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The Resource The human past : world prehistory & the development of human societies, edited by Chris Scarre

The human past : world prehistory & the development of human societies, edited by Chris Scarre

Label
The human past : world prehistory & the development of human societies
Title
The human past
Title remainder
world prehistory & the development of human societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chris Scarre
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Scarre, Christopher
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  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Material culture
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
Label
The human past : world prehistory & the development of human societies, edited by Chris Scarre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 726-759
Contents
  • Pt. 1. The evolution of humanity. 2. African origins -- 3. Hominin dispersals in the old world -- 4. The rise of modern humans -- pt. 2. After the ice -- 5. The world transformed: from foragers and farmers to states and empires -- 6. From foragers to complex societies in Southwest Asia -- 7. East Asian agriculture and its impact -- 8. Australia and the Austronesians -- 9. Origins of food-producting economies in the Americas
  • 10. Holocene Africa -- 11. Holocene Europe -- 12. The rise of civilization in Southwest Asia -- 13. The Mediterranean world -- 14. South Asia: from early villages to Buddhism -- 15. Complex societies of East and Southeast Asia -- 16. Mesoamerican civilization -- 17. From village to empire in South America -- Complex societies of North America -- 19. The human past : retrospect and prospect
Control code
000027941549
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
784 p.
Isbn
9780500285312
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports., plans
Label
The human past : world prehistory & the development of human societies, edited by Chris Scarre
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 726-759
Contents
  • Pt. 1. The evolution of humanity. 2. African origins -- 3. Hominin dispersals in the old world -- 4. The rise of modern humans -- pt. 2. After the ice -- 5. The world transformed: from foragers and farmers to states and empires -- 6. From foragers to complex societies in Southwest Asia -- 7. East Asian agriculture and its impact -- 8. Australia and the Austronesians -- 9. Origins of food-producting economies in the Americas
  • 10. Holocene Africa -- 11. Holocene Europe -- 12. The rise of civilization in Southwest Asia -- 13. The Mediterranean world -- 14. South Asia: from early villages to Buddhism -- 15. Complex societies of East and Southeast Asia -- 16. Mesoamerican civilization -- 17. From village to empire in South America -- Complex societies of North America -- 19. The human past : retrospect and prospect
Control code
000027941549
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
784 p.
Isbn
9780500285312
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports., plans

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