Journal article icon

Journal article

Reconsidering domestication from a process archaeology perspective

Abstract:

Process philosophy offers a metaphysical foundation for domestication studies. This grounding is especially important given the European colonialist origin of ‘domestication’ as a term and 19th century cultural project. We explore the potential of process archaeology for deep-time investigation of domestication relationships, drawing attention to the variable pace of domestication as an ongoing process within and across taxa; the nature of domestication ‘syndromes’ and ‘pathways’ as general h...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Routledge
Journal:
World Archaeology More from this journal
Volume:
53
Issue:
1
Pages:
56-77
Publication date:
2021-08-25
Acceptance date:
2021-06-15
DOI:
EISSN:
1470-1375
ISSN:
0043-8243
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1185935
Local pid:
pubs:1185935
Deposit date:
2021-07-12

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP