Europe's First Farmers / Edition 1

Europe's First Farmers / Edition 1

by T. Douglas Price
     
 

A collection of essays, based on a symposium held at the SAA meeting at Minneapolis in 1995, discussing evidence for the transition from hunter-gathering to farming across Europe.See more details below

Overview

A collection of essays, based on a symposium held at the SAA meeting at Minneapolis in 1995, discussing evidence for the transition from hunter-gathering to farming across Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521665728
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; List of tables; Preface; List of contributors; 1. Europe's first farmers: an introduction T. Douglas Price; 2. South-eastern Europe in the transition to agriculture in Europe: bridge, buffer or mosaic Ruth Tringham; 3. Transition to agriculture in eastern Europe Marek Zvelebil and Malcolm Lillie; 4. Cardial pottery and the agricultural transition in Mediterranean Europe William K. Barnett; 5. Mesolithic and Neolithic interaction in southern France and northern Italy: new data and current hypotheses Didier Binder; 6. From the Mesolithic to the Neolithic in the Iberian peninsula João Zilhão; 7. The origins of agriculture in south-central Europe Michael Jochim; 8. How agriculture came to north-central Europe Peter Bogucki; 9. Getting back to basics: transitions to farming in Ireland and Britain Peter Woodman; 10. The introduction of farming in northern Europe T. Douglas Price; 11. Lessons in the transition to agriculture T. Douglas Price; Bibliography; Index.

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