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Prehistoric women’s manual labor exceeded that of athletes through the first 5500 years of farming in Central Europe

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Science Advances  29 Nov 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 11, eaao3893
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao3893

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vol. 3 no. 11

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  • Received for publication July 14, 2017
  • Accepted for publication November 1, 2017

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  1. Alison A. Macintosh1,*,
  2. Ron Pinhasi2 and
  3. Jay T. Stock1,3
  1. 1PAVE (Phenotypic Adaptability, Variation and Evolution) Research Group, Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3DZ, UK.
  2. 2Department of Anthropology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria.
  3. 3Department of Anthropology, Western University, London, Ontario N6A 3K7, Canada.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: am2028{at}


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