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Surviving Childhood: Health, Identity, and Personhood in the Prehistoric American Southwest

Ann M. Palkovich

in Tracing Childhood: Bioarchaeological Investigations of Early Lives in Antiquity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049830
eISBN:
9780813050324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049830.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The concept of personhood offers insights about the deaths of three young children in a14th century ancestral Puebloan village. As innocents and individuals considered only partly leading an earthly ... More


Dissensus by Design

in Discipline and Debate: The Language of Violence in a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520269460
eISBN:
9780520952010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520269460.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter introduces the Sera Monastery in India and provides a context for appreciating debate's ritualized violence and mimetic power. It shows that at Sera Monastery, debate's drama, where the ... More


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