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Archaeology of Pacific Oceania : inhabiting a sea of islands / Mike T. Carson.

Author/creator Carson, Mike T. author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018.
Copyright Notice ©2018
Descriptionxx, 386 pages ; 25 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Routledge world archaeology
Routledge world archaeology. ^A1354244
Summary This book integrates a region-wide chronological narrative of the archaeology of Pacific Oceania. How and why did this vast sea of islands, covering nearly one-third of the world's surface, come to be inhabited over the last several millennia, transcending significant change in ecology, demography, and society? What can any or all of the thousands of islands offer as ideal model systems toward comprehending globally significant issues of human-environment relations and coping with changing circumstances of natural and cultural history? A new synthesis of Pacific Oceanic archaeology addresses these questions, based largely on the author's investigations throughout the diverse region.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Carson, Mike T. Archaeology of Pacific Oceania. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018 9781351602587
LCCN2017036308
ISBN9781138097179
ISBN9781138097131 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
ISBN1138097136 (hardcover ; alkaline paper)
ISBN1138097179 (paperback ; alkaline paper)

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