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Recent Publications: Plemons Co-Authors WPATH Recommendations

Assistant Professor Eric Plemons is co-author of a recently published set of recommendations to the World Professional Association for Transgender Health on the status of facial feminization surgery. The recommendations, principally authored by Plemons’s surgeon colleagues, are intended to shape the next edition of the WPATH’s Standards of Care. Read the recommendations here.

Recent Publications: Plemons Article in Medical Anthropology

Assistant Professor Eric Plemons’ article on scientific and aesthetic approaches to assessing and producing "femininity" in facial feminization surgery has appeared in online-first in the journal Medical Anthropology. Read “Formations of Femininity: Science and Aesthetics in Facial Feminization Surgery” now. (Anthro News Digest issue 5/19/2017)

Recent Publications: Soren Article Featured by World Archaeology

World Archaeology magazine has selected one of Regents’ Professor David Soren’s articles for world-wide circulation on World Malaria Day because it is one of the articles “which have had a significant impact in malaria research since publication,” according to Daniel Pullin, Content Coordinator for Taylor & Francis Group. The articles are garnering citations by major researchers in the field of malaria studies. The committee added that the group of articles were... Read more

Recent Publications: Reineke and Anderson in American Anthropologist

SOA alumni Bruce Anderson (Ph.D., Arizona 1998) and Robin Reineke (Ph.D. Arizona, 2016) are among the co-authors of a recent article in American Anthropologist, titled, “Temporal Patterns of Mexican Migrant Genetic Ancestry: Implications for Identification.” The researchers, including Cris Hughes, Bridget Algee-Hewet, and Elizabeth Clausing, in addition to Anderson and Reineke, analyzed STR DNA from both identified and unidentified deceased... Read more

Recent Publications: Stoll in Prehistoric Games Volume

Ph.D. candidate Marijke Stoll has a chapter in the forthcoming volume (May 2017) Prehistoric Games of North American Indians: Subarctic to Mesoamerica, edited by Barbara Voorhies (UC-Santa Barbara). Her chapter, written with co-author David S. Anderson (Roanoke College), focuses on the communal role of the Mesoamerican ballgame, using new data from Southeastern Oaxaca and Northern Yucatan. An abstract of the book reads:

“Prehistoric Games of North American Indians is... Read more

Recent Publications: Hopkins et al. Publish Chapter

Maren P. Hopkins (B.A. 2003; M.A. 2012), Stewart B. Koyiyumptewa (B.A. 1999), Saul L. Hedquist (Ph.D. candidate), T.J. Ferguson (Professor), and Chip Colwell (B.A. 1996) have co-authored a book chapter entitled “Hopisinmuy Wu’ya’mat Hisat Yang Tupqa’va Yeesiwngwu (Hopi Ancestors Lived in These Canyons)” in Legacies of Space and Intangible Heritage; Archaeology, Ethnohistory, and the Politics of Cultural... Read more

Recent Publications: Roos and Ferguson Co-edit ASW Magazine Issue

Christopher I. Roos (Ph.D., 2008) and T. J. Ferguson (Professor) co-edited an issue of Archaeology Southwest Magazine (Vol. 30, No. 4) on “Fire Adds Richness to the Land, the Jemez FHiRE Project.” This issue summarizes the work of the Jemez Fire and Humans in Resilient Ecosystems Project (FHiRE), a three year long NSF-funded fire ecology study in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico. The issue contains several articles written by UA alumni, including... Read more

Recent Publications: The Winged

Kaitlyn Chandler, Wendi Murray, Maria Nieves Zedeño, Samrat Clements, and Robert James published The Winged: A Missouri River Ethno-ornithology (Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona No. 78). This book is the culmination of a multi-year, multi-sponsor project aimed at documenting the social world of people and birds among six Upper Missouri River ethnic groups. Purchase... Read more

Recent Publications: Visiting Scholars Douglass and Graves Publish Edited Volume

Visiting Scholars John Douglass and William Graves have recently published, with the University Press of Colorado (UPC), an edited volume on Spanish colonialism in the American Southwest. This volume, New Mexico and the Pimería Alta, takes a holistic approach with archaeological, ethnohistorical, historical, and landscape data to better understand how different forms of colonialism and indigenous political economies resulted in diverse outcomes for colonists... Read more

Recent Publications: New Book from Schiffer

Archaeology’s Footprints in the Modern World is the latest volume from Riecker Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Anthropology Michael Brian Schiffer. In answer to the question, “What is the social value of archaeological research to present-day society,” Dr. Schiffer offers forty-three global case studies to demonstrate archaeology’s many contributions to both science and society. Dr. Schiffer states:
I wrote this book with the expectation that it would... Read more