Canal-U

Mon compte
Université Toulouse-Jean Jaurès (Toulouse II-le Mirail)

Analysis of Artefact Form: the application of morphometric methods to archaeology / Renata Pedroso de Araujo


Copier le code pour partager la vidéo :
<div style="position:relative;padding-bottom:56.25%;padding-top:10px;height:0;overflow:hidden;"><iframe src="https://www.canal-u.tv/video/universite_toulouse_ii_le_mirail/embed.1/analysis_of_artefact_form_the_application_of_morphometric_methods_to_archaeology_renata_pedroso_de_araujo.61575?width=100%&amp;height=100%" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height: 100%;" width="550" height="306" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen scrolling="no"></iframe></div> Si vous souhaitez partager une séquence, indiquez le début de celle-ci , et copiez le code : h m s
Contacter la chaine
J’aime
Imprimer
partager facebook twitter

Analysis of Artefact Form: the application of morphometric methods to archaeology / Renata Pedroso de Araujo

Analysis of Artefact Form: the application of morphometric methods to archaeology / Renata Pedroso de Araujo, in colloque "1st Virtual Conference for Women Archaeologists and Paleontologists. Nouveaux apports à l’étude des populations et environnements passés" organisé par le laboratoire Travaux et Recherches Archéologiques sur les Cultures, les Espaces et les Sociétés (TRACES) de l’Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès et le laboratoire Paléontologie Évolution Paléoécosystèmes (PALEVOPRIM) de l'Université de Poitiers, sous la responsabilité scientifique de Julie Bachellerie, Ana Belén Galán López (Traces), Émilie Berlioz et Margot Louail (Palevoprim). Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, 8-9 mars 2021. [Conférence enregistrée à distance].
Session 3 : Exploitation of natural resources and raw materials, subsistence strategies.

This presentation will verse on the subject and methods used in my doctoral research project. I am currently developing research in Brazilian archaeology, with a project aiming to contribute to the understanding of the occupation processes of southeastern Brazil by hunter-gatherer groups during the Holocene. More specifically, this research focusses on the State of São Paulo, concentrating on the study of two classes of formal lithic artefacts, namely bifacial projectile points and unifacial, plane-convex scrapers. The scope of the research is to characterize the diversity of the southeastern Brazilian lithic industries by means of a morphometric approach, in order to explore the differences or similarities in the 2 characteristics of bifacial points and unifacial artefacts of São Paulo territory in relation to these same artefact classes found in the south (Umbu Tradition, with bifacial points) and in the midwest and part of the northeast of the country (Itaparica Tradition, with unifacial artefacts). These data will be theoretically interpreted in light of the assumptions of Cultural Transmission Theory, aiming the proposal of hypotheses related to the scenarios of regional settlement, territory delineation and cultural contact, and relating these scenarios to the population dynamics of these human groups throughout the Holocene. The endeavors for application of morphometric methods to the morphological analysis of material culture is fairly new –a little more than a decade– and it has been gaining more interest among archaeologists as an effective, quantitative and complementary approach to the more disseminated technological analyses, mainly regarding lithic artefacts. This project has not yielded research results so far, so the idea for this occasion is to present results of recent morphometric works applied to lithic studies in Brazil and to introduce the morphometric approach as a promising method of analysis in archaeological studies.

 

commentaires


Ajouter un commentaire Lire les commentaires
*Les champs suivis d’un astérisque sont obligatoires.
Aucun commentaire sur cette vidéo pour le moment (les commentaires font l’objet d’une modération)
 

Dans la même collection

 Sensivity analysis to morphological changes of the shoulder joint: application to percussion gestures during Oldowan debitage / Alicia Blasi-Toccacceli
 "Ouranopithecus macedoniensis" (late Miocene, Greece): analysis of mandibular fragments using 3D geometric morphometrics / Melania Ioannidou
 Comminution capabilities of extant and fossil anthropoids during molar intercuspation: a preliminary experiment using a chewing simulator / Axelle E. C. Walker
 New sperm whale cranium from the late Miocene and a revised family attribution for the small crown physeteroid "Thalassocetus" / Apolline Alfsen
 What is shaping the brain? A perspective on brain size evolution in carnivorans / Margot Michaud
 Postnatal shape changes in the rodent mandible at a macroevolutionary scale / Morgane Dubied
 Cranial vault healing in modern humans: input of archaeological and clinical data / Aliénor Lepetit
 A transdisciplinary approach to reconstruct the Nilotic socio-ecosystem in Luxor west bank during the Ptolemaic period (3rd-1st centuries BC.) / Giulia Nicatore
 From monoliths to megaliths: a new approach on the megalithic burials of southwestern France / Boscus Sarah
 Tracing Human Ancestral Migration from its Symbiotic Bacteria / Alexia Nguyen Trung
 Foragers and their symbolic landscape. Understanding the role of rock art in the territoriality of Later Stone Age Matobo populations / Léa Jobard
 Towards a tracking of past bird seasonal migrations through geological times: what could isotopes tell us? / Anaïs Duhamel
 Study of human group behaviors during the Last Glacial Maximum in the east Carpathian area from zooarchaeological remains / Laëticia Demay
 From sooty speleothems analysis to the study of occupation dynamics of caves by prehistoric societies / Ségolène Vandevelde
 An analysis of Iron Age Scottish wetland deposition practices /Tiffany Treadway
 Gender Trouble: towards a deconstruction of binarity in archaeology / Laura Mary
 “Feeling at home”: integration of Polynesian women inside pre-existing societies of Vanuatu (Melanesia) / Wanda Zinger
 Study on the origins of iron metallurgy in North-East Madagascar (11th-16th century): Reinvention or technology transfer? / Mélissa Morel
 Identification of embalming material of bird mummies through molecular and compound-specific δ13C analyses / Alex Malergue
 New insights into the study of past populations: archeozoology and cementochronology in the Middle Palaeolithic / Audrey Roussel
 Neanderthal facing climatic disruptions of the MIS 4 in southwestern France: between cynegetic choices and environmental constraints / Christelle Dancette
 Retouched bone tools: which place in Neanderthal technical systems? / Emma Bernard
 The middle triassic palaeoflora of monte Prà della Vacca / Kühwiesenkopf (NE Italy)-new investigations / Giuseppa Forte
 Revising the microvertebrates from the Palaeolithic site of Kalamakia (Mani Peninsula), Greece / Kolendrianou Maria
FMSH
 
Facebook Twitter
Mon Compte