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Hunter-gatherer foraging strategies : ethnographic and archeological analyses / edited by Bruce Winterhalder and Eric Alden Smith.

; Smith, Eric Alden ; American Anthropological Association
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1981] .
ISBN 0226902188, 0226902161

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Other Title Foraging strategies: ethnographic and archaeological analyses
Other Authors Smith, Eric Alden.
Winterhalder, Bruce.
American Anthropological Association.
Subjects Alimentation préhistorique.
Écologie humaine.
Human ecology.
Hunting and gathering societies.
Indians of North America -- Hunting.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Chasse -- Amérique du Nord.
Series Prehistoric archeology and ecology.
Description x, 268 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Based on papers presented at the seventy-seventh annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-261) and index.
Summary Papers include: Winterhalder, B. Foraging strategies in the boreal forest: an analysis of Cree hunting. and gathering - Heffley, S. The relationship between North Athapaskan settlement patterns and resource distribution: an application of Horn's model. - Yesner, D.R. Archealogical applications of optimal forgaging theory: harvest strategies of Aleut hunter-gathers.
Contents New perspectives on hunter-gatherer socioecology / Eric Alden Smith and Bruce Winterhalder -- Optimal foraging strategies and hunter-gatherer research in anthropology / Bruce Winterhalder -- The application of optimal foraging theory to the analysis of hunter-gatherer group size / Eric Alden Smith -- Foraging strategies in the Boreal Forest / Bruce Winterhalder -- Alyawara plant use and optimal foraging theory / James F. O'Connell and Kristen Hawkes -- The relationship between Northern Athapaskan settlement patterns and resource distribution / Sheri Heffley -- Archeological applications of optimal foraging theory / David R. Yesner -- Optimal foraging in a nonmarginal environment / Arthur S. Keene -- The effects of information networks in hunter-gatherer societies / James A. Moore -- Overview : optimal foraging analysis in human ecology / William H. Durham.
Genre Case studies.
Geographic Area North America
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7283850
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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