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Owsley, Douglas

Curator of Biological Anthropology

Skeletal biology; forensic anthropology; historic populations in North America; North American Plains Indians; Polynesia.

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    • Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L. 2014. Kennewick Man: the scientific investigation of an ancient American skeleton. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Jodry, Margaret, Stafford, Thomas W., Haynes, C. Vance, Jr., and Stanford, Dennis J. 2010. Arch Lake Woman Physical Anthropology and Geoarchaeology, edited by Goebel, Ted. Texas A and M University Press. 2010
  • Chapter

    • Owsley, Douglas W., Bruwelheide, Karin S., Barca, Kathryn G., Reidy, Susan K., and Fleskes, Raquel E. 2018. "Lives Lost: What Burial Vault Studies Reveal about Eighteenth-Century Identities." In Bioarchaeological Analyses and Bodies: New ways of knowing anatomical and skeletal collections. Stone, Pamela K., editor. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature. In Bioarchaeology and Social Theory. 2018
    • Bruwelheide, Karin S., Owsley, Douglas W., Straube, Beverly A., and May, Jamie E. 2017. "Evidence for Early Seventeenth-Century Surgery and Dissection at James Fort, Virginia." in The Bioarchaeology of Dissection and Autopsy in the United States, edited by Nystrom, Kenneth C., 41-60. Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-26836-1_3 2017
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Barca, Kathryn G., Simon, Vicki E., and Gill, G. 2016. "Evidence for injuries and violent death." in Skeletal Biology of the Ancient Rapanui (Easter Islanders), edited by Stefan, V. H. and Gill, G. W., 222-252. Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139151856.013 2016
    • Jodry, Margaret A. and Owsley, Douglas W. 2014. "A new look at the double burial from Horn Shelter No. 2." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 549-604. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W. 2014. "Introduction: The scientific investigation of Kennewick Man." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 1-4. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Williams, Aleithea A., and Bruwelheide, Karin S. 2014. "Skeletal inventory, morphology, and pathology." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 139-186. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Schwarcz, Henry P., Stafford, Thomas W., Knyf, Martin, Chisholm, Brian, Longstaffe, Fred J., Chatters, James C., and Owsley, Douglas W. 2014. "Stable isotopic evidence for diet and origin." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 310-322. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Williams, Aleithea A., and Stafford, Thomas W. 2014. "Taphonomic indicators of burial context." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 323-381. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L. 2014. "Who was Kennewick Man?." in Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton, edited by Owsley, Douglas W. and Jantz, Richard L., 622-650. Texas A&M University Press. 2014
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Bruwelheide, Karin S., and Burgess, Laurie E. 2008. "Late-Nineteenth-Century Crow Mummies from Montana." in Skeletal Biology and Bioarchaeology of the Northwestern Plains, edited by Gill, George W. and Weathermon, Rick L., 77-93. The University of Utah Press. 2008
    • Owsley, Douglas W., Bruwelheide, Karin S., Burgess, Laurie E., and Billeck, William T. 2007. "Human Finger and Hand Bone Necklaces from the Plains and Great Basin." in The Taking and Displaying of Human Body Parts as Trophies by Amerindians, edited by Chacon, Richard J. and Dye, David H., 124-166. Springer. 2007

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