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Perspectives from a human-centred archaeology : Iron Age people and society on Öland

  title={Perspectives from a human-centred archaeology : Iron Age people and society on {\"O}land},
  author={Helene Wilhelmson},
  • Helene Wilhelmson
  • Published 2017
  • Geography
  • The objective of this study was to develop, test and evaluate a specifically defined interdisciplinary approach—the human-centred approach—as applied to a case study, Iron Age Oland. Four themes were selected to highlight different aspects of particular interest in Oland: taphonomy, diet, migration, and social organization. The uncremated human skeletal remains from Oland are the basis for this study. Different aspects of the bones, such as spatial distribution and chemical and physical… CONTINUE READING


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