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The Resource Collecting food, cultivating people : subsistence and society in Central Africa, Kathryn M. de Luna ; foreword by Elizabeth Colson

Collecting food, cultivating people : subsistence and society in Central Africa, Kathryn M. de Luna ; foreword by Elizabeth Colson

Label
Collecting food, cultivating people : subsistence and society in Central Africa
Title
Collecting food, cultivating people
Title remainder
subsistence and society in Central Africa
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn M. de Luna ; foreword by Elizabeth Colson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A rich analysis of the complex dynamic between food collection and food production in the farming societies of precolonial south central Africa Engaging new linguistic evidence and reinterpreting published archaeological evidence, this sweeping study explores the place of bushcraft and agriculture in the precolonial history of south central Africa across nearly three millennia. Contrary to popular conceptions that place farming at the heart of political and social change, political innovation in precolonial African farming societies was actually contingent on developments in hunting, fishing, and foraging, as de Luna reveals
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De Luna, Kathryn Michelle
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1917-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Colson, Elizabeth
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  • Subsistence economy
  • Subsistence economy
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Subsistence economy
  • Africa, Central
  • Africa, Southern
Label
Collecting food, cultivating people : subsistence and society in Central Africa, Kathryn M. de Luna ; foreword by Elizabeth Colson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; A Note on Spelling and Reconstructed Forms; Introduction; 1. The Sources and Settings of Botatwe History; 2. Planting Settlements, Forging the Savanna: Subsistence on the Central Frontier, 1000 BCE to 750 CE; 3. Fame in the Kafue: The Politics of Technology, Talent, and Landscape, 750 to 1250; 4. Of Kith and Kin: Bushcraft and Social Incorporation, 950 to 1250; 5. Life on the Central Frontier: The Geographies of Technology, Trade, and Prestige, 750 to 1700; Epilogue; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
ocn957590266
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300225167
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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22573/ctt1f6fxh9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957590266
Label
Collecting food, cultivating people : subsistence and society in Central Africa, Kathryn M. de Luna ; foreword by Elizabeth Colson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; A Note on Spelling and Reconstructed Forms; Introduction; 1. The Sources and Settings of Botatwe History; 2. Planting Settlements, Forging the Savanna: Subsistence on the Central Frontier, 1000 BCE to 750 CE; 3. Fame in the Kafue: The Politics of Technology, Talent, and Landscape, 750 to 1250; 4. Of Kith and Kin: Bushcraft and Social Incorporation, 950 to 1250; 5. Life on the Central Frontier: The Geographies of Technology, Trade, and Prestige, 750 to 1700; Epilogue; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
ocn957590266
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300225167
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1f6fxh9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957590266

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