The Resource Human ecology in savanna environments, edited by David R. Harris

Human ecology in savanna environments, edited by David R. Harris

Label
Human ecology in savanna environments
Title
Human ecology in savanna environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by David R. Harris
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GF895
LC item number
.H84
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
  • Harris, David R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Savannas
  • Écologie humaine
  • Écologie des savanes
  • Human ecology
  • Savannas
  • Sociale ecologie
  • Savannen
  • Lebensraum
  • Savanne
  • Ökologie
  • Tropics
  • Tropics
Label
Human ecology in savanna environments, edited by David R. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research and held at Burg Wartenstein, Austria, from 4-13 August, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tropical savanna environments : definition, distribution, diversity, and development / David R. Harris -- Commentary : human occupation and exploitation of savanna environments / David R. Harris -- Early human occupation of African savanna environments / J. Desmond Clark -- Prehistoric human utilization of the savanna environments of Middle and South America / Norman Hammond -- Hunters in the Australian coastal savanna / Rhys Jones -- Changing agricultural and pastoral ecologies in the West African savanna region / Philip Burnham -- Strategies of resource exploitation among East African savanna pastoralists / Neville Dyson-Hudson -- Indian civilization and the tropical savanna environment / David E. Sopher -- Agricultural ecology in the Southeast Asian savanna region : the Mnong Gar of Vietnam and their social space / Georges Condominas -- Indigenous and colonial land-use systems in Indo-Oceanian savannas : the case of New Caledonia / Jacques Barrau -- Europeanization of the savanna lands of northern South America / James J. Parsons -- Commentary : ecology, demography, and development in savanna environments / David R. Harris -- Ecology of tropical American savannas : an ecophysiological approach / Ernesto Medina -- Ecology and human use of the Australian savanna environment / John Calaby -- Ecology and management of savanna ecosystems in south-central Africa / B.H. Walker -- Ecology and management of game animals and domestic livestock in African savannas / P.A. Jewell -- River-basin development and local initiative in African savanna environments / Thayer Scudder -- Population growth and prospects of development in savanna nations / Ester Boserup -- Commentary : human biology of savanna peoples / J.S. Weiner -- Work and wellbeing in savanna environments : physiological considerations / J.S. Weiner -- Nutritional status of savanna peoples / Erica F. Wheeler -- Epidemiological-ecological interactions in savanna environments / Robert S. Desowitz -- Designs for human-biological research among savanna pastoralists / Michael A. Little
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 522 pages
Isbn
9780123265500
Lccn
80040210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06423546
  • (OCoLC)ocm06423546
Label
Human ecology in savanna environments, edited by David R. Harris
Publication
Note
Based on the proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research and held at Burg Wartenstein, Austria, from 4-13 August, 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tropical savanna environments : definition, distribution, diversity, and development / David R. Harris -- Commentary : human occupation and exploitation of savanna environments / David R. Harris -- Early human occupation of African savanna environments / J. Desmond Clark -- Prehistoric human utilization of the savanna environments of Middle and South America / Norman Hammond -- Hunters in the Australian coastal savanna / Rhys Jones -- Changing agricultural and pastoral ecologies in the West African savanna region / Philip Burnham -- Strategies of resource exploitation among East African savanna pastoralists / Neville Dyson-Hudson -- Indian civilization and the tropical savanna environment / David E. Sopher -- Agricultural ecology in the Southeast Asian savanna region : the Mnong Gar of Vietnam and their social space / Georges Condominas -- Indigenous and colonial land-use systems in Indo-Oceanian savannas : the case of New Caledonia / Jacques Barrau -- Europeanization of the savanna lands of northern South America / James J. Parsons -- Commentary : ecology, demography, and development in savanna environments / David R. Harris -- Ecology of tropical American savannas : an ecophysiological approach / Ernesto Medina -- Ecology and human use of the Australian savanna environment / John Calaby -- Ecology and management of savanna ecosystems in south-central Africa / B.H. Walker -- Ecology and management of game animals and domestic livestock in African savannas / P.A. Jewell -- River-basin development and local initiative in African savanna environments / Thayer Scudder -- Population growth and prospects of development in savanna nations / Ester Boserup -- Commentary : human biology of savanna peoples / J.S. Weiner -- Work and wellbeing in savanna environments : physiological considerations / J.S. Weiner -- Nutritional status of savanna peoples / Erica F. Wheeler -- Epidemiological-ecological interactions in savanna environments / Robert S. Desowitz -- Designs for human-biological research among savanna pastoralists / Michael A. Little
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 522 pages
Isbn
9780123265500
Lccn
80040210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06423546
  • (OCoLC)ocm06423546

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