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The Archaeology of inequality

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford, UK, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Social archaeology -- United States.,
    • Equality -- United States -- History.,
    • Social classes -- United States -- History.,
    • Material culture -- United States.,
    • United States -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Randall H. McGuire and Robert Paynter.
      SeriesSocial archaeology
      ContributionsMcGuire, Randall H., Paynter, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159.5 .A7 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 295 p. :
      Number of Pages295
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1849858M
      ISBN 100631160434, 0631179593
      LC Control Number90001298

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The Archaeology of Wealth Inequality The research is being published this month in Ten Thousand Years of Inequality, a book edited by Smith and Timothy (Amerind Studies in Archaeology). Ten Thousand Years of Inequality addresses these and other questions by presenting the first set of consistent quantitative measurements of ancient wealth inequality.

The authors are archaeologists who have adapted the Gini index, a statistical measure of wealth distribution often used by economists to measure contemporary inequality, and.

“A rigorous and highly original contribution to the heated debates, both inside and outside the academy, on inequality, showing that archaeology can extend analysis across the entire planet and back through thousands of years.”—Ian Morris, author of Foragers, Farmers, and Fossil Fuels: How Human Values EvolveBrand: University of Arizona Press.

Ten Thousand Years of Inequalityaddresses these and other questions by presenting the first set of consistent quantitative measurements of ancient wealth inequality. The authors are archaeologists who have adapted the Gini index, a statistical measure of wealth distribution often used by economists to measure contemporary inequality, and.

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Among the new and notable outcomes, the authors report a systematic difference between higher levels of inequality in ancient Old World societies and lower levels in their New World counterparts. For the first time, archaeology allows humanity’s deep past to provide an account of the early manifestations of wealth inequality around the by: 6.

Contribution to Book The Archaeology of Inequality Material Culture, Domination and Resistance The Archaeology of Inequality ()Cited by: The origins of social inequality might lie in the remnants of ancient Eurasia's agricultural societies, according to an article recently published in the major science journal Nature.

Timothy A. Kohler TK: I have a habit—not sure if it’s good or bad—of reading as widely as I can, including lots of things that are outside of archaeology.

That’s brought me into contact with books like The Origin of Wealth by Eric Beinhocker () and Ian Morris’ book Why the West Rules—For Now. production, social inequality, and civilization. Two major emphases throughout the course are archaeology as anthropology and the relevance of archaeology to modern human society and politics.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Flannery and Joyce Marcus have done a remarkable job in synthesizing the two key disciplines of social anthropology and archaeology, and their book represents a significant advance Brand: Harvard University Press.

This volume of original papers by archaeologists and anthropologists is concerned with inequality in the history of North America. Using the evidence of the landscapes and material culture of the American past, it provides a series of perspective on racial, gender and economic inequalities both between and within the native American, Black and European peoples of the : Pasta blanda.

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