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Etruscology
(1,330 words)

[German version]

A. Introduction (CT)

Research on the Etruscans as a people and culture did not follow a linear progression, nor was it initially guided by scholarly considerations. Instead it was full of speculation (Etruscheria) and theories of art. However, since the 19th cent. Etruscology has been a significant element in the developme…

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Prayon, Friedhelm (Tübingen), “Etruscology”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 29 June 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1311390>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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