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Title The archaeology of mobility : old world and new world nomadism / edited by Hans Barnard and Willeke Wendrich.

Published Los Angeles : Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, University Of California, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.90691 ARCH    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 603 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Cotsen advanced seminar series ; v. 4.
Cotsen advanced seminars ; 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. The Archaeology of Mobility: Definitions and Research Approaches / Willeke Wendrich and Hans Barnard -- Pt. I. The Past at Present -- 2. Things to Do with Sheep and Goats: Neolithic Hunter-Forager-Herders in North Arabia / Alison Betts -- 3. An Archaeology of Multisited Communities / Reinbard Bernbeck -- 4. Archaeology and the Question of Mobile Pastoralism in Late Prehistory / Abbas Alizadeh -- 5. Desert Pastoral Nomadism in the Longue Duree: A Case Study from the Negev and the Southern Levantine Deserts / Steven A. Rosen -- 6. The Origin of the Tribe and of 'Industrial' Agropastoralism in Syro-Mesopotamia / Giorgio Buccellati -- 7. Pastoral Nomadism in the Central Andes: A Historic Retrospective Example / David L. Browman -- 8. Colonization, Structured Landscapes and Seasonal Mobility: An Examination of Early Paleo-Eskimo Land-Use Patterns in the Eastern Canadian Arctic / S. Brooke Milne -- 9. The Emergence of Cultures of Mobility in the Altai Mountains of Mongolia: Evidence from the Intersection of Rock Art and Paleoenvironment / Esther Jacobson-Tepfer -- 10. Nomadic Sites of the South Yergueni Hills on the Eurasian Steppe: Models of Seasonal Occupation and Production / Natalia I. Shishlina, Eugeny I. Gak and Alexander V. Borisov -- 11. Trogodytes = Blemmyes = Beja? The Misuse of Ancient Ethnography / Stanley M. Burstein -- 12. Is the Absence of Evidence, Evidence of Absence? Problems in the Archaeology of Early Herding Societies of Southern Africa / Andrew B. Smith -- 13. The Social and Environmental Constraints on Mobility in the Late Prehistoric Upper Great Lakes Region / Margaret B. Holman and William A. Lovis -- 14. Nomadic Potters: Relationships Between Ceramic Technologies and Mobility / Jelmer W. Eerkens -- Pt. II. The Present and the Future -- 15. Mobility and Sedentism of the Iron Age Agropastoralists of Southeast Kazakhstan / Claudia Chang -- 16. Crossing Boundaries: Nomadic Groups and Ethnic Identities / Stuart T. Smith -- 17. Variability and Dynamic Landscapes of Mobile Pastoralism in Ethnography and Prehistory / Michael D. Frachetti -- 18. Mobility and Sedentarization in Late Bronze Age Syria / Jeffrey J. Szuchman -- 19. Suggestions for a Chaine Operatoire of Nomadic Pottery Sherds / Hans Barnard -- 20. History of the Nomadic Architecture of the Hadendowa in Northeast Sudan / Anwar A-Magid -- 21. The Bedouin Tent: An Ethno-Archaeological Portal to Antiquity or a Modern Construct? / Benjamin A. Saidel -- 22. Naming the Waters: New Insights into the Nomadic Use of Oases in the Libyan Desert of Egypt / Alan Roe -- 23. From Objects to Agents: The Ababda Nomads and the Interpretation of the Past / Willeke Wendrich -- 24. No Room to Move: Mobility, Settlement and Conflict Among Mobile Peoples / Roger L. Cribb -- 25. NOMAD: An Agent-Based Model (ABM) of Pastoralist-Agriculturalist Interaction / Lawrence A. Kuznar and Robert Sedlmeyer.
Other author Barnard, H.
Wendrich, Willeke.
Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA.
Subject Nomads.
Human beings -- Migrations.
Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric.
ISBN 9781931745499 (paperback: alk. paper)
1931745498 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781931745505 (cloth : alk. paper)
1931745501 (cloth : alk. paper)