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The archaeology and historical ecology of small scale economies

Author: Victor D Thompson; James C Waggoner
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the variety of small-scale economies across a variety of geographical and temporal locations, specifically of the degree to which they modified the landscape.
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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Livres numériques
Congrès
Études de cas
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thompson, Victor D.
Archaeology and historical ecology of small scale economies.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2013
(DLC) 2012031672
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Victor D Thompson; James C Waggoner
ISBN: 9780813042664 0813042666
OCLC Number: 904298839
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 24 févr. 2015).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xiv, 232 p.)
Contents: 1. Whispers on the landscape / Victor D. Thompson --
Part I. Case studies: 2. Human impacts on oyster resources at the Mesolithic-Neolithic transition in Denmark / Nicky Milner --
3. Hunter-gatherers, endemic island mammals, and the historical ecology of California's Channel Islands / Torben C. Rick --
4. Climate change, human impacts on the landscape, and subsistence specialization: historical ecology and changes in Jomon hunter-gatherer lifeways / Junko Habu and Mark E. Hall --
5. Cumulative actions and the historical ecology of islands along the Georgia coast / Victor D. Thompson, John A. Turck, and Chester B. DePratter --
6. A historical ecological perspective on early agriculture in the North American Southwest and Northwest Mexico / Patricia A. Gilman, Elizabeth M. Toney, and Nicholas H. Beale --
7. Monumental shell mounds as persistent places in southern coastal Brazil / Paul R. Fish, Suzanne K. Fish, Paulo DeBlasis, and Maria Dulce Gaspar --
8. To become a mountain hunter: flexible core values and subsistence hunting among reservation-era Blackfeet / María Nieves Zedeño --
Part II: Comments and considerations: 9. Forging collaborations between ecology and historical ecology / Steven C. Pennings --
10. Observations about the historical ecology of small-scale societies / Tristram R. Kidder --
Epilogue: Contingency in the environments of foraging societies / William Balée.
Responsibility: Victor D. Thompson and James C. Waggoner.

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An examination of the variety of small-scale economies across a variety of geographical and temporal locations, specifically of the degree to which they modified the landscape.

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