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Links between Megalithism and Hypogeism in Western Mediterranean Europe

Juan Antonio Cámara Serrano, José Andrés Afonso Marrero and Liliana Spanedda


Among other objectives, this collection of papers investigates the role that settlements surrounding necropolises have played in the evolution of megalithic and hypogean graves and their relationshA to the development of collective burial ritual throughconsideration of collective burial ritual as a means of masking social differences. The intention here is to explore the relationshA between collectivism and concealment in relation to other forms of non-funerary ritualism.