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Case studies in environmental archaeology.

Case studies in environmental archaeology.

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental archaeology -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    GenreCase studies.
    SeriesInterdisciplinary contributions to archaeology
    ContributionsReitz, Elizabeth Jean, 1946-, Scarry, C. Margaret., Scudder, Sylvia J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC81 .C37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 463 p. :
    Number of Pages463
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18533640M
    ISBN 109780387713021
    LC Control Number2007929503


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This volume contains case studies in environmental archaeology that apply data obtained from various disciplines-including zooarchaeology, archaeobotany, human biology, and geoarchaeology-to explore important anthropological issues. Studies include geological and biological data from sites located in North America, the Caribbean basin, and South America.

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Each chapter is an original or revised work by an Manufacturer: Springer. This book highlights studies addressing anthropological issues in the Americas from the perspective of environmental archaeology. It uses case studies to resolve questions related to human behavior in the past rather than to demonstrate the application of methods.

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It uses case studies to resolve questions related to. Case Studies in Environmental Archaeology by Elizabeth J. Reitz,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(3). This book highlights studies addressing significant anthropological issues in the Americas from the perspective of environmental archaeology.

The book uses case studies to resolve questions related to human behavior in the past rather than to demonstrate the application of methods.

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The field represents an archaeological-palaeoecological approach to studying the palaeoenvironment through the methods of human palaeoecology. Reconstructing past environments and past peoples.

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