Hunter-Gatherers: An Interdisciplinary Perspective / Edition 1

Hunter-Gatherers: An Interdisciplinary Perspective / Edition 1

by Catherine Panter-Brick
     
 

This 2001 volume is an interdisciplinary text on hunter-gatherer populations world-wide.See more details below

Overview

This 2001 volume is an interdisciplinary text on hunter-gatherer populations world-wide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521776721
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Series:
Biosocial Society Symposium Series, #13
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

1. Lines of enquiry Catherine Panter-Brick, Robert H. Layton and Peter Rowley-Conwy; 2. The behavioural ecology of hunter-gatherers Bruce Winterhalder; 3. How original is the 'original affluent society'? Time, change and the archaeology of hunter-gatherers Peter Rowley-Conwy; 4. Hunter-gatherer technology: macro and micro-scale approaches Robin Torrence; 5. The antiquity of hunter-gatherers Steven L. Kuhn and Mary C. Stiner; 6. Language shift and language spread among hunter-gatherers Patrick McConvell; 7. Hunter-gatherer demography Renee Pennington; 8. Nutritional ecology: diet, growth, physical activity and body size Mark Jenike; 9. Evolutionary biology of hunter-gatherer populations Alain Froment; 10. Hunting for images, gathering up meanings: art for life in hunting-gathering societies Margaret W. Conkey; 11. Hunter-gatherers, their neighbours and the nation state Robert H. Layton; Glossary.

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