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Re: When did Ireland become Irish?

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vicki shaw <[log in to unmask]>

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CELTIC-L - The Celtic Culture List.

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Mon, 1 Nov 2004 15:21:43 -0500

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i did not articulate my statement about archaeological evidence properly,
now that I reread my post. I meant that things like altars and statuettes
and maybe other things that might indicate reverence for ancestors, or maybe
even feeding the dead if food is found among burial remains.......
vicki

Doubting everything and believing everything are two equally convenient
solutions that both save one from thinking.
Poincare

The more decadent a culture gets, the more they have a need for what they
don't have at all, which is innocence, so you end up with kiddie porn and a
perverse obsession with youth.
Joni Mitchell


----- Original Message -----
From: "vicki shaw" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, November 01, 2004 2:56 PM
Subject: was: When did Ireland become Irish?


> Gee, seems to me I asked a question about Celtic burial practices sometime
> ago, regarding feeding the dead and if any one know what if any belief
they
> had in the afterlife. These types of beliefs do show up in archaeological
> excavations, right? I got ignored! Pouting but not stomping my feet!
> VICKI
>
> Doubting everything and believing everything are two equally convenient
> solutions that both save one from thinking.
> Poincare
>
> The more decadent a culture gets, the more they have a need for what they
> don't have at all, which is innocence, so you end up with kiddie porn and
a
> perverse obsession with youth.
> Joni Mitchell
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "John Hooker" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Monday, November 01, 2004 2:38 PM
> Subject: Re: When did Ireland become Irish?
>
>
> > Doug,
> >
> > > As in Britain, there are certainly signs of continental influence at
> > > those times. For instance, in Yorkshire we see burials which are
> > > similar in some ways to some continental burials, but different
enough
> > > so that we can say that we are probably looking at influences on the
> > > burial rituals of a local population rather than a continental
> > > population moving in. What I don't think you see is changes in
> > > house style, etc., ie evidence for population changes.
> >
> .htm


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