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The Resource Tracing childhood : bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity, edited by Jennifer L. Thompson, Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, and John J. Crandall

Tracing childhood : bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity, edited by Jennifer L. Thompson, Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, and John J. Crandall

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Tracing childhood : bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity
Title
Tracing childhood
Title remainder
bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer L. Thompson, Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, and John J. Crandall
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Language
eng
Summary
Bioarchaeological studies of children have, until recently, centered on population data-driven topics like mortality rates and growth and morbidity patterns. This volume examines emerging issues in childhood studies, looking at historic and prehistoric contexts and framing questions about the nature and quality of children's lives. How did they develop their social identity? Were they economic actors in early civilizations? Does their health reflect the larger community? Comparing and contrasting field research from a variety of sites across Europe and the Americas, the contributors to this
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Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
305.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ767.87
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Thompson, Jennifer L.
  • Alfonso-Durruty, Marta P.
  • Crandall, John J.
Series statement
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past: local, regional, and global perspectives
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  • Child development
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Children
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology
  • Child development
  • Children
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
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Tracing childhood : bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity, edited by Jennifer L. Thompson, Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, and John J. Crandall
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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Contents
Introduction: Children in prehistory: now seen, now heard / Jennifer L. Thompson, John J. Crandall, and Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty -- Part I. The chosen child -- Death and the special child: three examples from the ancient midwest / Della C. Cook, Andrew R. Thompson, and Amanda A. Rollins -- Beyond victims: exploring the identity of sacrificed infants and children at La Cueva de los Muertos Chiquitos, Durango, Mexico (AD 571-1168) / John J. Crandall and Jennifer L. Thompson -- Chinchorro mortuary practices on infants: Northern Chile Archaic period (BP 7000-3600) / Vivien G. Standen, Bernardo T. Arriaza, and Calogero M. Santoro -- The "other" burials at Torre de Palma: childhood as special death in a Medieval Portuguese site / Sarah Holt, Stacey Hallman, Mary Lucas Powell, and Maia M. Langley -- Part II. The desecrated child -- The bioarchaeology of the homicide of infants and children / Simon Mays -- Sense or sensationalism? Approaches to explaining high perinatal mortality in the past / Helen F. Gilmore and Siân E. Halcrow -- A disciplined childhood in nineteenth-century new york city: a social bioarchaeology of the subadults of the Spring Street Presbyterian Church / Meredith A.B. Ellis -- Part III. The working child -- Childhood, colonialism, and nation-building: child labor in Virginia and New York / Autumn Barrett -- Little helping hands: insights from Punta Teatinos, Chile / Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty and Jennifer L. Thompson -- Children of the working class: environmental marginality and child health at Black Mesa, Arizona (AD -- 900-1150) / Debra L. Martin, Jennifer L. Thompson, and John J. Crandall -- Part IV. The cultured child -- Surviving childhood: health, identity, and personhood in the prehistoric American Southwest / Ann M. Palkovich -- Tracing Tiwanaku childhoods: a bioarchaeological study of age and social identities in Tiwanaku Society / Deborah E. Blom and Kelly J. Knudson -- Conclusion. Little bodies, big voices: the lives of children in the past / Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, Jennifer L. Thompson, and John J. Crandall
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9781306685375
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rdamedia
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ebc1677500
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remote
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(OCoLC)878103853
Label
Tracing childhood : bioarchaeological investigations of early lives in antiquity, edited by Jennifer L. Thompson, Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, and John J. Crandall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Children in prehistory: now seen, now heard / Jennifer L. Thompson, John J. Crandall, and Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty -- Part I. The chosen child -- Death and the special child: three examples from the ancient midwest / Della C. Cook, Andrew R. Thompson, and Amanda A. Rollins -- Beyond victims: exploring the identity of sacrificed infants and children at La Cueva de los Muertos Chiquitos, Durango, Mexico (AD 571-1168) / John J. Crandall and Jennifer L. Thompson -- Chinchorro mortuary practices on infants: Northern Chile Archaic period (BP 7000-3600) / Vivien G. Standen, Bernardo T. Arriaza, and Calogero M. Santoro -- The "other" burials at Torre de Palma: childhood as special death in a Medieval Portuguese site / Sarah Holt, Stacey Hallman, Mary Lucas Powell, and Maia M. Langley -- Part II. The desecrated child -- The bioarchaeology of the homicide of infants and children / Simon Mays -- Sense or sensationalism? Approaches to explaining high perinatal mortality in the past / Helen F. Gilmore and Siân E. Halcrow -- A disciplined childhood in nineteenth-century new york city: a social bioarchaeology of the subadults of the Spring Street Presbyterian Church / Meredith A.B. Ellis -- Part III. The working child -- Childhood, colonialism, and nation-building: child labor in Virginia and New York / Autumn Barrett -- Little helping hands: insights from Punta Teatinos, Chile / Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty and Jennifer L. Thompson -- Children of the working class: environmental marginality and child health at Black Mesa, Arizona (AD -- 900-1150) / Debra L. Martin, Jennifer L. Thompson, and John J. Crandall -- Part IV. The cultured child -- Surviving childhood: health, identity, and personhood in the prehistoric American Southwest / Ann M. Palkovich -- Tracing Tiwanaku childhoods: a bioarchaeological study of age and social identities in Tiwanaku Society / Deborah E. Blom and Kelly J. Knudson -- Conclusion. Little bodies, big voices: the lives of children in the past / Marta P. Alfonso-Durruty, Jennifer L. Thompson, and John J. Crandall
Control code
878103853
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306685375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc1677500
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvwwg22q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878103853

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