An Integrated Approach to Working with Human Remains


ISBN: 978-1-4614-6377-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-6378-8 (Online)
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Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-21

    The Practice of Bioarchaeology

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 23-55

    An Ethos for Bioarchaeologists

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 57-92

    Formulating Research Projects Involving Human Remains

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 93-116

    Best Practices: Excavation Guidelines and Taphonomic Considerations

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 117-150

    The Mortuary Component and Human Remains

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 151-172

    Bioarchaeology of Individuals: Identity, Social Theory, and Skeletal Analysis

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 173-197

    Bioarchaeology of Populations: Understanding Adaptation and Resilience

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 199-211

    Special Applications in Bioarchaeology: Taking a Closer Look

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 213-238

    Body as Material Culture

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 239-254

    Relevance, Education, and the Future

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 255-262