6.10 Research Agenda

The Research Agenda defines five overarching research themes, which represent common priorities aimed at addressing wider multi-period priorities: Environment; Upland/Lowland Relationships; Periods of Transition; Rivers as Routeways; and Investigative Disparity.

This section presents the early medieval agenda themes, under the overarching theme headings and others which are period-based. Where appropriate, a short explanatory note is provided detailing the underlying thematic priorities which is then followed by the research questions.