Going by Boat

The Forager-Collector Continuum at Sea
  • Kenneth M. Ames
Part of the Fundamental Issues in Archaeology book series (FIAR)


In 1990, Binford argued that logistical mobility strategies…

are the consequence of two major evolutionary changes that occurred long ago: (1) the “aquatic resource revolution” with its early occurrence primarily in higher latitudes. and (2) the perfection of transpon technologies, particularly water transport vessels and the use of pack and draft animals. (Binford 1990: 138)


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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyPortland State UniversityPortlandUSA

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