Kennewick Man

Kennewick Man

Author: Douglas W. Owsley

Publisher: Texas A & M University Press

ISBN: UCR:31210024302620

Category: Nature

Page: 669

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A thorough examination of the Kennewick Man human remains by forensic anthropologists, archaeologists, geologists, and geochemists reveals the secrets of one of the earliest human occupants of North America.
Kennewick Man
Language: en
Pages: 669
Authors: Douglas W. Owsley, Richard L. Jantz
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Texas A & M University Press

A thorough examination of the Kennewick Man human remains by forensic anthropologists, archaeologists, geologists, and geochemists reveals the secrets of one of the earliest human occupants of North America.
Kennewick Man
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Heather Burke, Claire E Smith, Dorothy Lippert, Joe E Watkins, Larry J Zimmerman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Kennewick Man, known as the Ancient One to Native Americans, has been the lightning rod for conflict between archaeologists and indigenous peoples in the United States. A decade-long legal case pitted scientists against Native American communities and highlighted the shortcomings of the Native American Graves and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), designed
Ancient Encounters
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: James C. Chatters
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-13 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Examines evidence about early visitors to North America predating the Native Americans, and describes the 1996 discovery of a skeleton near Kennewick, Washington, whose physical characteristics where unlike those of American Indians.
The Rise and Fall of the Caucasian Race
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Bruce Baum
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

The term “Caucasian” is a curious invention of the modern age. Originating in 1795, the word identifies both the peoples of the Caucasus Mountains region as well as those thought to be “Caucasian”. Bruce Baum explores the history of the term and the category of the “Caucasian race” more broadly
The Native Peoples of North America
Language: en
Pages: 487
Authors: Bruce Elliott Johansen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Covering Central America, the United States, and Canada, this book not only provides an introduction to the history of North American Indians, but also offers a description of the material and intellectual ways that Native American cultures have influenced the life and institutions of people across the globe.