Cultural Transmission and Material Culture: Breaking Down Boundaries

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How and why people develop, maintain, and change cultural boundaries through time are central issues in the social and behavioral sciences in generaland anthropological archaeology in particular. What factors influence people to imitate or deviate from the behaviors of other group members? How are social group boundaries produced, perpetuated, and altered by the cumulative outcomeof these decisions? Answering these questions is fundamental to understanding cultural persistence and change. The chapters included in this ...

Cultural Transmission and Material Culture: Breaking Down Boundaries 2008, University of Arizona Press

ISBN-13: 9780816526758

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