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The archaeology of food surplus

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Tracing flows of past food surplus challenges archaeologists to integrate a wide range of evidential strands for food acquisition, production and consumption, and to resist false dichotomies between ‘economic’ and ‘political’ accounts. Current approaches to the topic – variously illustrated by the papers brought together in this special issue – not only question traditional approaches to food surplus as a simple causal vector in social change (e.g. towards ‘complexity’); they also make the ca...

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10.1080/00438243.2017.1294105

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Routledge
Journal:
World Archaeology More from this journal
Volume:
49
Issue:
1
Pages:
1-7
Publication date:
2017-04-20
Acceptance date:
2017-02-06
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EISSN:
1470-1375
ISSN:
0043-8243
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pubs:691592
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uuid:89df21e2-9251-47f4-8036-25567f0070c8
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pubs:691592
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691592
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2017-04-28

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