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Kpelle Children At Play, David F. Lancy 2015 Utah State University

Kpelle Children At Play, David F. Lancy

David Lancy

Although children’s play has been a relatively popular subject for anthropologists who study childhood, comprehensive studies of the entire play repertoire in a society are rare. One such study was carried out among the Kpelle people in the remote Liberian village of Gbarngasuakwelle four decades ago. A summary of that study reveals that Kpelle children have access to a rich store of traditional play-forms including make-believe, board-type games, active play, contests and folklore. A major finding affirmed that play, far from being the antithesis of work or a reversal of cultural ideals, fundamentally supports and affirms the child’s ...


Out Cold: A Case Study Of Human Skeletal Remains Demonstrating The Importance Of Site Context, Melissa Kidd, Audrey Rogers, Nicole Inghilterra, Beki Jumonville, Samantha H. Blatt 2014 Boise State University

Out Cold: A Case Study Of Human Skeletal Remains Demonstrating The Importance Of Site Context, Melissa Kidd, Audrey Rogers, Nicole Inghilterra, Beki Jumonville, Samantha H. Blatt

College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs Poster Presentations

When excavating human remains, the context of the site can be just as important in understanding the cause of death as the skeletal materials themselves. This research examines the implications of bioarchaeology and forensic contexts in the following case study. A site excavated in the 1980s presented a skeletonized individual with a rifle leaning against a tree. Later identified, this individual was a missing person who disappeared in the winter in the 1920’s. Due to the presence of the rifle, the location of the individual under the tree, and the missing cranium, the manner of death was initially assumed ...


Notes On Historical Archaeology, Iain C. Walker 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Notes On Historical Archaeology, Iain C. Walker

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Artillery Implements And Carriage Hardware: Fort Plain, New York, Wayne Lenig 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Artillery Implements And Carriage Hardware: Fort Plain, New York, Wayne Lenig

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Fort Nonsense, Edward S. Rutsch, Sally Skinner 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Fort Nonsense, Edward S. Rutsch, Sally Skinner

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Gunflints: Fort Michilimackinac, Lyle M. Stone 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Gunflints: Fort Michilimackinac, Lyle M. Stone

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Fort Stanwix, Dick Ping Hsu 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Fort Stanwix, Dick Ping Hsu

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Fort Bull, Gilbert Hagerty 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Fort Bull, Gilbert Hagerty

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


The Forts Of Oswego, Wallace F. Workmaster 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

The Forts Of Oswego, Wallace F. Workmaster

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


The Marquis De Vauban, Lee H. Hanson Jr. 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

The Marquis De Vauban, Lee H. Hanson Jr.

Northeast Historical Archaeology

No abstract is available at this time.


Editor's Message, 2014 SUNY Buffalo State

Editor's Message

Northeast Historical Archaeology

The editor's introduction to the volume.


Colonization And Mental Slavery: Global Poverty In Context, Kathleen Coleman 2014 Georgia State University

Colonization And Mental Slavery: Global Poverty In Context, Kathleen Coleman

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Bilingualism And Language Ideologies Among Colombian Asylees In Atlanta, Sara Betancur 2014 Georgia State University

Bilingualism And Language Ideologies Among Colombian Asylees In Atlanta, Sara Betancur

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


The Belo Monte Dam Complex And Its Effects On Indigenous Communities, Alexis Lynn Powers 2014 Georgia State University

The Belo Monte Dam Complex And Its Effects On Indigenous Communities, Alexis Lynn Powers

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Accessing The Empire: Cultural Citizenship And Belonging In The United States, Jeanette Cuevas 2014 Georgia State University

Accessing The Empire: Cultural Citizenship And Belonging In The United States, Jeanette Cuevas

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Lgbtq Palestinian And Israeli Communities: Analysis Of Divergent Discourses And Its Influencing Factors Among Lgbtq Communities Throughout The Land Of Palestine/Israel, Robert S. Andrews 2014 Georgia State University

Lgbtq Palestinian And Israeli Communities: Analysis Of Divergent Discourses And Its Influencing Factors Among Lgbtq Communities Throughout The Land Of Palestine/Israel, Robert S. Andrews

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Vikings And Metal: A History Of Vikings And Their Influences In Metal Music, Valeria Barkovskii 2014 Georgia State University

Vikings And Metal: A History Of Vikings And Their Influences In Metal Music, Valeria Barkovskii

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Sexual Dimorphism In First Maxillary And Mandibular Molar Of Humans, Brittany Mitchell 2014 Georgia State University

Sexual Dimorphism In First Maxillary And Mandibular Molar Of Humans, Brittany Mitchell

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Great Apes: A Study Of Human And Non-Human Primate Interactions In A Zoological Environment, Haley V. Sheehy 2014 Georgia State University

Great Apes: A Study Of Human And Non-Human Primate Interactions In A Zoological Environment, Haley V. Sheehy

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


Reconstructing The Dietary Signal Of The Primate Taxon Cercopithecoides Williamsi From The Plio-Pleistocene Caves Of South Africa, William Anderson 2014 Georgia State University

Reconstructing The Dietary Signal Of The Primate Taxon Cercopithecoides Williamsi From The Plio-Pleistocene Caves Of South Africa, William Anderson

Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference

No abstract provided.


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