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Zooarchaeology

Author: Elizabeth Jean Reitz; Elizabeth S Wing
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series: Cambridge manuals in archaeology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second revised editionView all editions and formats
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"This book serves as an introductory text for students interested in the identification and the analysis of animal remains from archaeological sites. The emphasis is on animals whose remains inform us about the relationship between humans and their natural and social environments, especially site formation processes, subsistence strategies, the processes of domestication, and paleoenvironments. Examining studies  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Jean Reitz; Elizabeth S Wing
ISBN: 9780521857260 0521857260 9780521673938 0521673933
OCLC Number: 137222748
Description: xxi, 533 pages : illustrations, charts, maps ; 26 cm.
Details: Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
Contents: Zooarchaeology --
Zooarchaeological history and theory --
Basic biology --
Ecology --
Disposal of faunal remains and sample recovery --
Gathering primary data --
Secondary data --
Humans as predators : subsistence strategies and other uses of animals --
Control of animals through domestication --
Evidences for past environmental conditions --
Conclusions --
Appendix 1. Taxonomic list --
Appendix 2. Anatomical drawings --
Appendix 3. Reference collections, management of archaeofaunal collections, publication, and curation --
Appendix 4. Hypothetical collection data.
Series Title: Cambridge manuals in archaeology.
Responsibility: Elizabeth J. Reitz, Elizabeth S. Wing.
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An expanded and improved edition of an established text reflecting recent developments in zooarchaeology.  Read more...

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