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The behavioural ecology and evolutionary implications of hunter-gatherer social organisation

  title={The behavioural ecology and evolutionary implications of hunter-gatherer social organisation},
  author={Mark Dyble},
Much that is remarkable about human behaviour relates in some way to our advanced social cognition. Understanding why this advanced social cognition evolved benefits from an understanding of the kind of social organisation that is promoted by hunting-and-gathering, the dominant mode of subsistence throughout most of human evolutionary history. In this thesis, I explore the social organisation of hunter-gatherers in general and of the Palanan Agta in particular. In chapter four, I present data… 
Ethnoecology in the Colombian Amazon : Tikuna-wildlife interactions in Amacayacu National Park
This study examines human-wildlife interactions in Amacayacu National Park in the Colombian Amazon (3°02’-3°47’ S, 69°54’-70°25’ W). It explores local concepts of nature to contribute towards
Variation in Pinto assemblages of the Mojave Desert: The Pinto Basin site revisited
of VARIATION IN PINTO ASSEMBLAGES OF THE MOJAVE DESERT: THE PINTO BASIN SITE REVISITED by Christine Lynn McCollum Recent archaeological studies have increased our understanding of Early and Middle
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Effects of socio-environmental variability and uncertainty in decisions about fishing effort of a small-scale tuna fishery in Ende, eastern Indonesia
Fishing fleets in South East Asia have recently experienced unprecedented expansion. Consequently, catches and regional diversity have dramatically decreased throughout the Indian Ocean. Regional