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Ann L. W. Stodder and Ann M. Palkovich

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780813038070

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813038070.001.0001

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Reading a Life

Reading a Life

A Fourteenth-Century Ancestral Puebloan Woman

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(p.242) 16 Reading a Life
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The Bioarchaeology of Individuals
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Ann L. W. Stodder

Ann M. Palkovich

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813038070.003.0016

This chapter presents the osteobiography of a middle-aged woman from Arroyo Hondo Pueblo, a Pueblo IV Late Prehistoric site near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Permanent bone deformation due to early childhood rickets presented physical challenges as residual rickets to this woman throughout her life. The author discusses notions of physical impairment and “disability” as they may have been perceived by the inhabitants of this late prehistoric village.

Keywords:   Osteobiography, Arroyo Hondo, Residual rickets, Disability, Ancestral Pueblo

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