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ADDYMAN, Peter Vincent (<i>born</i> 1939), Director, York Archaeological Trust, 1972–2002

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 300 words.

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Afar

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — African Studies.

Ethnic group found in parts of Djibouti, Eritrea, and Ethiopia, also known as Danakil, Denakil, and Adal.

Approximately 1.5 million people belong to the Afar ethnic group, mostly...

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AITKEN, Martin Jim (<i>born</i> 1922), Professor of Archaeometry, 1985–89, and Deputy Director, Research Laboratory for Archaeology, 1957–89, Oxford University; Fellow of Linacre College, Oxford, 1965–89

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 113 words.

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ALCOCK, Leslie (1925 - 2006), Professor of Archaeology, University of Glasgow, 1973–90, then Emeritus

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology. 222 words.

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ALDHOUSE-GREEN, Miranda Jane (<i>born</i> 1947), Professor of Archaeology, Cardiff University, 2006–13, now Emeritus

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 273 words.

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Allan, Richard Beecroft (<i>born</i> 1966), Director of European Public Policy, Facebook, since 2009

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Political History; Politics. 103 words.

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ANDERSON, John Kinloch (<i>born</i> 1924), Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of California, Berkeley, 1958–93, now Emeritus

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 155 words.

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Archaeology of Gender in Mesoamerican Societies

Rosemary A. Joyce.

in The Oxford Handbook of Mesoamerican Archaeology

September 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Archaeology by Region; Gender and Sexuality. 4213 words.

This article reviews studies on the archaeology of gender in Mesoamerica. Critical advances in the archaeology of gender in Mesoamerica include explorations of how status and age...

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Archaic and transitional hominins

in Human Evolution

November 2005; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Archaeology; Biological Sciences; Human Evolution. 3512 words.

‘Archaic and transitional hominins’ deals with creatures that almost certainly belong to the hominin clade, but which are still far from resembling modern humans. These hominins share more...

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ASTILL, Grenville George (<i>born</i> 1950), Professor of Archaeology, University of Reading, since 1999

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Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 199 words.

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