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Isotopic investigations of pastoralism in prehistory / edited by Alicia R. Ventresca Miller and Cheryl A. Makarewicz.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018.
  • ©2018
Description:
viii, 163 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color) ; 31 cm.
Series:
  • Themes in contemporary archaeology ; v. 4. [More in this series]
  • Themes in contemporary archaeology ; volume 4
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Isotopic approaches to pastoralism in prehistory : diet, mobility, and isotopic reference sets / Alicia R. Ventresca Miller and Cheryl Makarewicz -- Understanding ephemeral pastoralist settlement sites in Eastern Africa : the potential of isotopes in cattle tooth enamel / Oliver Boles -- Investigating seasonal changes of cattle diet in terrestrial C3 biomes through the isotopic analysis of serially sampled tooth enamel / Christine Schuh -- Modeling modern surface water D18O to explore prehistoric human mobility / Alicia R. Ventresca Miller -- Modeling D18O variation in seasonal montane environments : implications for isolating vertical transhumance in ungulate enamel bioapatite / Taylor Hermes, Sarah Pederzani & Cheryl A. Makarewicz -- The pixelated shepherd : identifying detailed local land use practices at Chalcolithic Kösk Höyük, Central Anatolia, using a strontium isotope (87Sr/86Sr) isoscape / David C. Meiggs, Benjamin S. Arbuckle, Aliye Öztan, Paul D. Fullagar, and Philip A. Slater -- Tracing late Bronze Age pastoralists in the South Caucasus : a preliminary zooarchaeological and isotopic investigation from the Tsaghkahovit Plain, Armenia / Hannah Chazin -- Carbon and nitrogen isotopic evidence for sheep and goat pastoral management practices at Chalcolithic Kösk Höyük, Central Turkey / Cheryl A. Makarewicz, Benjamin S. Arbuckle, & Aliye Öztan -- Economic strategies at Bronze Age and early Iron Age upland sites in the North Caucasus : archaeological and stable isotope investigations / Corina Knipper, Sabine Reinhold, Julia Gresky, Andrej Belinskiy, & Kurt W. Alt -- Stable isotopes in pastoralist archaeology as indicators of diet, mobility and animal husbandry practices / Cheryl A. Makarewicz.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781138308589 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 1138308587 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
LCCN:
2017031424
OCLC:
1004512048
Other standard number:
  • 40027567053
Editor:
RCP:
C - S