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Early Europeans bottle-fed babies with animal milk — The Bioarchaeology of Childhood | Sian Halcrow

Published in Nature News and Views The foods used to supplement or replace breast milk in infants’ diets in prehistoric times aren’t fully understood. The finding that ancient feeding vessels from Europe had residues of animal milk offers a clue. … Continue reading

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Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past conference programme out now

We are delighted to announce the SSCIP 2019 Conference Programme hosted by the University of Sheffield. Also, for those of you who are yet to register, please note that registration is still open and will remain open until the 30th … Continue reading

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SSCIP sponsored session at the 84th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology

Post by Kirsty Squires and Esme Hookway Another year, another Society for American Archaeology (SAA) conference. This year the conference took place between 10th-14th April 2019 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past … Continue reading

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Childhood in the Past, volume 12 OUT NOW

Here is the editorial by Eileen Murphy for the most recent volume of CiP. Enjoy! Welcome to the spring issue of Volume twelve of Childhood in the Past, the journal of the Society for the Study of Childhood in the … Continue reading

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Registration NOW OPEN – Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past Conference

Rebels Without a Cause? Accessing and Exploring Adolescents/Adolescence in the Past 12th Annual Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past Conference Location: University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, U.K Dates:  30th October – 1st November 2019 Organisers: Dr Katie Hemer, Dr … Continue reading

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12th Annual Conference of the Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past

Rebels Without a Cause? Accessing and Exploring Adolescents/Adolescence in the Past 12th Annual Conference of the Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past Location: University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, U.K Dates:  30th October – 1st November 2019 Organisers: Dr Katie … Continue reading

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Call for papers at EAA 2019 for session on systemic approaches to juvenile funerary rituals.

Note that the deadline for this is fast approaching: 14th February  

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