Review Article

The Archaeology of Infancy and Childhood: Integrating and Expanding Research into the Past

Marshall Joseph Becker


Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome, by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi. Pp. xiv + 252, figs. 74. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2005. $80. ISBN 0-521-82026-x (cloth).

Coming of Age in Ancient Greece. Images of Childhood from the Classical Past, by Jenifer Neils and John H. Oakley. Pp. xvii + 384, figs. 421, chart 1. Yale University Press, New Haven 2003. $65 (cloth); $45 (paper). ISBN 0-300-09959-2 (cloth); 0-300-09960-6 (paper).

The Archaeology of Childhood: Children, Gender, and Material Culture, by Jane Eva Baxter. Pp. xi + 143, figs. 9. Altamira Press, Walnut Creek, Calif. 2005. $26.95. ISBN 0-7591-0332-1 (paper).

The Osteology of Infants and Children, by Brenda J. Baker, Tosha L. Dupras, and Matthew W. Tocheri. Pp. xiii + 178, figs. 134, tables 2. Texas A&M University Press, College Station 2005. $34.95. ISBN 1-58544-465-0 (paper).

DOI: 10.3764/aja.110.4.655