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The Resource Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes : the archaeology of adaptation, edited by Marcy Rockman and James Steele

Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes : the archaeology of adaptation, edited by Marcy Rockman and James Steele

Label
Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes : the archaeology of adaptation
Title
Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes
Title remainder
the archaeology of adaptation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marcy Rockman and James Steele
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The process of familiarization with and adaptation to unfamiliar landscapes has been integral to colonization and settlement throughout human history. This innovative and important volume presents the archaeological and anthropological foundations of the landscape learning process. Contributions apply the related fields of ethnography, cognitive psychology, and historical archaeology to the issues of individual exploration, development of trail systems, folk knowledge, social identity, and the role of the frontier in the growth of the modern world. A series of case studies examines the archaeo
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CC72.4
LC item number
.C648 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rockman, Marcy
  • Steele, James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social archaeology
  • Landscape archaeology
  • Landscapes
  • Land settlement
  • Colonization
  • Human beings
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Adaptability (Psychology)
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • Archaeology and history
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Adaptability (Psychology)
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Archaeology and history
  • Colonization
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • Human beings
  • Land settlement
  • Landscape archaeology
  • Landscapes
  • Social archaeology
  • Kolonisatie
  • Landschapsarcheologie
  • Aanpassing
Label
Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes : the archaeology of adaptation, edited by Marcy Rockman and James Steele
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • María Nieves Zedeño,
  • Richard W. Stoffle
  • Mining rules and landscape learning in the modern world
  • Donald L. Hardesty
  • PART II. CASE STUDIES
  • Landscape learning and the earliest peopling of Europe
  • Wil Roebroeks
  • Social context of landscape learning and the lateglacial-early postglacial recolonization of the British Isles
  • Christopher Tolan-Smith
  • "Where do we go from here?" Modelling the decision-making process during exploratory dispersal
  • PART I. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORKS
  • James Steele,
  • Marcy Rockman
  • Deerslayers, pathfinders, and icemen: origins of the European Neolithic as seen from the frontier
  • Stuart J. Fiedel,
  • David W. Anthony
  • Entering uncharted waters: models of initial colonization in Polynesia
  • Atholl Anderson
  • Weather is fine, wish you were here, because I'm the last one alive: "learning" the environment in the English New World colonies
  • Dennis B. Blanton
  • PART III. ADVANCES IN THEORY AND METHOD
  • Knowledge and learning in the archaeology of colonization
  • Colonizing new landscapes: archaeological detectability of the first phase
  • Lee Hazelwood,
  • James Steele
  • Lessons in landscape learning
  • David J. Meltzer
  • Marcy Rockman
  • Human wayfinding and cognitive maps
  • Reginald G. Golledge
  • Colonization of new land by hunter-gatherers: expectations and implications based on ethnographic data
  • Robert L. Kelly
  • Tracking the role of pathways in the evolution of a human landscape: the St. Croix Riverway in ethnohistorical perspective
Control code
299569848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610022465
Lccn
2002036974
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)299569848
Label
Colonization of unfamiliar landscapes : the archaeology of adaptation, edited by Marcy Rockman and James Steele
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • María Nieves Zedeño,
  • Richard W. Stoffle
  • Mining rules and landscape learning in the modern world
  • Donald L. Hardesty
  • PART II. CASE STUDIES
  • Landscape learning and the earliest peopling of Europe
  • Wil Roebroeks
  • Social context of landscape learning and the lateglacial-early postglacial recolonization of the British Isles
  • Christopher Tolan-Smith
  • "Where do we go from here?" Modelling the decision-making process during exploratory dispersal
  • PART I. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORKS
  • James Steele,
  • Marcy Rockman
  • Deerslayers, pathfinders, and icemen: origins of the European Neolithic as seen from the frontier
  • Stuart J. Fiedel,
  • David W. Anthony
  • Entering uncharted waters: models of initial colonization in Polynesia
  • Atholl Anderson
  • Weather is fine, wish you were here, because I'm the last one alive: "learning" the environment in the English New World colonies
  • Dennis B. Blanton
  • PART III. ADVANCES IN THEORY AND METHOD
  • Knowledge and learning in the archaeology of colonization
  • Colonizing new landscapes: archaeological detectability of the first phase
  • Lee Hazelwood,
  • James Steele
  • Lessons in landscape learning
  • David J. Meltzer
  • Marcy Rockman
  • Human wayfinding and cognitive maps
  • Reginald G. Golledge
  • Colonization of new land by hunter-gatherers: expectations and implications based on ethnographic data
  • Robert L. Kelly
  • Tracking the role of pathways in the evolution of a human landscape: the St. Croix Riverway in ethnohistorical perspective
Control code
299569848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610022465
Lccn
2002036974
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)299569848

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