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  • A Comparison of Paleo-Eskimo and Medieval Norse Bone Fat Exploitation in Western Greenland 

    Outram, Alan K (The University of Wisconsin Press, 1999)
    The importance of fat in the diet is outlined. The practice of rendering animal bones for their grease content is discussed. A methodology for identifying levels of bone fat exploitation, based upon the analysis of bone ...
  • Compositional data supports decentralized model of production and circulation of artifacts in the pre-Columbian south-central Andes 

    Lazzari, M; Pereyra Domingorena, L; Stoner, WD; Scattolin, MC; Glascock, MD; Korstanje, MA (National Academy of Sciences, 2017-05-01)
    The circulation and exchange of goods and resources at various scales have long been considered central to the understanding of complex societies, and the Andes have provided a fertile ground for investigating this process. ...
  • 政治实践中的“中华民族”观念 ——从立宪到革命中国的三种自治 

    Yin, Z (Guangzhou Academy of Social Sciences, 2016-03-06)
    This paper aims to elaborate the complexity of “national” recognition used in contemporary Chinese political contexts of “national self-determination” and “regional ethnic autonomy”. The historical subject of study is the ...
  • Conceptualising Climate Change Archaeology 

    Van de Noort, Robert (Antiquity, 2011-09-01)
  • Conceptualizing Medieval Book Collections 

    Hinton, TG (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2016-02-24)
    This article argues for a conceptual distinction between the practices and ideologies of institutional learning on the one hand (whose natural vehicle was Latin, the language of formal education) and those of a vernacular ...
  • Confucian ecological vision and the Chinese eco-city 

    Zhuang, Yue (Elsevier, 2015-06)
    “Living in harmony with nature” is the slogan of the Chinese government’s campaign against the environmental crisis and has become the target of many mega eco-city projects which have emerged in China during the last decade. ...
  • Conservative Party agents in Second World War Britain 

    Thorpe, Andrew (Oxford University Press, 2007)
    The Second World War placed great pressures on the machinery and personnel of all political parties. Conservatives formed the view that their own machine had been especially hard hit by the challenges of the war years, and ...
  • Contested identities: the dissonant heritage of European town walls and walled towns 

    Bruce, D.M; Creighton, O.H (Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), 2006-05)
    Town walls have always played a critical role in shaping the identities and images of the communities they embrace. Today, the surviving fabric of urban defences is a feature of heritage holding great potential as a cultural ...
  • Contested townscapes: the walled city as world heritage 

    Creighton, O.H (Routledge ( Taylor & Francis Group), 2007-09)
    Walled towns and cities feature prominently on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. But, while a fundamental guiding principle of the WHS list is that properties are designated for the benefit of all, these historic ...
  • Contextual Bible Study: Characteristics and Challenges 

    Cornwall, Susannah (Liverpool University Press, 2012)
    At the Modern Church conference in February 2011 I gave a presentation on Contextual Bible Study, with reference to a research project I undertook with Revd Dr David Nixon at the University of Exeter in 2010. In this project ...
  • Contra Eunomium III 10 – who is Eunomius? 

    Ludlow, Morwenna (Brill, 2014)
    This paper will first give an overview of the contents of CE III10, before commenting in more detail on Gregory’s characterisation of his opponent, Eunomius. I hope to show that an understanding of this feature in particular ...
  • Contra mortem, petimus scientiam: pain, tragedy, death and medicine in BLOK/EKO 

    Goldingay, Sarah (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2012-11)
    This article uses Howard Barker's play BLOK/EKO as a poetic lens through which to explore questions of pain in the twenty-first century. Like the play, it asks could poetry replace medicine? To do this it interrogates one ...
  • Convex and concave: conceptual boundaries in psychology, now and then (but mainly then). 

    Rylance, Rick (Cambridge University Press, 2004-09-01)
    My title is derived from G. H. Lewes's psychological magnum opus Problems of Life and Mind (1874–79). Lewes's image is a metaphor for the relation of mind to brain, or more generally of the mind to the nervous system: ...
  • Conwy: Living History 

    Creighton, O.H; Higham, R.A (BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2005-06)
    [INTRODUCTION] One of the best-preserved medieval walled towns anywhere in Europe, Conwy is set adjacent to its famous castle amidst spectacular natural scenery. Oliver Creighton and Robert Higham explore the turbulent ...
  • The cooking animal: Economic Man at the Great Exhibition. 

    Young, Paul K. F. (Cambridge University Press, 2008-06-12)
    When called upon to host a banquet celebrating the forthcoming Great Exhibition of 1851, the world's first display of international industry, the Mayor of York turned to the period's most renowned chef for the catering. ...
  • Cornesti-Iarcuri - a Bronze Age town in the Romanian Banat? 

    Harding, Anthony; Szenkmiklosi, A.; Heeb, B.; Heeb, Julia Maria; Krause, R.; Becker, H. (Antiquity Publications, 2011)
    A massive Late Bronze Age fortified settlement in Central Europe has been the subject of a new and exemplary investigation by excavation and site survey. This prehistoric enclosure, nearly 6km across, had a complex ...
  • Cornish cases and Cornish social history (review article) 

    Deacon, Bernard (University of Exeter Press, 2008)
  • Cornish identities and migration: a multi-scalar approach 

    Deacon, Bernard; Schwartz, Sharron (Blackwell Publishing, 2007-07)
    In this article we argue that theories of transnationalism have value in exploring the historical context of migration and that historical contexts help to shape such theoretical conceptualizations. Historians of migration ...
  • The Cornish paradox: ethnoregionalism in a hybrid territory 

    Deacon, Bernard (2003)
    This article addresses a gap in the literature on nationalism, the case of Cornwall. Cornish ethnoregionalism presents a paradox; a minority nationalist movement that has sustained itself politically for more than a half ...