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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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26
May
17
Cultural Heritage Fever in China: Discourse and Practices
Friday, 26th May 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Abstract: Since the UNESCO World Heritage Convention was ratified by China in 1985, the country has had fifty of its national sites inscribed as World Heritage. The ratification of the World Heritage...

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19
May
17
Patterns in the Past: Mulvaneys in heritage protection and the Dampier Archipelago
Friday, 19th May 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  A lavishly illustrated talk on the ancient petroglyphs of the Dampier Archipelago and the issue of heritage protection when 50,000 years of culture challenges 50 years of industry. Dr Ken...

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18
May
17
Fossils, skulls, and brains: bridging paleoneurology and medicine
Thursday, 18th May 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
The fossil record generally provides incomplete information on anatomical variation and, mostly when dealing with brain, it only deals with gross external morphology. Despite these limitations,...

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24
Mar
17
“Karajarri Cultural Database: reclaiming information and knowledge to inform land management and influence policy development”
Friday, 24th March 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
“Karajarri Cultural Database: reclaiming information and knowledge to inform land management and influence policy development” By Sam Bayley, Anna Dwyer, Mervyn Mulardy, Wynston Sesar-...

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23
Mar
17
The value of rarity in sexual behaviour
Thursday, 23rd March 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rob is a biologist curious about how variation in behaviour arises and is maintained in the face of selection. He will present some of his work on mate choice addressing how variation in secondary...

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17
Mar
17
Professor Brian Fagan - The Big Fish Come to Land - The History of Fishing
Friday, 17th March 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

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