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Bioarchaeology of East Asia : Movement, Contact, Health

Author: Ekaterina A Pechenkina; Marc Oxenham; Clark Spencer Larsen
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2013.
Series: Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past.
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Examines current understandings of human population histories, adaptations, dietary changes, and health variations within the geographical context of ancient east Asia.
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Bioarchaeology of East Asia.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2013]
(DLC) 2013007078
(OCoLC)806013210
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ekaterina A Pechenkina; Marc Oxenham; Clark Spencer Larsen
ISBN: 9780813045016 0813045010
OCLC Number: 848018032
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. Research on human skeletal biology in East Asia: a historical overview / Kate Pechenkina and Marc Oxenham --
2. Human ecology in continental and insular East Asia / Kate Pechenkina and Marc Oxenham --
Part 1: Biological indicators of population histories in East Asia --
3. The population history of China and Mongolia from the Bronze Age to the Medieval period (2500 BC-AD 1500) / Christine Lee --
4. Mongolian origins and cranio-morphometric variability: Neolithic to Mongolian Period / Tumen Dashtseveg --
5. A nonmetric comparative study of past and contemporary Mongolian and Northeast Asian crania / Erdene Myagmar --
6. Tuberculosis and population movement across the Sea of Japan from the Neolithic Period to the Eneolithic / Takao Suzuki --
7. Biological connections across the Sea of Japan: a multivariate comparison of ancient and more modern crania from Japan, China, Korea, and Southeast Asia / Michael Pietrusewsky --
8. Population dispersal from East Asia into Southeast Asia: evidence from cranial and dental morphology / Hirofumi Matsumura and Marc Oxenham. Part II. Community health. 9. Conflict and trauma among nomadic pastoralists on China's northern frontier / Jacqueline T. Eng and Zhang Quanchao --
10. Stresses of life: a preliminary study of degenerative joint disease and dental health among ancient populations of Inner Asia / Michelle L. Machicek and Jeremy J. Beach --
11. Dental wear and oral health as indicators of diet among the early Qin People: a case study from the Xishan site, Gansu Province / Wei Miao, Wang Tao, Zhao Congcang, Liu Wu, and Wang Changsui --
12. Yangshao oral health from West to East: effects of increasing complexity and contacts with neighbors / Kate Pechenkina, Ma Xiaolin, Fan Wenquan, Wei Dong, and Zhang Quanchao --
13. Life on the frontier: the paleopathology of human remains from the Chinese Early Imperial Taojiazhai Mortuary site / Zhang Jinglei --
14. Bioarchaeological perspectives on systemic stress during the agricultural transition in prehistoric Japan / Daniel H. Temple and Clark Spencer Larsen --
15. Change in the linear growth of long bones with the adoption of wet-rice agriculture in Japan / Kenji Okazaki --
16. Trauma and infectious disease in Northern Japan: Okhotsk and Jomon / Marc Oxenham, Hirofumi Matsumura, and Allison Drake --
17. A paleohealth assessment of the Shih-San-Hang site from Iron Age Taiwan / Liu Chin-Hsin, John Krigbaum, Tsang Cheng-Hwa, and Liu Yi-Chang --
18. Trajectories of health in early farming communities of East Asia / Kate Pechenkina, Ma Xiaolin, and Fan Wenquan --
19. East Asian bioarchaeology: major trends in a temporally, genetically, and eco-culturally diverse region / Marc Oxenham and Kate Pechenkina.
Series Title: Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past.
Responsibility: edited by Kate Pechenkina and Marc Oxenham ; foreword by Clark Spencer Larsen.

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