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The Archaeology of Pet Taxidermy (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Eric Tourigny.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Mortuary Monuments and Archaeology: Current Research" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. The 19th century is considered a watershed for changing human-animal relationships in North America and Europe. During this time, pets occupied increasingly central roles within households, animal welfare institutions became more widespread and animal breeding practices were standardized. In Victorian Britain, public pet...


Cosmic Order and Change in Pre-columbian Eastern North America (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Timothy Pauketat. Christopher Carr. Robert Hall. George Lankford.

The authors attempt to understand pan-continental cultural relationships as well as explain how cosmologies developed through time in the eastern Woodlands and Great Plains of North America. To do this, the authors deal with both the overall traditions of entire populations or time periods and specific, local expressions of these overall traditions.


Cosmology in the New World
PROJECT Santa Fe Institute.

This project consists of articles written by members of Santa Fe Institute’s cosmology research group. Overall, the goal of this group is to understand the larger relationships between cosmology and society through a theoretically open-ended, comparative examination of the ancient American Southwest, Southeast, and Mesoamerica.


The Flathead Indians of Montana (1937)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Harry Holbert Turney-High.

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Hopi of the Second Mesa (1935)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Ernest Beaglehole. Pearl Beaglehole.

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Notes on the Indians of the Fort Apache Region (1930)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Albert B. Reagan.

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The Role of Venus in the Cosmologies of Mesoamerica, the American Southwest, and the Southeast (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Polly Schaafsma. Ed Krupp. George Lankford. Mike Mathiowetz. Susan Milbrath.

This paper describes differing but related views of the meanings of Venus in Central Mexico, West Mexico, the U.S. Southwest, and the Eastern Woodlands.


Sawed Bones - Archaeological History of Autopsies in Finland (2019)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Ulla Moilanen. Anne-Mari Liira. Maija Helamaa. Heli Lehto. Kari Uotila. Kati Salo.

This is an abstract from the "Burial, Space, and Memory of Unusual Death" session, at the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. The 18-19th century laws and regulations in Sweden and Finland stated that an autopsy should be carried out in suspected criminal cases to determine cause of death. According to contemporary sources, non-anatomical autopsies were quite rare, and only performed to a distinct group of people: those who had committed suicide, died in hospital or...


The Social Life of the Blackfoot Indians (1911)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Clark Wissler.

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Social Life of the Crow Indians (1912)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Robert H. Lowie.

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