Identity and Subsistence: Gender Strategies for Archaeology

Identity and Subsistence: Gender Strategies for Archaeology

by Sarah Milledge Nelson
     
 

InIdentity and Subsistence, a number of scholars look at how the idea of gender has worked with respect to the formation of the self, ideas of femininity and masculinity, human evolution, and the development of early agrarian and pastoralist societies.See more details below

Overview

InIdentity and Subsistence, a number of scholars look at how the idea of gender has worked with respect to the formation of the self, ideas of femininity and masculinity, human evolution, and the development of early agrarian and pastoralist societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759111141
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Series:
Gender and Archaeology Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.89(d)

Meet the Author

Sarah Milledge Nelson is John Evans Professor of Archaeology at the University of Denver in the anthropology department and director of Asian studies.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 2 The Prism of Self: Gender and Personhood 3 Sexuality in Archaeology 4 Archaeology, Men, and Masculinities 5 The Archaeology of Nonbinary Genders in Native North American Societies 6 Gender and Human Evolution 7 Gender Dynamics in Hunter-Gatherer Society: Archaeological Methods and Perspectives 8 Gender and Early Farming Societies 9 Women, Gender, and Pastoralism

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >