Fire‐Making in Tasmania: Absence of Evidence Is Not Evidence of Absence1

@article{Gott2002FireMakingIT,
  title={Fire‐Making in Tasmania: Absence of Evidence Is Not Evidence of Absence1},
  author={Beth Gott},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2002},
  volume={43},
  pages={650 - 656}
}
  • B. Gott
  • Published 2002
  • Sociology
  • Current Anthropology
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