Book 2014

Commingled and Disarticulated Human Remains

Working Toward Improved Theory, Method, and Data

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7559-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-7560-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Introduction

  3. Long Term Usage Assemblages

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-33

      Making Sense of Social Behavior from Disturbed and Commingled Skeletons: A Case Study from Çatalhöyük, Turkey

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      Pages 35-50

      Commingled Human Skeletal Assemblages: Integrative Techniques in Determination of the MNI/MNE

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      Pages 51-66

      Bioarchaeological Spatial Analysis of the Walker-Noe Crematory (15GD56)

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      Pages 67-82

      Into the Kettle: The Analysis of Commingled Remains from Southern Ontario

  4. Episodic Assemblages

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Chapter

      Pages 85-104

      Crow Creek Bone Bed Commingling: Relationship Between Bone Mineral Density and Minimum Number of Individuals and Its Effect on Paleodemographic Analyses

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      Pages 105-127

      Extreme Processing at Mancos and Sacred Ridge: The Value of Comparative Studies

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      Pages 129-147

      Disarticulated and Disturbed, Processed and Eaten? Cautionary Notes from the La Plata Assemblage (AD 1000–1150)

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      Pages 149-170

      Partible, Permeable, and Relational Bodies in a Maya Mass Grave

  5. Caveats and Contributions from Other Disciplines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-192

      Unmingling Commingled Museum Collections: A Photographic Method

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      Pages 193-211

      Primary and Secondary Burials with Commingled Remains from Archaeological Contexts in Cyprus, Greece, and Turkey

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      Pages 213-253

      Commingled Bone Assemblages: Insights from Zooarchaeology and Taphonomy of a Bone Bed at Karain B Cave, SW Turkey

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      Pages 255-263

      Normal Goat or Diseased Human? Disciplinary Boundaries and Methodological Traps in the Analysis of Fragmentary Remains at Franchthi Cave, Greece

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      Pages 265-274

      Taking Analyses of Commingled Remains into the Future: Challenges and Prospects

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 275-285