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Grid Enabling Quantitative Social Science Datasets-A Scoping Study
Aim of this Scoping Study The aim of this scoping study is to identify the key issues associated with Grid enabling a range of key quantitative datasets to support the development of e-SocialExpand
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Genetic Signatures of Coancestry within Surnames
Surnames are cultural markers of shared ancestry within human populations. The Y chromosome, like many surnames, is paternally inherited, so men sharing surnames might be expected to share similar YExpand
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Identification of the remains of King Richard III
In 2012, a skeleton was excavated at the presumed site of the Grey Friars friary in Leicester, the last-known resting place of King Richard III. Archaeological, osteological and radiocarbon datingExpand
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Changing Family Size in England and Wales: Place, Class and Demography, 1891-1911
Preface and Acknowledgements 1. Introduction 2. Locations for study 3. Studying locations 4. Infant and child mortality from the 1911 census 5. Fertility and fertility behaviour 1891-1911 6. TheExpand
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SURNAMES AND THE SEARCH FOR REGIONS
The parish has undeniably been an important point of reference for past populations.1 A place to worship, a place to wed, a centre of jurisdiction, and for those unfortunate enough to fall upon hardExpand
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Standardising and Coding Birthplace Strings and Occupational Titles in the British Censuses of 1851 to 1911
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We present a technique of standardising and coding textual birthplace and occupation strings in the censuses of England and Wales and Scotland, 1851–1911. Expand
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