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Mortuary Practice

Known as: Mortuary Practices, Practice, Mortuary, Practices, Mortuary 
Activities associated with the disposition of the dead. It excludes cultural practices such as funeral rites.
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2016
2016
Iron Age (c. 700 BCe43AD) funerary practice has long been a focus of debate in British archaeology. Formal cemeteries are rare… Expand
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2016
2016
In ancient Egypt, words had magical power. Inscribed on tombs and temple walls, coffins and statues, or inked onto papyri… Expand
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2015
2015
RATIONALE Strontium isotopes ((87) Sr/(86) Sr) are used in archaeological and forensic science as markers of residence or… Expand
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2006
2006
The human skeletal remains from the Neolithic chambered cairn of Isbister, Orkney have recently been re-examined to test the… Expand
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2004
2004
Les chasseurs-cueilleurs hierarchises se distinguent des chasseurs egalitaires ou generalistes par un acces non egalitaire aux… Expand
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1998
1998
Abstract Recent research on both old and new excavation data from Anglo‐Saxon burial sites reveals a widespread and frequent… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mortuary rituals, specifically secondary mortuary practices with the socially sanctioned removal of all or some parts of the… Expand
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1991
Review
1991
Kuru and the transmissible virus dementias Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) and Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker syndrome (GSS… Expand
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1975
1975
Abstract Recent cross‐cultural studies of ethnographically recorded mortuary procedures indicate that variations in the form of… Expand
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