Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology

2014 Edition
| Editors: Claire Smith

Lima, Tania Andrade

  • Andrés Zarankin
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-0465-2_1419

Basic Biographical Information

Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tania Andrade Lima graduated in Archaeology in 1979 at the Universidade Estácio de Sá (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). In 1980, she received a specialization at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, obtaining a doctorate degree in sciences (Archaeology) from the Universidade de São Paulo in 1991.

Currently, she is an Associate Professor at the Anthropology Department of the National Museum/Rio de Janeiro Federal University, and a researcher at the Brazilian National Council for the Scientific and Technological Development (CNPQ).

Major Accomplishments

Lima began her professional career in the 1980s as a pre-historian. Back then she was investigating a regional settlement system of fishermen/gatherers in the islands of Ribeira Bay, Angra dos Reis, for her Ph.D. research. It was precisely due to one of these shell-middens that she got interested in Historical Archaeology, and more specifically as a result of the presence of...

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References

  1. Lima, T.A. 1994. De morcegos e caveiras a cruzes e livros: a representação da morte nos cemitérios cariocas do século XIX. Anais do Museu Paulista, Nova Série, História e Cultura Material 2: 87-150.Google Scholar
  2. - 1996. Humores e odores: ordem corporal e ordem social no Rio de Janeiro, século XIX. História, Ciências, Saúde 2: 46-98.Google Scholar
  3. - 1999. El huevo de la serpiente: una arqueologia del capitalismo embrionário en el Rio de Janeiro del siglo XIX, in A. Zarankin & F.A. Acuto (ed.) Sed non Satiata - Teoría Social en la Arqueología Latinoamericana Contemporánea: 189-238. Buenos Aires: Ediciones Del Tridente.Google Scholar
  4. - 2008. Los zapateros descalzos: arqueología de una humillación en Rio de Janeiro del siglo XIX, in F.A. Acuto & A. Zarankin (ed.) Sed non Satiata II, Volume 2: acercamientos sociales en la Arqueología Latinoamericana: 135-57. Córdoba: Encuentro Grupo Editor.Google Scholar

Further Reading

  1. Lima, T.A. 1995. Pratos e mais pratos: louças domésticas, divisões culturais e limites sociais no Rio de Janeiro, século XIX. Anais do Museu Paulista, Nova Série, História e Cultura Material 3: 129-91.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Sociologia e AntropologiaUniversidade Federal de Minas GeraisBelo HorizonteBrazil