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Title Evolutionary archaeology : theory and application / edited by Michael J. O'Brien ; foreword by Robert C. Dunnell
Published Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, [1996]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 329 pages) : illustrations
Series Foundations of archaeological inquiry
Foundations of archaeological inquiry.
Contents Natural selection, scale, and cultural evolution : some preliminary considerations / Robert C. Dunnell -- Evolutionary theory and archaeology / Robert C. Dunnell -- Science, social science, and common sense : the agonizing dilemma of modern archaeology / Robert C. Dunnell -- Aspects of application of evolutionary theory in archaeology / Robert C. Dunnell -- Archaeology and evolutionary science / Robert C. Dunnell -- Style and function : a fundamental dichotomy / Robert C. Dunnell -- Archaeological potential of anthropological and scientific models of function / r Robert C. Dunnell -- Elements of an inclusive evolutionary model for archaeology / Robert D. Leonard, George T. Jones -- Undirected variation and Darwinian explanation of cultural change / David Rindos -- Variation, selection, and archaeological record / Michael J. O'Brien, Thomas D. Holland -- Symbiosis, instability, and origins and spread of agriculture : a new model / David Rindos -- Paradigmatic shift in search for origin of agriculture / Michael J. O'Brien, H. Clyde Wilson -- Ceramics and evolution / Hector Neff -- Coevolution of sedentism, pottery technology, and horticulture in the central Midwest, 200 B.C.-A.D. 600 / David P. Braun
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-318) and index
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Subject Archaeology.
Social change.
Social evolution.
Form Electronic book
Author O'Brien, Michael J. (Michael John), 1950-
ISBN 0585133417 (electronic bk.)
9780585133416 (electronic bk.)
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