Menu
Home
Log in / Register
 
Home arrow Health arrow Bodies and Lives in Ancient America: Health Before Columbus

Bodies and Lives in Ancient America: Health Before Columbus


ACKNOWLEDGMENTSANCIENT BODIES, ANCIENT LIVESFrom bones to bodies using social theoryConceptualizing the work that bioarchaeologists doBioarchaeology in the U.S. todaySkeletons and their descendantsBioarchaeology as engaged and relevantSocial bodies and lives, then and nowCultural sketches of core areas in the U.S.California coastPueblo SouthwestMississippian/Lower Illinois River ValleyGeorgia BightPlan of the bookNote to students and instructorsTo sum upReferencesBIOCULTURAL PERSPECTIVES ON HEALTH AND DISEASEPaleopathology and the biocultural nature of diseaseUsing biocultural data to disrupt stereotypesComponents of bioarchaeological research projectsBioarchaeologists are experts in osteology and paleopathologyBioarchaeology emphasizes a range of methodological approachesBioarchaeology integrates osteology within a biocultural contextIndicators of disease and trauma on bone and teethLife history, disease, and traumaBiocultural stressors: changes and lesions on bones and teethTechniques for the analysis of bone and teethEstimation of age at death and sexPorotic hyperostosis and cribra orbitaliaNonspecific infectionEnamel defectsSubadult sizeAdult size and statureDegenerative diseaseTraumaDental wear, caries, and antemortem lossEntheseal changesTo sum upReferencesPREGNANCY AND BIRTH IN ANCIENT AMERICABackground and some things to considerVignettes California coastPueblo SouthwestMississippian/Lower Illinois River ValleyGeorgia BightTo sum upReferencesGROWING UP IN ANCIENT AMERICABackground and some things to considerVignettesCalifornia coastPueblo SouthwestMississippian/Lower Illinois River ValleyGeorgia BightTo sum upReferencesADULT LIFE IN ANCIENT AMERICABackground and some things to considerVignettes California coastPueblo SouthwestMississippian/Lower Illinois River ValleyGeorgia BightTo sum upReferencesGROWING OLD IN ANCIENT AMERICABackground and some things to considerVignettes California coastPueblo SouthwestMississippian/Lower Illinois River ValleyGeorgia BightTo sum upReferencesLIFE HISTORIES AND THE ARC OF TIMEThe past does not need us, but the future doesUniquely American history lessons from ancient healthTo sum upReferences
 
Found a mistake? Please highlight the word and press Shift + Enter  
Next >
 
Subjects
Accounting
Business & Finance
Communication
Computer Science
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environment
Geography
Health
History
Language & Literature
Law
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Political science
Philosophy
Psychology
Religion
Sociology
Travel