Franklin

Children and childhood in bioarchaeology / edited by Patrick Beauchesne and Sabrina C. Agarwal ; foreword by Clark Spencer Larsen.

Publication:
Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2018]
Series:
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past.
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past: local, regional, and global perspectives
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 392 pages ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Human remains (Archaeology)
Children, Prehistoric -- Anthropometry.
Children, Prehistoric -- Social conditions -- Research.
Summary:
A central theme of this volume is that future work on the lives of children in antiquity should be built on a strong foundation of biocultural research that draws from, and integrates more successfully, multiple sub-disciplines, including skeletal biology and physiology, archaeology, socio-cultural anthropology.
Contents:
Introduction: Excavating childhood from the skeletal record / Patrick Beauchesne and Sabrina C. Agarwal
The biocultural study of childhood in the past
The bioarchaeology of childhood: theoretical development in the field / Raelene M. Inglis and Si¿n E. Halcrow
Biocultural influences of total versus exclusive breastfeeding: stable isotope evidence of European and Asian trends for the last 10,000 years / Jessica Pearson
Biocultural and bioarchaeological approaches to infant and young child feeding in the past / Tina Moffat and Tracy Prowse
Life, death, and burial of children on the north coast of Peru: an integrative and interpretive bioarchaeological perspective (650 b.c.
A.D. 1750) / Haagen Klaus
A childhood of violence: a bioarchaeological comparison of mass death assemblages from ancient Peru / J.M. Toyne
Approaches to life history and the lifecourse in teeth and bone
Human transitions: current perspectives on skeletal development / James H. Gosman, David A. Raichlen and Timothy M. Ryan
Exploring linear enamel hypoplasia as an embodied product of childhood stress in late/final Jomon period foragers using incremental microstructures of enamel / Daniel H. Temple
Dietary histories: tracing food consumption practices from childhood through adulthood using stable isotope analysis / Melanie J. Miller, Sabrina C. Agarwal and Carl H. Langebaek Rueda
Children of the revolution: childhood health inequalities and the life course during industrialization of the 18th and 19th centuries in England / Rebecca Gowland and Sophie Newman
Bioarchaeological analyses of children and childhood from the Kellis 2 Cemetery, Dakhleh Oasis, Egypt / Sandra Wheeler, Lana Williams and Tosha Dupras.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Beauchesne, Patrick, editor.
Agarwal, Sabrina C., editor.
Larsen, Clark Spencer, wrier of foreword.
ISBN:
9780813056807
0813056802
OCLC:
993672987
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