“Beyond faith: Biomolecular evidence for changing urban economies in multi-faith medieval Portugal”

New article published by Alice TosoSimona SchifanoCharlotte Oxborough, Krista McGrathLuke SpindlerAnabela CastroLucy EvangelistaVanessa Filipe, Maria João Gonçalves, Antonio Marques, Inês Mendes da Silva, Raquel SantosMaria João ValenteIona McCleery and Michelle Alexander in Journal of Physical Anthropology.

During the Middle Ages, Portugal witnessed unprecedented socioeconomic and religious changes under transitioning religious political rule. The implications of changing ruling powers for urban food systems and individual diets in medieval Portugal is poorly understood. This study aimed to elucidate the dietary impact of the Islamic and Christian conquests.

More info: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajpa.24343

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