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The 16th Annual Anthropology Convocation Ceremony will be Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 1:00 pm in ANTH 163.
April 23-27, 2014
UNM will be well-represented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology. More than 45 faculty members, students, and recent students in Archaeology as well as Evolutionary Anthropology and Ethnology will present papers or posters, and participate in panels and workshops at the largest conference of archaeologists in the US. Topics range from new imagining and analytical technologies such as LiDAR, geographic information systems and geophysical remote sensing, to the interaction of prehistoric groups with climatic and environmental changes, and the role of individuals and groups in creating and sustaining communities and societies across a range of regions including the American Southwest and Western North America, western Europe, east Asia, central America and Mexico.
Faculty members and graduate students in Anthropology at UNM published more than 90 papers, books, articles, abstracts, and reports or developed audio or visual materials in the year reported here. Included within this are five new books or monographs, and three new video and sound recordings.
This is a high level of publication with major journals represented including, Advances in Complex Systems, Aggressive Behavior, American Indian Culture and Research Journal, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Antipoda: Revista de Antropología y Arqueología, Antiquity, Archaeology Southwest, Arctic, Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Biodemography and Social Biology, Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana, Collaborative Anthropologies, Evolution and Human Behavior, Experimental Gerontology, Great Plains Quarterly, Hypertension, Journal of Archaeological Science, Journal of Human Biology, Journal of Human Evolution, Maternal and Child Nutrition, PLoS One, PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, Biological Sciences, Quaternary International, Religion, Brain, and Behavior, Trabajos de Prehistoria among others. Faculty, post-doctoral associates and research faculty are indicated by bold letters; graduate student or recent doctorates who are authors are indicated by bold italics.