Contact In The 16th Century

Author: Brad Loewen
Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
ISBN: 0776623613
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This volume on sixteenth-century contact, from Labrador to Lake Ontario, focuses on European goods found in Native contexts.

Bad Year Economics

Author: Paul Halstead
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521611923
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Explores the role of risk and uncertainty in human economics within an interdisciplinary an cross-cultural framework.

Origins And Revolutions

Author: Clive Gamble
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139462490
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This is an important and challenging book that will be essential reading for every student and scholar of prehistory.


Author: Jared Diamond
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141976969
Size: 30.38 MB
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'A grand sweep from a master storyteller of the human race' Daily Mail 'Riveting, superb, terrifying' Observer 'Gripping ... the book fulfils its huge ambition, and Diamond is the only man who could have written it' Economist 'This book ...


Author: E. O. Wilson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0804154066
Size: 72.62 MB
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In Consilience (a word that originally meant "jumping together"), Edward O. Wilson renews the Enlightenment's search for a unified theory of knowledge in disciplines that range from physics to biology, the social sciences and the humanities ...

Meeting The Universe Halfway

Author: Karen Barad
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822339175
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In this book Karen Barad puts her expertise in feminist studies and quantum physics to superb use, offering agential realism as an important alternative to representationalism.

Envisioning Landscape

Author: Dan Hicks
Publisher: Left Coast Press
ISBN: 1598742817
Size: 52.63 MB
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The contributors to this volume take advantage of the diversity of landscape archaeology to examine the link to heritage, the impact on our understanding of temporality, and the situated theory that arises out of landscape studies, using ...

The Prehistory Of Home

Author: Jerry D. Moore
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520952138
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The Prehistory of Home points out how houses function as symbols of equality or proclaim the social divides between people, and how they shield us not only from the elements, but increasingly from inchoate fear.


Author: William E. Engelbrecht
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815629580
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Drawing on archaeology, historical evidence, oral traditions, and linguistics, this book provides a dynamic view of Iroquois life from the prehistoric period and Owasco sites through the Five Nations.