Exploring Sex And Gender In Bioarchaeology

Author: Sabrina C. Agarwal
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
ISBN: 0826352596
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This volume brings together the latest approaches in bioarchaeology in the study of sex and gender. Archaeologists have long used skeletal remains to identify gender.

Social Bioarchaeology

Author: Sabrina C. Agarwal
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444390520
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As Voss (2008) notes, one core project in queer theory has been a critique of the
conventional divisions among physical sex, cultural gender, and sexuality,
instead exploring the ways that sex, gender, and sexuality are mutually
constituted.

The Oxford Handbook Of The Archaeology Of Death And Burial

Author: Sarah Tarlow
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191650390
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The study of human remains (bioarchaeology), and palaeopathology in particular
, will always be central to archaeology, but the research ... This book contains
several useful chapters exploring aspects of social identity. Grauer, A. L., and
StuartMacadam, P. (eds) 1998. Sex and Gender in Paleopathological
Perspective.

A Companion To Paleopathology

Author: Anne L. Grauer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119111633
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Together, these essays explore advances and provide analyses for a more effective understanding of the history of human illness and disease.

The Body As Material Culture

Author: Joanna R. Sofaer
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316584097
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Through a close examination of disciplinary practice, Joanna Sofaer highlights the tensions and possibilities offered by one particular kind of archaeological body, the human skeleton, with particular regard to the study of gender and age.

American Journal Of Physical Anthropology

Author: Wistar institute of anatomy and biology
Publisher:
ISBN:
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The sex/gender distinction is especially important in bioarcheology, since it is
possible to determine sex through skeletal ... to explore the relationship between
the gender roles that people assumed and the full range of sex chromosome ...

The Bioarchaeology Of Children

Author: Mary E. Lewis
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521836029
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Furthermore, we are still unable to provide a definitive sex from non-adult
remains and are therefore missing vital information about the nature of infant
mortality, the development of gender roles and changes in rates of growth and
development. ... In this book, I have tried to explore the areas of study and matters
of debate around the study of child skeletons; the rest of this chapter will outline
some of the ...