Amanda Logan

  • 185 Citations
20042017
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Education/Academic qualification

Antrhopology, PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

… → 2012

Anthropology, MA, University of Missouri, Columbia

… → 2006

Archaeology, BA, Simon Fraser University

… → 2003

Research interests

  • Archaeology
  • Environment
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • Food insecurity
  • Political ecology

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Ghana Social Sciences
archaeology Social Sciences
food Social Sciences
farmer Social Sciences
nutrition situation Social Sciences
tropics Social Sciences
West Africa Social Sciences
economics Social Sciences

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Research Output 2004 2017

2 Citations (Scopus)

Genealogies of Practice in and of the Environment in Banda, Ghana

Logan, A. & Stahl, A. B., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. 24, 4, p. 1356-1399 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

genealogy
Ghana
archaeology
theory-practice
interactive media
1 Citation (Scopus)

Will agricultural technofixes feed the world? Short- and long-term tradeoffs of adopting high-yielding crops

Logan, A., Jan 1 2017, The Give and Take of Sustainability: Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives on Tradeoffs. Cambridge University Press, p. 109-124 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

farmer
food
archaeology
increase in production
scenario
7 Citations (Scopus)

An Archaeology of Food Security in Banda, Ghana

Logan, A., May 1 2016, In : Archeological Papers of the American Anthropological Association. 27, 1, p. 106-119 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ghana
archaeology
food
nutrition situation
Food Security
34 Citations (Scopus)

Phytoliths as a tool for investigations of agricultural origins and dispersals around the world

Ball, T., Chandler-Ezell, K., Dickau, R., Duncan, N., Hart, T. C., Iriarte, J., Lentfer, C., Logan, A., Lu, H., Madella, M., Pearsall, D. M., Piperno, D. R., Rosen, A. M., Vrydaghs, L., Weisskopf, A. & Zhang, J., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 68, p. 32-45 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

development of methods
archaeology
exploitation
agriculture
expert
13 Citations (Scopus)

“Why Can't People Feed Themselves?”: Archaeology as Alternative Archive of Food Security in Banda, Ghana

Logan, A., Sep 1 2016, In : American Anthropologist. 118, 3, p. 508-524 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrition situation
Ghana
archaeology
food
undernourishment