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Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives

Sex, Gender, and Archaeology

by Rosemary A. Joyce

  • 361 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10416938M
    ISBN 100500051534
    ISBN 109780500051535

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Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives Blog at The first half of Ancient Lives covers the basic principles, methods, and theoretical approaches of archaeology. The second half is devoted to a summary of the major developments of human prehistory: the origins of humankind and the archaic world, the origins and spread of modern humans, the emergence of food production, and the beginnings of.

In Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives, I draw on my own work on Classic Maya sex/gender in Chapter 3, which deals centrally with sexuality in hierarchical addition to asking students to read Chapter 3 in the book, I selected a group of articles that all explore the way idealized, sexualized bodies were represented in Maya art.

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: ancient bodies. Skip to main content. Try Prime All Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. New From Oxbow Books. A lively introduction to the ways in which archaeology can elucidate the lives and beliefs of ancient peoples that inhabited the land in which the Bible was written.

Discusses key research issues concerning hunting, herding and early agriculture through the analysis of zoological and archaebotanical remains. New in paperback.

Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives is a book published in by Thames and Hudson. A product of my teaching an interdisciplinary course, “Archaeology of Sex and Gender”, in Berkeley’s Discovery Course program, the book is an experiment in making archaeological knowledge available to others interested in teaching about sex and gender, from anthropological, historical, archaeology, and gender studies.

Joyce’s Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives provides an engaging introduction to the topic of sex and gender in the past, offering insights into the struggles and achievements made by archaeologists in their interpretations of gender, sex, and identity.

Joyce’s writing style is fluid, interesting, and accessible, and the text is accompanied by good-quality photographs and illustrations. The book concludes by considering the relevance of what ancient bones reveal for people today.

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Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz. Ancient Bodies, Modern Lives How Evolution Has Shaped Women's Health Wenda Trevathan, Ph.D. In Ancient Bodies, Modern Lives, anthropologist Wenda Trevathan explores a range of women's health issues, with a specific focus on reproduction, that may be viewed through an evolutionary han illustrates the power and potential of examining the human life cycle from an evolutionary.

"Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives" is a concise examination of gender, sexuality and the family in ancient societies. The author draws on a wealth of recent studies, revealing the story of sexual identities across a vast span of time to be a diverse and compelling.

Despite Joyce’s efforts “to communicate the actual excitement of this research,” the book’s tone remains dry, which makes it an unlikely choice for non-scholars. Nevertheless, Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives reflects a critical shift in the way we understand gender, in the past and : Jacquelyn Lewis.

Ranging from the earliest European hunters who created the first human images known to us alm years ago to the lives of men and women from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries who seldom appear in conventional histories, Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives explores how men and women have represented sexual differences, and lived lives shaped in part by those differences/5(61).

Request PDF | On Jan 1,Rosemary A. Joyce and others published Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.Format Book Published New York: Thames & Hudson, c Language English ISBN (hbk.), (hbk.) Summary Rosemary Joyce draws on recent studies that reveal the history of sexual identities to be a diverse and compelling one, offering profound challenges to modern stereotypes and assumptions.

An article in the Mexican newspaper La Cronica de Hoy reported last Thursday on a new book being presented in Mexico this week, The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court: Reflections on the Murals of Bonampak. Written by art historians Mary Ellen Miller and Claudia Brittenham, the book builds on a long-term project by Miller using infrared photography to clarify details of the incredibly well.