Introduction and Intensification of Agriculture in Central Eurasia and Adjacent Regions

Edited Volume – introduction to Special Edition volume of The Holocene

Robert N. Spengler III, Mayke Wagner, and Pavel Tarasov 2016. Introduction to the Special Issue: ‘Introduction and intensification of agriculture in Central Eurasia and adjacent regions’. The Holocene.

Abstract

HoloceneFor well over a century scholars from across the social and biological sciences have been trying to understand the origins and spread of agriculture. This debate is often intertwined with discussions of climate change and human environmental impact. Over the past decade, this debate has spread into Central Eurasia, from western China to Ukraine and southern Russia to Turkmenistan, Continue reading

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Mobility and Ancient Society in Asia and the Americas

Mobility and Ancient SocietyPublished Introduction & Edited Volume

Frachetti, Michael D., and Robert N. Spengler III (eds.)
2015. Introduction. In Mobility and Ancient Society in Asia and the Americas: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on “Great Migrations”, Springer Publishing.

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