Topoi-Publication: Berlin Studies of the Ancient World. Volume 15
Perspektiven der Spolienforschung 1. Spoliierung und Transposition.
Stefan Altekamp, Carmen Marcks-Jacobs, Peter Seiler (eds.)
Berlin: de Gruyter. 2013
Series: Topoi / Berlin Studies of the Ancient World 15
From ancient times until the present, spoliation and reutilization have played a waxing and waning role among the determinant factors in the evolution of urban landscapes. They have contributed significantly to shaping urban spaces, both physically and conceptually. This collection of essays describes and analyzes the diverse practical and semantic aspects of transposing and reutilizing materials.