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Mission cemeteries, mission peoples : historical and evolutionary dimensions of intracemetery bioarchaeology in Spanish Florida / Christopher M. Stojanowski ; foreword by Clark Spencer Larsen.

Author/Creator:
Stojanowski, Christopher M. (Christopher Michael), 1973-
Publication:
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 304 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past.
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past: local, regional, and global perspectives
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Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Florida -- Anthropometry.
Indians of North America -- Missions -- Florida.
Indians of North America -- Florida -- Population.
Missions, Spanish -- Florida.
Cemeteries -- Florida.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Florida.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Floirda.
Social archaeology -- Florida.
Florida -- History -- Spanish colony, 1565-1763.
Florida -- Antiquities.
Summary:
Using biodistance analysis in the context of Spanish Florida, explores how a variety of inferences can be made about past populations and community patterns.
Contents:
Introduction: Historical and evolutionary dimensions of bioarchaeological research
Life and death in Spanish Colonial Florida
Kin structure and community health at Mission Patale
Microtemporal variation in health experience at Mission San Martín de Timucua
Cemetery structure after collapse: Mission Santa Catalina de Guale de Santa María
The Santa María Mission and the Santa Catalina Ossuary on Amelia Island
Mission Santa María: the cemetery structure of an early Christian church
Mission cemeteries, mission peoples: a synthesis of intracemetery bioarchaeology in Spanish Colonial Florida.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Larsen, Clark Spencer.
ISBN:
9780813044637 (alk. paper)
0813044634 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
841186929