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A Concise Dictionary of Paleontology
A Concise Dictionary of Paleontology
Robert L. Carl...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This authored dictionary presents a unique glossary of paleontological terms, taxa, localities, and concepts, with focus on the most significant orders, genera, and species in terms of historical turning points such as mass extinctions. The book is a...
Ancestors, Territoriality, and Gods
Ancestors, Territoriality, and Gods
Ina Wunn; Davina...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This books sets out to explain how and why religion came into being. Today this question is as fascinating as ever, especially since religion has moved to the centre of socio-political relationships. In contrast to the current, but incomplete approac...
Ancient Engineers' Inventions
Ancient Engineers' Inventions
Cesare Rossi; Flavio...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book describes the inventions and designs of ancient engineers who are the precursors of the present. The period ranges mainly from 300 B.C. to 1600 A.D. with several exceptions. Many of the oldest inventions are documented by archaeological fin...
Ancient West Asian Civilization
Ancient West Asian Civilization
Akira Tsuneki; Shigeo...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book explores aspects of the ancient civilization in West Asia, which has had a great impact on modern human society—agriculture, metallurgy, cities, writing, regional states, and monotheism, all of which appeared first in West Asia during the t...
Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa
Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa...
Pedro Da-Gloria...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This groundbreaking volume presents, for the first time in English, a broad historical review of the researches carried out over 170 years in the region of Lagoa Santa, Brazil, one of the most important archaeological regions in the Americas. From th...
Archaeology of the Communist Era
Archaeology of the Communist Era
Ludomir R Lozny
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book contributes to better recognition and comprehension of the interconnection between archaeology and political pressure, especially imposed by the totalitarian communist regimes. It explains why, under such political conditions, some archaeol...
Aspects of Management Planning for Cultural World Heritage Sites
Aspects of Management Planning for Cultural World Heritage...
Simon Makuvaza
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Every site that is inscribed on the World Heritage List (WHL) must have a management plan or some other management system. According to the UNESCO Operational Guidelines, the purpose of a management plan is to ensure the effective protection of the n...
Atlas of Taphonomic Identifications
Atlas of Taphonomic Identifications
Yolanda Fernandez...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:The aim of the atlas is to provide images of taphonomic modifications, making it as comprehensive as possible with evidence presently available. This volume is intended both as a field guide for identifying taphonomic modifications in the field, and ...
Azokh Cave and the Transcaucasian Corridor
Azokh Cave and the Transcaucasian Corridor
Yolanda Fernández...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This edited volume describes the geology, stratigraphy, anthropology, archaeology, dating, taphonomy, paleobotany, paleontology and paleoecology of Azokh caves (also known as Azykh or Azikh). The chapters review exhaustively the key recent research o...
Bioarchaeological Analyses and Bodies
Bioarchaeological Analyses and Bodies
Pamela K. Stone
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This volume features bioarchaeological research that interrogates the human skeleton in concert with material culture, ethnographic data and archival research. This approach provides examples of how these intersections of inquiry can be used to consi...
Bioarchaeology of Impairment and Disability
Bioarchaeology of Impairment and Disability
Jennifer F. Byrnes...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:Over the years, impairment has been discussed in bioarchaeology, with some scholars providing carefully contextualized explanations for their causes and consequences. Such investigations typically take a case study approach and focus on the functiona...
Bioarchaeology of Women and Children in Times of War
Bioarchaeology of Women and Children in Times of ...
Debra L. Martin...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This volume will examine the varied roles that women and children play in period of warfare, which in most cases deviate from their perceived role as noncombatants. Using social theory about the nature of sex, gender and age in thinking about vulner...