Essays about: "History and Archaeology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 205 essays containing the words History and Archaeology.

  1. 1. The Metallicity Structure of the Milky Way Halo II : Characterising the distant halo substructure

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Observationell astrofysik

    Author : Amanda Byström; [2022]
    Keywords : Milky Way; Galactic archaeology; halo; photometric metallicities; stellar catalogue; Gaia-Enceladus-Sausage; Sagittarius; Pristine survey; metallicity; Gaia mission;

    Abstract : The Milky Way galaxy, like all spiral galaxies, is surrounded by a roughly spherical distribution of stars called the halo. The halo was largely formed when the galaxy merged with smaller galaxies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mortuary practices and social stratification: Iron Age Luistari

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Emily Sara Nicole Suominen; [2022]
    Keywords : Luistari; History and Archaeology;

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  3. 3. Data Management and Publishing Behaviour in Academic Archaeology : A Study at the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History at Uppsala University

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Author : Frida Burén; [2022]
    Keywords : Archaeology; Research Data; Data Publishing; Data Management; Behaviour Analysis; arkeologi; forskningsdata; datapublicering; datahantering; beteendeanalys;

    Abstract : This study looks into researchers’ data management and publishing behaviours within archaeology by interviewing researchers in the field and data management and publishing specialists. It takes a socio-cultural perspective, and the aim is to gain an understanding of the elements influencing the decision to publish research data within the field and what the current publishing needs there are for researchers in archaeology. READ MORE

  4. 4. LÖDÖSEHUS: GEOPHYSICAL METHODS FOR DESCRIBING ARCHAEOLOGY AND NEAR-SURFACE GEOLOGY AT THE SITE OF A MEDIEVAL CASTLE IN LÖDÖSE, SW SWEDEN

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Fredrik Andersson; Tobias Möhl; [2021-09-21]
    Keywords : Near-surface geophysics; Ground-penetrating radar; Resistivity; Induced Polarization; Archaeology; Leached clay; Medieval castle; Lödösehus; Lödöse; Sweden;

    Abstract : Near-surface geophysics is a well established method for mapping the geological conditions in the subsurface. The use of geophysics is also a commonly used method in archaeological surveys, although traditionally not as much in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Out of Sight, Out of Mind. The ‘Social Death’ of Institutionalized Women and Children and the ‘Social Amnesia’ of Irish Society in the Twentieth Century, Depicted in Forensic Evidence from the Children's Mass Grave at a former Mother and Baby Home in Tuam, Co. Galway.

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    Author : Cecilia Ahl Falkensjö; [2021-02-26]
    Keywords : Dark heritage; social amnesia; social death; forensic archaeology; juvenile human remains; bioarchaeology; Irish state; Catholic Church; child abuse; human rights violation; Irish society; Irish media;

    Abstract : The twentieth century was a time of social and political changes. Victims of trauma, genocide, massacres and abuse in a largely Post-Colonial era would increasingly gain recognition and places of suffering, death and pain would become places of remembrance. READ MORE