Explore the words cloud of the DOMESTICATION project. It provides you a very rough idea of what is the project "DOMESTICATION" about.
The following table provides information about the project.
|Coordinator Country||Finland [FI]|
|Total cost||1˙490˙915 €|
|EC max contribution||1˙490˙915 € (100%)|
1. H2020-EU.1.1. (EXCELLENT SCIENCE - European Research Council (ERC))
|Duration (year-month-day)||from 2018-02-01 to 2023-01-31|
Take a look of project's partnership.
The project will create new methodology for identification and interpretation of animal domestication, with a case study pertaining to reindeer domestication among the indigenous Sámi in northern Fennoscandia. Identification of early animal domestication is complicated due to the limited human control over the animals’ life cycles in early stages of domestication, leading to difficulties in interpreting morphological and genetic data, as well as in using traditional concepts and definitions of domestication. These problems are especially pressing in the study of reindeer domestication, characterized by very limited human control over animals. However, understanding reindeer domestication is important to local communities as well as to the scientific community due to central role of human-reindeer relation as a carrier of culture and identity among many peoples, including Sámi of northern Fennoscandia. As a novel approach, we propose a focus on interactional events between humans and animals as indications of domestication taking place. We will create methods aimed at identifying interactional events such as draught use and feeding, between reindeer and humans. The methodological package includes physical activity reconstruction through entheseal changes, pathological lesions and bone cross-sections, and analysis of stable isotopes as indicator of animal diet. These methods will then be applied for archaeological reindeer bone finds and the results will be checked against aDNA data to examine changing human-animal relationships among the Sámi. The project has a potential to break new ground in understanding animal domestication as human-animal interaction, a viewpoint pivotal in today’s human-animal studies. Moreover, the project has potential of methodological breakthroughs and creation of transferable methodology. The results will be relevant to local communities and researchers dealing with domestication, human-animal studies and colonial histories.
|Data Management Plan||Open Research Data Pilot||2019-06-06 15:59:43|
Take a look to the deliverables list in detail: detailed list of DOMESTICATION deliverables.
|year||authors and title||journal||last update|
Sirpa NiinimÃ¤ki, Nathaniel Narra, Laura HÃ¤rkÃ¶nen, Shinya Abe, Riku Nikander, Jari Hyttinen, Christopher J. KnÃ¼sel, Harri SievÃ¤nen
Do bone geometric properties of the proximal femoral diaphysis reflect loading history, muscle properties, or body dimensions?
published pages: e23246, ISSN: 1042-0533, DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23246
|American Journal of Human Biology||2019-09-17|
Matti T. Heino, Igor V. Askeyev, Dilyara N. Shaymuratova (Galimova),
Oleg V. Askeyev, Arthur O. Askeyev, Tom van der Valk, PatrÃcia PeÄnerovÃ¡, Love
DalÃ©n, Jouni Aspi
4000-YEAR-OLD REINDEER MITOGENOMES FROM THE VOLGA-KAMA REGION REVEAL CONTINUITY AMONG THE FOREST REINDEER IN NORTHEASTERN PART OF EUROPEAN RUSSIA
published pages: 179-184, ISSN: 2618-9488, DOI:
|ARCHAEÐžLOGY OF THE EURASIAN STEPPES 4/2019||2019-09-17|
LuulÃ¶ydÃ¶istÃ¤ vuorovaikutukseen â€“ Uusia nÃ¤kÃ¶kulmia poron domestikaatioon sekÃ¤ ihmisen ja poron vÃ¤lisiin suhteisiin
published pages: 30-38, ISSN: 0781-6790, DOI:
Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Matti T. Heino
Tangled Worlds: The Swedish, the SÃ¡mi, and the Reindeer
published pages: 260-282, ISSN: 1092-7697, DOI: 10.1007/s10761-018-0465-2
|International Journal of Historical Archaeology 23/1||2019-09-17|
Maria Lahtinen, Anna-Kaisa Salmi
Farming in the Extremeâ€”Animal Management in Late Medieval and Early Modern Northern Finland
published pages: 76-96, ISSN: 0066-6939, DOI:
|Arctic Anthropology 55(2)||2019-09-17|
Sirpa NiinimÃ¤ki, Hanna-Leena Puolakka, Anna-Kaisa Salmi
Covariation bone biomechanics and entheseal changes in reindeer long bones â€“ implication of activity?
published pages: , ISSN: , DOI:
|American Association for Physical Anthropology conference 2019 Abstract book||2019-09-17|
Are you the coordinator (or a participant) of this project? Plaese send me more information about the "DOMESTICATION" project.
For instance: the website url (it has not provided by EU-opendata yet), the logo, a more detailed description of the project (in plain text as a rtf file or a word file), some pictures (as picture files, not embedded into any word file), twitter account, linkedin page, etc.
Send me an email (email@example.com) and I put them in your project's page as son as possible.
Thanks. And then put a link of this page into your project's website.
The information about "DOMESTICATION" are provided by the European Opendata Portal: CORDIS opendata.