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Tale of a Test Pit: The research history of a midden column from the Turkey Pen site, Utah
Presented at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Meeting. In 1972 R.G. Matson and a small crew excavated a dry, stratified midden at a Pueblo Cliff Dwelling site in Grand Gulch, as part of the Cedar Mesa Project. ...
Comments on the cultural resources of Area 6, San Juan County, Utah
Prepared for meeting organized by Senator Robert Bennett.
The Long Wait: African Migrant Communities and the Production of Local Identity in Istanbul, Turkey
For nearly twenty years Turkey has been a transit location for sub-Saharan African migrants traveling to Europe. The majority of African migrants cannot immediately proceed onward to Europe, and spend months or years in ...
SOCIAL LEARNING DURING MIDDLE CHILDHOOD AMONG AKA FORAGERS AND NGANDU FARMERS OF THE CENTRAL AFRICA REPUBLIC
Homo sapiens are uniquely characterized by a lengthy juvenile period we call childhood and a pronounced reliance on social learning for the acquisition of an adaptive behavioral repertoire, commonly referred to as culture. ...
Aggression, Aggregation, and Abandonment in Southwestern Prehistory
During the 12th and 13th centuries AD, and especially during the latter part of this time period, the various populations of Pueblo Indians of the Colorado Plateau began a process of abandonment. Gradually, they withdrew ...
Two Presentations Regarding Cultural Resource Management Issues on Public Lands in Southeastern Utah
These two presentations were made at meetings organized by Senator Robert Bennett of Utah to obtain input from interested parties regarding public lands management issues in southeastern Utah. The first presentation, made ...
Overweight and Obesity among Women in rural Dominica: Models of body fat, attitudes, and social networks
Globally, overweight and obesity represent major threats to public health as they put individuals at risk for the development of non-communicable diseases such as diabetes milletus and hypertension. Shifting lifestyles and ...
Report on survey conducted in 2009 in San Juan County, Utah Under BLM Permit no. 085025
The attached comprise two versions of a report on a survey conducted in San Juan County, Utah, in 2009. The initial version of the report was completed and submitted to the Bureau of Land Management in December 2011. An ...