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The Resource Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America, edited by Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell

Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America, edited by Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell

Label
Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America
Title
Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These essays cast new light on Paleoindians, the first settlers of North America. Recent research strongly suggests that big-game hunting was but one of the subsistence strategies the first humans in the New World employed and that they also relied on foraging and fishing
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walker, Renee Beauchamp
  • Driskell, Boyce N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleo-Indians
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • North America
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Antiquities
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Paleo-Indians
  • North America
Label
Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America, edited by Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Some chapters originally presented at a Society for American Archaeology symposium in 2000
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-315) 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
Introduction: New developments in Paleoindian subsistence studies / Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell -- Quacks in the ice : waterfowl, Paleoindians, and the discovery of America / Stuart J. Fiedel -- Faunal extinction, hunter-gatherer foraging strategies, and subsistence diversity among eastern Beringian Paleoindians / David R. Yesner -- Are Paleoindians of the Great Plains and Rockies subsistence specialists? / Marcel Kornfeld -- Discerning clovis subsistence from stone artifacts and site distributions on the southern Plains periphery / Michael B. Collins -- Late Paleoindian subsistence strategies in the western Great Lakes region : evidence for generalized foraging from northern Wisconsin / Steven R. Kuehn -- Hunting in the late Paleoindian period : faunal remains from Dust Cave, Alabama / Renee B. Walker -- Seed collecting and fishing at the Shawnee Minisink Paleoindian site : everyday life in the late Pleistocene / Richard J. Dent -- Gathering in the late Paleoindian period : archaeobotanical remains from Dust Cave, Alabama / Kandace D. Hollenbach -- Revising the paleoindian environmental picture in northeastern North America / Lucinda McWeeney -- Early Floridians and late megamammals : some technological and dietary evidence from four north Florida Paleoindian sites / James S. Dunbar and Pamela K. Vojnovski -- Ethnography, analogy, and the reconstruction of Paleoindian lifeways / Asa R. Randall and Kandace D. Hollenbach -- Making sense of Paleoindian subsistence strategies / Boyce N. Driskell and Renee B. Walker
Control code
ocn122576741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803207646
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dj7r9v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122576741
Label
Foragers of the terminal Pleistocene in North America, edited by Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell
Publication
Note
Some chapters originally presented at a Society for American Archaeology symposium in 2000
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-315) 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
Introduction: New developments in Paleoindian subsistence studies / Renee B. Walker and Boyce N. Driskell -- Quacks in the ice : waterfowl, Paleoindians, and the discovery of America / Stuart J. Fiedel -- Faunal extinction, hunter-gatherer foraging strategies, and subsistence diversity among eastern Beringian Paleoindians / David R. Yesner -- Are Paleoindians of the Great Plains and Rockies subsistence specialists? / Marcel Kornfeld -- Discerning clovis subsistence from stone artifacts and site distributions on the southern Plains periphery / Michael B. Collins -- Late Paleoindian subsistence strategies in the western Great Lakes region : evidence for generalized foraging from northern Wisconsin / Steven R. Kuehn -- Hunting in the late Paleoindian period : faunal remains from Dust Cave, Alabama / Renee B. Walker -- Seed collecting and fishing at the Shawnee Minisink Paleoindian site : everyday life in the late Pleistocene / Richard J. Dent -- Gathering in the late Paleoindian period : archaeobotanical remains from Dust Cave, Alabama / Kandace D. Hollenbach -- Revising the paleoindian environmental picture in northeastern North America / Lucinda McWeeney -- Early Floridians and late megamammals : some technological and dietary evidence from four north Florida Paleoindian sites / James S. Dunbar and Pamela K. Vojnovski -- Ethnography, analogy, and the reconstruction of Paleoindian lifeways / Asa R. Randall and Kandace D. Hollenbach -- Making sense of Paleoindian subsistence strategies / Boyce N. Driskell and Renee B. Walker
Control code
ocn122576741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803207646
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dj7r9v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122576741

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