Miletus in the Middle Bronze Age: an overview of the characteristic features and ceramics Amy E. Lemnos Massimo Cultraro En vogue Minoenne . Raymond Miletus IV: the settlement and the Minoan sanctuary of the beginning of the Late Bronze Age. Abstract and bibliography Wolf-Dietrich Niemekr Miletus IV: the locally produced coarse wares Ivonne Kaiser Discussion after Saturday's sessions Koukonisi on Lemnos: reflections on the Minoan and Minoanising evidence Christos Boulotis Crete and the islands of north Aegean before the palaces: reconsidering the evidence of Poliochni. Warren General discussion Map 157 159 167 175 219 243 251 253 263 266 280 ..