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The proof is in the pudding: crop isotope analysis provides direct insights into agricultural production and consumption

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Stable isotope analysis of crop remains complements conventional isotope analysis of human and faunal bones, permitting a more holistic insight into subsistence practices in the past. Here, we demonstrate the insights that can be gained from crop isotope analysis by synthesising crop, faunal and human isotopic data from Linearbandkeramik villages, Late Neolithic lakeshore settlements and Early Iron Age sites in southwest Germany. As well as demonstrating the central role that plants played in...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1080/14614103.2018.1497832

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Sub department:
Archaeology Institute
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6716-8890
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Archaeology Institute, School of Archaeology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Routledge Publisher's website
Journal:
Environmental Archaeology Journal website
Publication date:
2018-07-16
Acceptance date:
2018-06-28
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EISSN:
1749-6314
ISSN:
1461-4103
Source identifiers:
859721
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pubs:859721
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uuid:dc55b927-bf8d-4572-b3fe-68804fc81f10
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pubs:859721
Deposit date:
2018-06-28

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