Climate Change and Human Responses

A Zooarchaeological Perspective

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ISBN: 978-94-024-1105-8 (Print) 978-94-024-1106-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction: Why This Volume?

  3. The Pleistocene – Holocene Transition

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-25

      The Southern Levant During the Last Glacial and Zooarchaeological Evidence for the Effects of Climate-Forcing on Hominin Population Dynamics

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      Pages 27-67

      Quaternary Mammals, People, and Climate Change: A View from Southern North America

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      Pages 69-86

      Holocene Large Mammal Extinctions in Palawan Island, Philippines

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      Pages 87-100

      Human Response to Climate Change in the Northern Adriatic During the Late Pleistocene and Early Holocene

  4. The Early – Mid-Holocene

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-121

      Early to Middle Holocene Climatic Change and the Use of Animal Resources by Highland Hunter-Gatherers of the South-Central Andes

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      Pages 123-135

      Climate Change at the Holocene Thermal Maximum and Its Impact on Wild Game Populations in South Scandinavia

  5. The Recent Holocene

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-152

      Oxygen Isotope Seasonality Determinations of Marsh Clam Shells from Prehistoric Shell Middens in Nicaragua

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      Pages 153-172

      Climatic Changes and Hunter-Gatherer Populations: Archaeozoological Trends in Southern Patagonia

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      Pages 173-196

      Evidence of Changing Climate and Subsistence Strategies Among the Nuu-chah-nulth of Canada’s West Coast

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      Pages 197-216

      Biometry and Climate Change in Norse Greenland: The Effect of Climate on the Size and Shape of Domestic Mammals

  6. Overview and Retrospective

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 217-217

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      Pages 219-225

      Zooarchaeology in the 21st Century: Comments on the Contributions

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 227-232