The Colonization of Unfamiliar Landscapes
The Archaeology of Adaptation
Normal Price: $200.00
Your Price: $180.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $20.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $9.00 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Colonization of Unfamiliar Landscapes by Marcy Rockman
Book DescriptionThis 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 archaeological evidence for and interpretations of landscape learning from the movement of the first pre-modern humans into Europe, peoplings of the Old and New World at the end of the Ice Age, and colonization of the Pacific, to the English colonists at Jamestown. The final chapters summarize the implications of the landscape learning idea for our understanding of human history and set out a framework for future research.
Buy Colonization of Unfamiliar Landscapes book by Marcy Rockman from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415256063
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Apr-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Colonization of Unfamiliar Landscapes book by Marcy Rockman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Marcy Rockman
Marcy Rockman is a Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Arizona, Tucson. James Steele is a Lecturer in the Department of Archaeology at Southampton University.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.