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Response to the paper by Redfern and Clegg by Malin Holst

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JournalWorld Archaeology
DatePublished - 8 Jan 2018
Issue number5
Number of pages6
Pages (from-to)588-593
Original languageEnglish


In their paper, Redfern and Clegg draw attention to two key issues that have an adverse effect on English and Welsh osteological assemblages, including the commercial post-excavation analysis of human remains and academic research of human skeletons. This response to Redfern and Clegg’s paper is based on the experiences of these issues as a managing director of a commercial osteological company (York Osteoarchaeology Ltd) and as a lecturer in Bioarchaeology at the University of York and includes advice and suggestions from colleagues from both institutions.

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    Research areas

  • Skeleton excavation, biobanks, biomolecular analysis, community archaeology, reburial

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