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13
Oct
17
What is anthracology anyway? The potential of wood charcoal analysis for investigating the history of human-forests interactions in Oceania
Friday, 13th October 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Archaeobotany is a key method for understanding the long-term history of the human use of plants and the dynamics of human-environment relationships – including key archaeological questions...

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11
Oct
17
“Negotiating the child record” & “Co-producing The Danish Welfare Museum”
Wednesday, 11th October 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Jacob Knage Rasmussen Curator of Danish Welfare Museum Negotiating the child record When adult care-leavers read their own child records, they often become frustrated, not able to recognize or...

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06
Oct
17
The Spice Islands in Prehistory: New Data and Thoughts, 25 years later
Friday, 6th October 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Between 1991 and 1996, archaeologists from ANU and the formerly-named Pusat Penelitian Arkeologi Nasional in Indonesia undertook excavations in a number of sites (both caves and open sites) in the...

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05
Oct
17
What do we do when we dig up mass graves?
Thursday, 5th October 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Part of the Biological Anthropology Research Seminars 2017 Every thursday at 4PM

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21
Sep
17
Sexual selection and primate multilevel societies
Thursday, 21st September 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Part of the Biological Anthropology Research Seminars 2017 Every thursday at 4PM

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31
Aug
17
Human and primate adaptations to changing environments
Thursday, 31st August 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Part of the Biological Anthropology Research Seminars 2017 Every thursday at 4PM

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18
Aug
17
BOOK LAUNCH : Ten Thousand Years of Cultivation at Kuk Swamp in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea
Friday, 18th August 2017 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
This book is a landmark publication for ANU as it represents over 50 years of research into early agriculture in the highlands of Papua New Guinea. The archaeological site at Kuk Swamp in the...

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17
Aug
17
The crucial role of the early psychosocial environment in human reproductive developmental plasticity: an evolutionary perspective
Thursday, 17th August 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Part of the Biological Anthropology Research Seminars 2017 Every thursday at 4PM

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15
Aug
17
2017 Anthony forge Memorial Lecture - Lady Kintore’s Corroboree
Tuesday, 15th August 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dr Gaye Sculthorpe was a student of social anthropology in the first year course taught by Anthony Forge on his arrival at ANU in 1974. Completing further studies in anthropology, history and museums...

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27
Jul
17
The once forgotten child in bioarchaeology: developments in the field
Thursday, 27th July 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Part of the Biological Anthropology Research Seminars 2017 Every thursday at 4PM

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