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Skeletal biology in the Great Plains : migration, warfare, health, and subsistence

Author: Douglas W Owsley; Richard L Jantz
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1994.
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Genre/Form: Congresses
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Skeletal biology in the Great Plains.
Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)655191093
Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas W Owsley; Richard L Jantz
ISBN: 1560980931 9781560980933
OCLC Number: 23461964
Notes: Papers from a symposium held Mar. 19-21, 1989 at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Description: xii, 415 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Integrative approach to Great Plains skeletal biology / Douglas W. Owsley and Richard L. Jantz --
Archaeological context of human skeletons in the northern and central plains / Donald J. Blakeslee --
Southern plains cultural complexes / Robert L. Brooks --
Northern plains woodland mortuary practices / J. Signe Snortland --
Descriptive methodology in paleopathology / Donald J. Ortner --
1837-1838 smallpox epidemic on the Upper Missouri / Michael K. Trimble --
Desease profiles of archaic and woodland populations in the northern plains / John A. Williams. Endemic treponematosis in prehistoric western Iowa / S.J. Schermer, A.K. Fisher, and D.C. Hodges --
Respiratory disease among protohistoric and early historic plains Indians / Marc A. Kelley, Sean P. Murphy, Dianne R. Levesque, and Paul S. Sledzik --
Otitis media, mastoiditis, and infracranial lesions in Two Plains Indian children / Robert W. Mann, Douglas W. Owsley, and Karl J. Reinhard --
Interproximal grooves, toothaches, and purple coneflowers / P. Willey and Jack L. Hofman --
Skeletal injuries of pioneers / George W. Gill --
Social, historical, and functional dimensions of skeletal variation / Richard L. Jantz. Relationships of the woodland period on the northern and central plains: the craniometric evidence / Patrick J. Key --
White traders in the Upper Missouri: evidence from the Swan Creek Site / Richard L. Jantz and Douglas W. Owsley --
Ostological evidence for distinct social groups at the Leavenworth site / John E. Byrd and Richard L. Jantz --
Metric variation in the supraorbital region in northern plains Indians / Maria S. Cole and Theodore M. Cole --
Size and shape of the femur and tibia in northern plains Indians / Theodore M. Cole --
Biomechanical analysis of northern and southern plains femora: behavioral implications / Christopher Ruff. Growth and dental development in Arikara children / Richard L. Jantz and Douglas W. Owsley --
Stable isotopes on the plains: vegetation analyses and diet determinations / Larry L. Tieszen --
Stable isotope analysis and subsistence patterns at the Sully Site / Noreen Tuross and Marilyn L. Fogel --
Antelope Creek phase subsistence: the bone chemistry evidence / Judith A. Habicht-Mauche, Alytia A. Levendosky, and Margaret J. Schoeninger --
Clayton A. Robarchek --
Warfare on the southern plains / Robert L. Brooks --
Women's roles in plains Indian warfare / John C. Ewers. Warfare in coalescent tradition populations of the northern plains / Douglas W. Owsley --
Osteology of the Fay Tolton Site: implications for warfare during the initial Middle Missouri variant / Sandra E. Hollimon and Douglas W. Owsley --
Evidence of warfare the Heerwald Site / Dana L. Bovee and Douglas W. Owsley --
Culturally modified human bones from the Edwards I Site / Douglas W. Owsley, Robert W. Mann, and Timothy G. Baugh --
Cutmarks and perimortem treatment of skeletal remains on the northernn plains / Sandra L. Olsen and Pat Shipman --
Overview of Great Plains human skeletal biology / Douglas H. Ubelaker.
Responsibility: edited by Douglas W. Owsley and Richard L. Jantz.

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