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The Resource Social archaeology of funerary remains, edited by Rebecca Gowland and Christoipher Knüsel

Social archaeology of funerary remains, edited by Rebecca Gowland and Christoipher Knüsel

Label
Social archaeology of funerary remains
Title
Social archaeology of funerary remains
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rebecca Gowland and Christoipher Knüsel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
QCL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Gowland, Rebecca.
  • Knüsel, Christopher.
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  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Social archaeology
Label
Social archaeology of funerary remains, edited by Rebecca Gowland and Christoipher Knüsel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The intrinsic pattern of preservation of human skeletons and its influence on the interpretation of funerary behaviours / Silvia Bello and Peter Andrews -- Pattern in human burial practice / Peter Andrews and Silvia Bello -- L'archéothanatologie ou l'archéologie de la mort (Archaeoethnoanatology or the archaeology of death) / Henri Duday -- Neolithic burial taphonomy, ritual, and interpretation in Britain and Ireland: a review / Jessica Beckett and John Robb -- Cremation, the cheap option? / Jacqueline I. McKinley -- Companions in death: the roles of animals in Anglo-Saxon and Viking cremation rituals in Britain / Julie M. Bond and Fay L. Worley -- La Tène dietary variation in Central Europe: a stable isotope study of human skeletal remains from Bohemia / John D. Le Huray, Holger Schutkowski and Michael P. Richards -- Immigrants on the Isle of Lewis, combining traditional funerary and modern isotope evidence to investigate social differentiation, migration and dietary change in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland / Janet Montgomery and Jane A. Evans -- Ageing the past: examining age identity from funerary evidence / Rebecca Gowland -- Gender, bioarchaeology and human ontogeny / Joanna R. Sofaer
  • The gendered skeleton: anthropological interpretations of the bony pelvis / Pamela K. Stone and Dana Walrath -- The osetology of monasticism in Medieval England / Simon Mays -- Text, space and the evidence of human remains in English Late Medieval and Tudor disease culture: some problems and possibilities / Isla Fay -- 'Of no more use to men than in ages before?': the Investiture Contest as a model for funerary interpretation / Christopher J. Knüsel -- Skeletal evidence and contexts of violence in the European Mesolithic and Neolithic / Rick Schulting -- Beneath a fa̦c̦ade: a keletal model of domestic violence / Shannon A. Novak -- Fragmentation of the body: comestibles, compost, or customary rite? / Christopher J. Knüsel and Alan K. Outram -- Altering identities: body modifications and the pre-Columbian Maya / Pamela L. Geller -- The living dead and the dead living: burials, figurines and social performance in the European Mid Upper Palaeolithic / Paul B. Pettitt
Control code
ocm70317964
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xiv, 312 p.
Isbn
9781842173657
Lccn
2006287381
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
Label
Social archaeology of funerary remains, edited by Rebecca Gowland and Christoipher Knüsel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The intrinsic pattern of preservation of human skeletons and its influence on the interpretation of funerary behaviours / Silvia Bello and Peter Andrews -- Pattern in human burial practice / Peter Andrews and Silvia Bello -- L'archéothanatologie ou l'archéologie de la mort (Archaeoethnoanatology or the archaeology of death) / Henri Duday -- Neolithic burial taphonomy, ritual, and interpretation in Britain and Ireland: a review / Jessica Beckett and John Robb -- Cremation, the cheap option? / Jacqueline I. McKinley -- Companions in death: the roles of animals in Anglo-Saxon and Viking cremation rituals in Britain / Julie M. Bond and Fay L. Worley -- La Tène dietary variation in Central Europe: a stable isotope study of human skeletal remains from Bohemia / John D. Le Huray, Holger Schutkowski and Michael P. Richards -- Immigrants on the Isle of Lewis, combining traditional funerary and modern isotope evidence to investigate social differentiation, migration and dietary change in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland / Janet Montgomery and Jane A. Evans -- Ageing the past: examining age identity from funerary evidence / Rebecca Gowland -- Gender, bioarchaeology and human ontogeny / Joanna R. Sofaer
  • The gendered skeleton: anthropological interpretations of the bony pelvis / Pamela K. Stone and Dana Walrath -- The osetology of monasticism in Medieval England / Simon Mays -- Text, space and the evidence of human remains in English Late Medieval and Tudor disease culture: some problems and possibilities / Isla Fay -- 'Of no more use to men than in ages before?': the Investiture Contest as a model for funerary interpretation / Christopher J. Knüsel -- Skeletal evidence and contexts of violence in the European Mesolithic and Neolithic / Rick Schulting -- Beneath a fa̦c̦ade: a keletal model of domestic violence / Shannon A. Novak -- Fragmentation of the body: comestibles, compost, or customary rite? / Christopher J. Knüsel and Alan K. Outram -- Altering identities: body modifications and the pre-Columbian Maya / Pamela L. Geller -- The living dead and the dead living: burials, figurines and social performance in the European Mid Upper Palaeolithic / Paul B. Pettitt
Control code
ocm70317964
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
xiv, 312 p.
Isbn
9781842173657
Lccn
2006287381
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans

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