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Coverage for grant RZ-255635-17

Archaeological Investigation of Hunter-Gatherer Aggregation and Movement in Prehistoric Jordan
Lisa Maher, University of California, Berkeley

Grant details:

Two American Scholars Analyze Hunter-Gatherer Site Kharaneh IV (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Saeb Rawashdeh
Publication: Jordan Times
Date: 8/3/2018

What ancient poop reveals about the rise and fall of civilizations (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Yasmin Anwar
Publication: UC Berkeley News
Date: 3/14/2019
Abstract: Description of project of graduate student AJ White.

Funeral Practices Pushed Back in Middle East Some 9,000 Years (Media Coverage)
Publication: Archaeology Magazine
Date: 2/17/2021
Abstract: News coverage of: 6Maher, Lisa A., Danielle A. Macdonald, Emma Pomeroy, and Jay T. Stock (2021). Life, death, and the destruction of architecture: hunter-gatherer mortuary behaviors in prehistoric Jordan. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. 61 101262.

A body burned inside a hut 20,000 years ago signaled shifting views of death (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Bruce Bower
Publication: Science News
Date: 2/16/2021
Abstract: Linking the dead with human-built structures may have brought the dead and living closer.