• Sociology, Medicine
  • Published in
    American journal of physical…
    2004
  • DOI:10.1002/ajpa.10271

Reconstructing relationships among mortality, status, and gender at the Medieval Gilbertine Priory of St. Andrew, Fishergate, York.

@article{Sullivan2004ReconstructingRA,
  title={Reconstructing relationships among mortality, status, and gender at the Medieval Gilbertine Priory of St. Andrew, Fishergate, York.},
  author={Amy Sullivan},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2004},
  volume={124 4},
  pages={
          330-45
        }
}
The varied relationships among status, gender, and mortality are complex, historically produced phenomena that shape people's lives and deaths in socially meaningful ways. Paleodemographic analysis coupled with acute sensitivity to site-specific context has the potential to move us toward a greater understanding of these experiences in the past. After considering the potential effects of migration and fertility on the age-at-death profiles of adult individuals interred at the Gilbertine Priory… CONTINUE READING

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