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The Resource Interacting with the dead : perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium, edited by Gordon F.M. Rakita ... [et al.]

Interacting with the dead : perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium, edited by Gordon F.M. Rakita ... [et al.]

Label
Interacting with the dead : perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium
Title
Interacting with the dead
Title remainder
perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gordon F.M. Rakita ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CC79.5.H85
LC item number
I58 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rakita, Gordon F. M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Undertakers and undertaking
  • Undertakers and undertaking
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Death
Label
Interacting with the dead : perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium, edited by Gordon F.M. Rakita ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-379) and index
Contents
  • Aubrey Cannon
  • Chiribaya political economy : a bioarchaeological perspective
  • Jane E. Buikstra ... [et al.]
  • Social dimensions of mortuary space
  • Wendy Ashmore and Pamela L. Geller
  • Section II,
  • Bodies and souls
  • Corrupting flesh : reexamining Hertz's perspective on mummification and cremation
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Forgetting the dead, remembering enemies
  • Section I,
  • Suzanne Oakdale
  • Mortuary "laying-in" crypts of the Hopewell site : beyond the funerary paradigm
  • A. Martin Byers
  • Mummies, cults, and ancestors : the Chinchorro mummies of the south central Andes
  • Sonia E. Guillén
  • Secondary burial practices in Hohokam cremations
  • Lane A. Beck
  • Excarnation, evisceration, and exhumation in Medieval and post-Medieval Europe
  • Estella Weiss-Krejci
  • Death and remembrance in Medieval France : a case study from the Augustinian monastery of Saint-Jean-des Vignes, Soissons
  • Theories, time, and space
  • Stephan Naji
  • Mortuary practices and ritual use of human bone in Tibet
  • Nancy J. Malville
  • Section III,
  • Sacrifice, violence, and veneration
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Understanding veneration and violation in the archaeological record
  • William N. Duncan
  • Bioarchaeology and taphonomy of mortuary ritual on the Sepik Coast, Papua New Guinea
  • Ann L. W. Stodder
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Were Nasca trophy heads war trophies or revered ancestors? : insights from the Kroeber collection
  • Kathleen Forgey and Sloan R. Williams
  • Human sacrifice and postmortem modification of the Pyramid of the Moon, Moche Valley, Peru
  • John W. Verano
  • Mortuary pathways leading to the Cenote at Chichén Itzá
  • Lane A. Beck and April K. Sievert
  • Putting the dead to work : an examination of the use of human bone in prehistoric Guam
  • Judith R. McNeill
  • Archaeology of death as anthropology
  • Douglas K. Charles
  • Mortuary analysis : a matter of time?
  • Robert William Chapman
  • Gender and agency in mortuary fashion
Control code
60742129
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 390 p.
Isbn
9780813028569
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005042318
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Interacting with the dead : perspectives on mortuary archaeology for the new millennium, edited by Gordon F.M. Rakita ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-379) and index
Contents
  • Aubrey Cannon
  • Chiribaya political economy : a bioarchaeological perspective
  • Jane E. Buikstra ... [et al.]
  • Social dimensions of mortuary space
  • Wendy Ashmore and Pamela L. Geller
  • Section II,
  • Bodies and souls
  • Corrupting flesh : reexamining Hertz's perspective on mummification and cremation
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Forgetting the dead, remembering enemies
  • Section I,
  • Suzanne Oakdale
  • Mortuary "laying-in" crypts of the Hopewell site : beyond the funerary paradigm
  • A. Martin Byers
  • Mummies, cults, and ancestors : the Chinchorro mummies of the south central Andes
  • Sonia E. Guillén
  • Secondary burial practices in Hohokam cremations
  • Lane A. Beck
  • Excarnation, evisceration, and exhumation in Medieval and post-Medieval Europe
  • Estella Weiss-Krejci
  • Death and remembrance in Medieval France : a case study from the Augustinian monastery of Saint-Jean-des Vignes, Soissons
  • Theories, time, and space
  • Stephan Naji
  • Mortuary practices and ritual use of human bone in Tibet
  • Nancy J. Malville
  • Section III,
  • Sacrifice, violence, and veneration
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Understanding veneration and violation in the archaeological record
  • William N. Duncan
  • Bioarchaeology and taphonomy of mortuary ritual on the Sepik Coast, Papua New Guinea
  • Ann L. W. Stodder
  • Gordon F. M. Rakita and Jane E. Buikstra
  • Were Nasca trophy heads war trophies or revered ancestors? : insights from the Kroeber collection
  • Kathleen Forgey and Sloan R. Williams
  • Human sacrifice and postmortem modification of the Pyramid of the Moon, Moche Valley, Peru
  • John W. Verano
  • Mortuary pathways leading to the Cenote at Chichén Itzá
  • Lane A. Beck and April K. Sievert
  • Putting the dead to work : an examination of the use of human bone in prehistoric Guam
  • Judith R. McNeill
  • Archaeology of death as anthropology
  • Douglas K. Charles
  • Mortuary analysis : a matter of time?
  • Robert William Chapman
  • Gender and agency in mortuary fashion
Control code
60742129
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 390 p.
Isbn
9780813028569
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005042318
Other physical details
ill., maps

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