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This first monograph within the EARTH sequence, The dynamics of non-industrial agriculture: 8,000 years of resilience and innovation, ways the nice number of agricultural practices in human phrases. It makes a speciality of the connection among vegetation and folks, the complexity of agricultural procedures and their enterprise inside of specific groups and societies. Collaborative ecu study between archaeologists, archaeobotanists, ethnographers, historians and agronomists utilizing a extensive analytical scale of research seeks to set up new universal flooring for integrating diversified ways. through interdisciplinary examples, this publication showcases the connection among humans and crops throughout broad ranging and various spatial and temporal milieus, together with crop variety, using wild foodstuffs, social context, prestige and offerings of meals plants.

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