Contending with Bones

Issue 16.1 & 16.2, November 2003

 

Theme Editors: Nicky Milner, Dorian Q Fuller and Mary Baxter


16.1 Animal Bones

Contending with animal bones
Nicky Milner and Dorian Q Fuller

Bones as sedimentary particles
John Stewart

Ancient Egyptian bone preservation: A pretty kettle of fish
Rosemary Luff

Estimating the life expectancy of a dead goat: The bootstrap parametrisation of an archaeozoological model
Nick Winder

Pitfalls and problems in analysing and interpreting the seasonality of faunal remains
Nicky Milner

Archaeozoology in Spain: Some current problems
Sandra Mónton

Different types of dog at Roman Godmanchester
Joanna Brück


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16.2 Human Bones

Contending with human bones
Mary Baxter

Bees in my bonnet: Reflections on biological anthropology in the U.K.
Charlotte Roberts

The archaeology of family planning and the role of infanticide
Theya Molleson

Corporeal realities, or flesh and blood as well as bone
Mary Baxter

Skeletons in the prehistoric closet: A Reichian analysis of prehistoric physique
Fiona Hutton

Invisible presences and clay ancestors: Human body and statuettes in Chalcolithic funerary ritual
Dragos Gheorghiu

Exquisite corpses: Gold, males, females and androgynes in East European Eneolithic
Cornelia Catuna


Book Reviews

Bioarchaeology: Interpreting Behaviour from the Human Skeleton
C. S. Larsen
Reviewed by Sonia Zakrzewski

The Archaeology of Human Bones
S. Mays
Reviewed by Mary Baxter

Ancient Greek France
A. T. Hodge
Reviewed by Matthew Fitzjohn