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The Resource Introduction to cultural ecology, Mark Q. Sutton and E.N. Anderson

Introduction to cultural ecology, Mark Q. Sutton and E.N. Anderson

Label
Introduction to cultural ecology
Title
Introduction to cultural ecology
Statement of responsibility
Mark Q. Sutton and E.N. Anderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A text for courses in anthropology, environmental studies, and sociology."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sutton, Mark Q
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF50
LC item number
.S88 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, E. N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Social ecology
Label
Introduction to cultural ecology, Mark Q. Sutton and E.N. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Fundamentals of ecology
  • The Environment
  • Niche and habitat
  • Resources
  • Energy
  • 3
  • Human biological ecology
  • Humans as animals
  • Biological adaptations
  • 1
  • Human population regulation
  • Nutrition
  • Evolutionary ecology
  • 4
  • Cultural ecology
  • Human capabilities
  • Culture as an adaptive mechanism
  • Traditional knowledge systems
  • Human control of the environment
  • Decision making
  • Introduction
  • A Concluding thought on management
  • 5
  • Hunting and gathering
  • Hunter-gatherer classification
  • The Hunter-gatherer stereotype
  • Bias in hunter-gatherer studies
  • Population
  • Settlement and subsistence
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • What is cultural biology?
  • Case study:
  • The Nuu-cha-nulth of British Columbia
  • Case study:
  • The Mbuti of the Ituri forest
  • 6
  • The Origins of food production
  • Agricultural domestication
  • The Transition to farming
  • On the origin of agriculture
  • Types of agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • The Impact of agriculture
  • 7
  • Horticulture
  • Horticultural techniques
  • Use of wild resources
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • Case study:
  • The Grand Valley Dani of highland New Guinea
  • Case study:
  • The Study of human ecology
  • The Lozi of Western Zambia
  • 8
  • Pastoral ism
  • General sociopolitical organization
  • Typesism
  • The Geography of pastoralism
  • The Origin of pastoralism
  • Some parameters of pastoralism
  • Use of nonpastoral products
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • A History of thought on culture and environment
  • Relations with other groups
  • A Note on the impact of grazing
  • Case study:
  • The Maasi of East Africa
  • Case study:
  • The Navajo of the American southwest
  • 9
  • Intensive agriculture
  • Changes in scale
  • Techniques of intensive agriculture
  • The Rise of human ecology
  • Contemporary industrialized agriculture
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • Case study:
  • Mountains and water -- the traditional agricultural system along the South Coastal China
  • Case study:
  • The Maya agricultural system
  • 10
  • Current issues and problems
  • Tragedy of the commons
  • Thus ...
  • Agricultural involution
  • Agricultural development and intensificaiton
  • Rain forest dilemma
Control code
53170138
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780759105317
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Introduction to cultural ecology, Mark Q. Sutton and E.N. Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Fundamentals of ecology
  • The Environment
  • Niche and habitat
  • Resources
  • Energy
  • 3
  • Human biological ecology
  • Humans as animals
  • Biological adaptations
  • 1
  • Human population regulation
  • Nutrition
  • Evolutionary ecology
  • 4
  • Cultural ecology
  • Human capabilities
  • Culture as an adaptive mechanism
  • Traditional knowledge systems
  • Human control of the environment
  • Decision making
  • Introduction
  • A Concluding thought on management
  • 5
  • Hunting and gathering
  • Hunter-gatherer classification
  • The Hunter-gatherer stereotype
  • Bias in hunter-gatherer studies
  • Population
  • Settlement and subsistence
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • What is cultural biology?
  • Case study:
  • The Nuu-cha-nulth of British Columbia
  • Case study:
  • The Mbuti of the Ituri forest
  • 6
  • The Origins of food production
  • Agricultural domestication
  • The Transition to farming
  • On the origin of agriculture
  • Types of agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • The Impact of agriculture
  • 7
  • Horticulture
  • Horticultural techniques
  • Use of wild resources
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • Case study:
  • The Grand Valley Dani of highland New Guinea
  • Case study:
  • The Study of human ecology
  • The Lozi of Western Zambia
  • 8
  • Pastoral ism
  • General sociopolitical organization
  • Typesism
  • The Geography of pastoralism
  • The Origin of pastoralism
  • Some parameters of pastoralism
  • Use of nonpastoral products
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • A History of thought on culture and environment
  • Relations with other groups
  • A Note on the impact of grazing
  • Case study:
  • The Maasi of East Africa
  • Case study:
  • The Navajo of the American southwest
  • 9
  • Intensive agriculture
  • Changes in scale
  • Techniques of intensive agriculture
  • The Rise of human ecology
  • Contemporary industrialized agriculture
  • Environmental manipulation and resource management
  • Relations with other groups
  • Case study:
  • Mountains and water -- the traditional agricultural system along the South Coastal China
  • Case study:
  • The Maya agricultural system
  • 10
  • Current issues and problems
  • Tragedy of the commons
  • Thus ...
  • Agricultural involution
  • Agricultural development and intensificaiton
  • Rain forest dilemma
Control code
53170138
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 384 pages
Isbn
9780759105317
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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