Archaeology (ARKEO)Arts and Sciences

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ARKEO 2201

Throughout most of the human career, people survived by hunting and gathering wild foods. The advent of food production is one of the most profound changes in (pre)history. This course examines the current ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ANTHR 2201

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9455ARKEO 2201  LEC 001

ARKEO 2465

"Heritage" typically conjures images of a glorified human past, and evokes sentiments of care for lost or endangered cultures that symbolize humanity's diversity. But heritage is also the foundation for ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ANTHR 2465NES 2565

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16665ARKEO 2465  LEC 001

ARKEO 2668

The course surveys the history and culture of pharaonic Egypt from its prehistoric origins down to the early first millennium bce. Within a chronological framework, the following themes or topics will ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NES 2668

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16188ARKEO 2668  LEC 001

ARKEO 2688

Under a Greco-Macedonian ruling dynasty, the Ptolemies, Egypt became a crossroads for the entire Mediterranean. Popular culture today remembers Ptolemaic Egypt best for the exploits of the famous queen ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: CLASS 2688NES 2688

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16156ARKEO 2688  LEC 001

  • 16159ARKEO 2688  DIS 201

  • 16160ARKEO 2688  DIS 202

ARKEO 2710

Some of our very best evidence for Roman art survives in the form of frescoes in Rome, Ostia and (especially) the area surrounding Pompeii. This course will take you through imperial palaces, rural villas, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 2710CLASS 2710

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16163ARKEO 2710  SEM 101

ARKEO 2846

Modern perceptions of Classical civilizations often stress those aspects of their cultures that are compatible with contemporary concepts of "rational thought." Certainly, Greek and Roman scholars did ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ANTHR 2846CLASS 2646NES 2546

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16141ARKEO 2846  LEC 001

  • 16142ARKEO 2846  DIS 201

  • 16143ARKEO 2846  DIS 202

ARKEO 3000

Undergraduate students pursue topics of particular interest under the guidance of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6758ARKEO 3000  IND 601

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    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  8854ARKEO 3000  IND 602

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  8855ARKEO 3000  IND 603

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    • Barrett, C

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  •  8856ARKEO 3000  IND 604

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    • Baugher, S

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  •  8857ARKEO 3000  IND 605

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    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  •  8858ARKEO 3000  IND 606

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    • Fiskesjo, M

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  •  8859ARKEO 3000  IND 607

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    • Gleach, F

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  •  8860ARKEO 3000  IND 608

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    • Gleason, K

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  •  8861ARKEO 3000  IND 609

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    • Henderson, J

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  •  8862ARKEO 3000  IND 610

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    • Jordan, K

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  •  8863ARKEO 3000  IND 611

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    • Khatchadourian, L

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  •  8864ARKEO 3000  IND 612

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    • Manning, S

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  •  8865ARKEO 3000  IND 613

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    • Monroe, C

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  •  8866ARKEO 3000  IND 614

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    • Monroe, L

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  •  8867ARKEO 3000  IND 615

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    • Platt, V

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  •  8868ARKEO 3000  IND 616

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    • Rebillard, E

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  •  8869ARKEO 3000  IND 617

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    • Russell, N

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  •  8870ARKEO 3000  IND 618

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    • Smith, A

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  •  8871ARKEO 3000  IND 619

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    • Strauss, B

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  •  8872ARKEO 3000  IND 620

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    • Volman, T

ARKEO 3130

Myths are traditional tales. Their authority becomes apparent in that they were constantly adapted to changing social, political, cultural, etc. conditions. Although this seems to be a widely accepted ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 3230CLASS 3727

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16183ARKEO 3130  LEC 001

ARKEO 3235

Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains from archaeological sites. Like forensic scientists at the scene of the crime, bioarchaeologists search for clues embedded in human bone and mummified tissues ... view course details

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  • 17059ARKEO 3235  LEC 001

ARKEO 3662

This course continues to expose students to the earliest written language, Sumerian, begun in Sumerian Language and Culture I. It also tackles important historical and cultural questions of third millennium ... view course details

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  • 16595ARKEO 3662  SEM 101

ARKEO 3710

The Eastern Mediterranean is an ecologically diverse and varied landscape with a rich cultural heritage for studying long-term human-environmental interactions.  In this course we will explore how human ... view course details

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  • 16306ARKEO 3710  LEC 001

ARKEO 3738

Have you ever been asked 'who are you' or 'which group do you belong to'? You would have noted how the answer shifts according to who is asking, in which context, etc. While everyone is unique, the possible ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CLASS 3738RELST 3738

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16958ARKEO 3738  SEM 101

ARKEO 3800

This course offers a survey of the art and culture of China, from the Neolithic period to the 20th century. We begin with an inquiry into the meaning of national boundaries and the controversy of the Han ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ARTH 3800ASIAN 3383

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16177ARKEO 3800  LEC 001

ARKEO 4235

"Res ipsa loquitur" -- the thing speaks for itself. This common expression captures a widespread belief about objects' roles in human lives, but "hearing" what objects have to say is actually a complex ... view course details

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  • 17032ARKEO 4235  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: junior standing or higher, and at least one course in Anthropology or Archaeology.

ARKEO 4264

This course follows from last semester's Zooarchaeological Method. We will shift our emphasis here from basic skills to interpretation, although you will continue to work with archaeological bones. We ... view course details

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  • 17045ARKEO 4264  SEM 101

ARKEO 4517

For almost two thousand years the synagogue has been the focal point of Jewish life and identity. It has been the most prominent of Jewish buildings, for Jews and non-Jews. Thousands of synagogues have ... view course details

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  • 16650ARKEO 4517  SEM 101

ARKEO 4550

The Phoenicians have long been an enigma, a people defined by distant voices. Originating from present-day Lebanon, they were Semitic speakers, renowned seafarers and transmitters of an innovative alphabet ... view course details

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  • 16582ARKEO 4550  SEM 101

ARKEO 4981

Independent work under the close guidance of a faculty member. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6757ARKEO 4981  RSC 701

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    • Staff

ARKEO 4982

The student, under faculty direction, will prepare a senior thesis. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6756ARKEO 4982  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

ARKEO 6000

Graduate students pursue advanced topics of particular interest under the guidance of a faculty member(s). view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6755ARKEO 6000  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  8873ARKEO 6000  IND 602

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  8874ARKEO 6000  IND 603

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    • Barrett, C

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  •  8875ARKEO 6000  IND 604

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    • Baugher, S

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  •  8876ARKEO 6000  IND 605

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    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  •  8877ARKEO 6000  IND 606

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    • Fiskesjo, M

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  •  8878ARKEO 6000  IND 607

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    • Gleach, F

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  •  8879ARKEO 6000  IND 608

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    • Gleason, K

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  •  8880ARKEO 6000  IND 609

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    • Henderson, J

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  •  8881ARKEO 6000  IND 610

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    • Jordan, K

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  •  8882ARKEO 6000  IND 611

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    • Khatchadourian, L

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  •  8883ARKEO 6000  IND 612

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    • Manning, S

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  •  8884ARKEO 6000  IND 613

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    • Monroe, C

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  •  8885ARKEO 6000  IND 614

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    • Monroe, L

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  •  8886ARKEO 6000  IND 615

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    • Platt, V

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  •  8887ARKEO 6000  IND 616

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    • Rebillard, E

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  •  8888ARKEO 6000  IND 617

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    • Russell, N

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  •  8889ARKEO 6000  IND 618

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    • Smith, A

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  •  8890ARKEO 6000  IND 619

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    • Strauss, B

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  •  8891ARKEO 6000  IND 620

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    • Volman, T

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  •  8949ARKEO 6000  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Suvrathan, U

ARKEO 6235

Bioarchaeology is the study of human remains from archaeological sites. Like forensic scientists at the scene of the crime, bioarchaeologists search for clues embedded in human bone and mummified tissues ... view course details

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  • 17068ARKEO 6235  LEC 001

ARKEO 6662

This course continues to expose students to the earliest written language, Sumerian, begun in Sumerian Language and Culture I. It also tackles important historical and cultural questions of third millennium ... view course details

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  • 17808ARKEO 6662  SEM 101

ARKEO 6738

It has become impossible to conceive of the world in which we live without networks. Our social circles have become so connected that only 'six degrees of separation' stand between you and any other person ... view course details

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  • 16957ARKEO 6738  SEM 101

ARKEO 7235

"Res ipsa loquitur" -- the thing speaks for itself. This common expression captures a widespread belief about objects' roles in human lives, but "hearing" what objects have to say is actually a complex ... view course details

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  • 17034ARKEO 7235  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: junior standing or higher, and at least one course in Anthropology or Archaeology.

ARKEO 7264

This course is intended to follow on from Zooarchaeological Method in the fall; it is assumed that students have some familiarity with the nature of zooarchaeological material.  In this course, we will ... view course details

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  • 17039ARKEO 7264  SEM 101

ARKEO 7517

For almost two thousand years the synagogue has been the focal point of Jewish life and identity. It has been the most prominent of Jewish buildings, for Jews and non-Jews. Thousands of synagogues have ... view course details

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  • 16653ARKEO 7517  SEM 101

ARKEO 7710

The Eastern Mediterranean is an ecologically diverse and varied landscape with a rich cultural heritage for studying long-term human-environmental interactions.  In this course we will explore how human ... view course details

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  • 16307ARKEO 7710  LEC 001

ARKEO 8902

Students, working individually with faculty member(s), prepare a master's thesis in archaeology. view course details

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  •  6754ARKEO 8902  RSC 701

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    • Alexandridis, A

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  •  9998ARKEO 8902  RSC 702

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    • Anderson, B

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  •  9999ARKEO 8902  RSC 703

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    • Barrett, C

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  • 10000ARKEO 8902  RSC 704

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    • Baugher, S

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    • Cohen-Aponte, A

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  • 10002ARKEO 8902  RSC 706

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    • Fiskesjo, M

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  • 10003ARKEO 8902  RSC 707

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    • Gleach, F

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  • 10004ARKEO 8902  RSC 708

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    • Gleason, K

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  • 10005ARKEO 8902  RSC 709

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    • Henderson, J

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  • 10006ARKEO 8902  RSC 710

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    • Jordan, K

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  • 10008ARKEO 8902  RSC 711

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    • Khatchadourian, L

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  • 10009ARKEO 8902  RSC 712

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    • Manning, S

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    • Monroe, C

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  • 10011ARKEO 8902  RSC 714

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    • Monroe, L

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  • 10012ARKEO 8902  RSC 715

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    • Platt, V

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    • Rebillard, E

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  • 10014ARKEO 8902  RSC 717

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    • Russell, N

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  • 10015ARKEO 8902  RSC 718

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    • Smith, A

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  • 10016ARKEO 8902  RSC 719

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    • Strauss, B

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  • 10017ARKEO 8902  RSC 720

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    • Volman, T