By Larissa Mendoza Straffon
This ebook explores the capability and demanding situations of imposing evolutionary phylogenetic tools in archaeological learn, via discussing key innovations and proposing concrete functions of those approaches.
The quantity is split into components: the 1st covers the theoretical and conceptual implications of utilizing evolution-based types within the sociocultural area, illustrates the types of questions that those equipment may also help solution, and invitations the reader to mirror at the possibilities and boundaries of those views. the second one half contains case reviews that tackle suitable empirical matters, similar to inferring styles and charges of cultural transmission, detecting selective pressures in cultural evolution, and explaining the character of cultural variation.
This booklet will attract archaeologists attracted to employing evolutionary considering and inferential easy methods to their box, and to a person attracted to cultural evolution studies.
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