Editor’s Selections: Last Names, Death and Remembrance, Puberty, and Stray Pottery

Editor's Selections 11 Comments
By Krystal D'Costa

Krystal D'Costa Krystal D’Costa selects interesting and notable ResearchBlogging.org posts in the social sciences, including anthropology, research, and philosophy. She blogs about anthropology, technology, and urban life at Anthropology in Practice.

If you’ve been the path of  earthquakes or the hurricanes this week, hope you’re safe!

  • Should you or shouldn’t you take your husband’s last name after marriage? Though it seems a matter of personal preference, opinions are hotly divided. At The Jury Room Rita Handrich discusses a study that finds that women who take their husband’s last name are judged more harshly, and may make less money over their lifetime.
  • Treatment of the dead varies from culture to culture. Kristina Killgrove of Powered By Osteons reviews the idea of the extended burial and asks whether there is a resurgence in the practice of prolonged mourning and memorial.
  • Hormones can make you do all sorts of crazy things as a teen, but can they also increase your risk of death? At Inkfish, Elizabeth Preston discusses how the earlier onset of puberty coincides with risky behavior which can have dire consequences.
  • Nath of Imprints of Philippine Science asks, how did a Visayan pot get to Luzon? This discussion of a sole Visayan pot found in Calatagan walks readers through the process of analysis in trying to determine the origin of unusual pottery.

PSA: If you enjoyed the first installment of The Roman Archaeology Carnival, you may want to take a look at the second edition.

Was your post selected? Copy the text below and place it on your blog post to display a custom "Editor's Selection" icon!

Editor's Selection Icon<span style="float: left; padding: 5px;"><a href="http://researchblogging.org/news/?p=2892"><img alt="This post was chosen as an Editor's Selection for ResearchBlogging.org" src="http://www.researchblogging.org/public/citation_icons/rb_editors-selection.png" style="border:0;"/></a></span>

11 Responses to “Editor’s Selections: Last Names, Death and Remembrance, Puberty, and Stray Pottery”

  1. Sarah Silverman Says:
    January 10th, 2012 at 9:20 pm

    Write far more, thats all I have to say. Literally, it appears as although you relied on the video to create your point. You clearly know what youre talking about, why waste your intelligence on just posting videos to your blog if you could possibly be giving us something enlightening to read?

  2. Willie Iveson Says:
    March 7th, 2012 at 4:27 pm

    What’s Happening i am new to this, I stumbled upon this I have found It positively useful and it has aided me out loads. I hope to contribute & assist other users like its aided me. Great job.

  3. Ira Oates Says:
    March 7th, 2012 at 8:23 pm

    I precisely needed to thank you so much all over again. I’m not certain the things I might have tried without the entire ideas shown by you regarding that question. Entirely was a real fearsome setting for me, nevertheless encountering this professional way you dealt with it took me to jump over happiness. Now i am happier for this service and in addition wish you comprehend what a powerful job you are always putting in instructing the rest thru a blog. More than likely you haven’t come across all of us.

  4. Doreatha Northrop Says:
    April 24th, 2012 at 3:45 pm

    Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s really informative. I am gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this in future. A lot of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  5. Twila Freelove Says:
    June 26th, 2012 at 8:06 pm

    F*ckin’ awesome things here. I am very satisfied to look your article. Thank you a lot and i’m looking ahead to contact you. Will you please drop me a mail?

  6. androstenol pheromone Says:
    September 10th, 2012 at 2:42 am

    I really enjoyed your post and would like to know if I give a link back to your site if I can use your article on one of my website?

  7. tabletki poronne cena Says:
    April 11th, 2014 at 3:54 pm

    Good article. I absolutely appreciate this website. Keep it up!

  8. درب اتوماتیک شیشیه ای Says:
    August 5th, 2014 at 7:21 am

    hi my dear – hello you post is very thanks for
    مشاوره ازدواج
    درب اتوماتیک پارکینگ
    درب اتوماتيک
    آچیلان در
    درب اتوماتيک کرکره اي
    درب اتوماتيک شيشه اي
    درب اتوماتیک
    کسب درآمد
    جدیدترین اخبار روز ایران و جهان

  9. computer mouses Says:
    October 18th, 2014 at 10:51 pm

    sustain the good focus on your blog. I like it. Would use some other frequent updates, however am quite certain that you got better as well as other things you can do like we all do. :)

  10. Pinoy recipes Says:
    June 24th, 2015 at 11:42 pm

    I will always be a fan of ones posts. Thanks for writing. I will make sure another soon.

  11. Cvecara Beograd Says:
    September 30th, 2015 at 2:53 am

    Some truly superb information , Sword lily I discovered this.

Leave a Reply

Icons by N.Design Studio. Based on a theme by Ben Swift.
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in