Dr. Christine White
  Department of Anthropolgy     University of Western Ontario

Nile Valley Publications

Chapters in Books and Symposia

White, C.
1995 Diet reconstruction from Nubian mummy tissues: Evidence from stable carbon and nitrogen isotopes. In A. Aufderheide and R. Anton (Eds.), Proceedings of the First World Congress on Mummy Studies. Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Museo Arquelógico y Etnográfico de Tenerife. pp. 571-578

Articles in Refereed Journals

Schwarcz, H.P. and C.D. White
2004 The grasshopper or the ant? Cultigen-use strategies in ancient Nubia from C-13 analyses of human hair. Journal of Archaeological Science 31:53-62.

White, C., Longstaffe, F. and Law, K.
2004 Exploring the effects of environment, physiology and diet on oxygen isotope ratios in ancient Nubian bones and teeth. Journal of Archaeological Science 31:233-250.

Flannery, M.B., Stankiewicz, B.A., Hutchins, J.C., White, C., and Evershed, R.
1999 Chemical and morphological changes in human skin during preservation in waterlogged and dessicated environments. Ancient Biomolecules 3:37-50.

White, C., Longstaffe, F. and Law, K.
1999 Seasonal stability and variation in diet as reflected in human mummy tissues from the Kharga Oasis and the Nile Valley. Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Palaeoecology 147:209-222.

White, C. and Armelagos, G.J.
1997 Osteopenia and stable isotope ratios in bone collagen of Nubian female mummies. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 103:185-199.

White, C. and Schwarcz, H. P.
1994 Temporal trends in stable isotopes for Nubian mummy tissues. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 93:165-187.

White, C.
1993 Isotopic determination of seasonality of diet and death in ancient Nubian hair. Journal of Archaeological Science 20:657-666


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