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The Resource Reading the body : representations and remains in the archaeological record, edited by Alison E. Rautman

Reading the body : representations and remains in the archaeological record, edited by Alison E. Rautman

Label
Reading the body : representations and remains in the archaeological record
Title
Reading the body
Title remainder
representations and remains in the archaeological record
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alison E. Rautman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CC72.4
LC item number
.R444 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rautman, Alison E
Series statement
Regendering the past
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social archaeology
  • Women, Prehistoric
  • Sex role
  • Sex differences
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Human body
Label
Reading the body : representations and remains in the archaeological record, edited by Alison E. Rautman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-267) and index
Contents
Introduction : diverse approaches to the study of gender in archaeology -- Writing the body in archaeology -- Sex, health, and gender roles among the Arikara of the Northern Plains -- Labor patterns in the Southern Levant in the Early Bronze Age -- Reconstructing the lives of South Etruscan women -- Gender in Inuit burial practices -- The status of women in predynastic Egypt as revealed through mortuary analysis -- The human form in the Late Bronze Age Aegean -- Deciphering gender in Minoan dress -- Fear and gender in Greek art -- Mississippian weavers -- Prehistoric and ethnographic Pueblo gender roles : continuity of lifeways from the eleventh to the early twentieth century -- And they said, let us make gods in our image : gendered ideologies in ancient Mesopotamia -- Beyond Mother Earth and Father Sky : ancient Egyptian beliefs about conception and fertility -- Female figurines in the European Upper Paleolithic : politics and bias in archaeological interpretation
Control code
41662474
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780812217094
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99033513
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Reading the body : representations and remains in the archaeological record, edited by Alison E. Rautman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-267) and index
Contents
Introduction : diverse approaches to the study of gender in archaeology -- Writing the body in archaeology -- Sex, health, and gender roles among the Arikara of the Northern Plains -- Labor patterns in the Southern Levant in the Early Bronze Age -- Reconstructing the lives of South Etruscan women -- Gender in Inuit burial practices -- The status of women in predynastic Egypt as revealed through mortuary analysis -- The human form in the Late Bronze Age Aegean -- Deciphering gender in Minoan dress -- Fear and gender in Greek art -- Mississippian weavers -- Prehistoric and ethnographic Pueblo gender roles : continuity of lifeways from the eleventh to the early twentieth century -- And they said, let us make gods in our image : gendered ideologies in ancient Mesopotamia -- Beyond Mother Earth and Father Sky : ancient Egyptian beliefs about conception and fertility -- Female figurines in the European Upper Paleolithic : politics and bias in archaeological interpretation
Control code
41662474
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780812217094
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
99033513
Other physical details
ill., maps

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