What’s a Mother to Do?

@article{Kuhn2006WhatsAM,
  title={What’s a Mother to Do?},
  author={Steven L. Kuhn and Mary C. Stiner},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={2006},
  volume={47},
  pages={953 - 981}
}
Recent huntergatherers display much uniformity in the division of labor along the lines of gender and age. The complementary economic roles for men and women typical of ethnographically documented huntergatherers did not appear in Eurasia until the beginning of the Upper Paleolithic. The rich archaeological record of Middle Paleolithic cultures in Eurasia suggests that earlier hominins pursued more narrowly focused economies, with womens activities more closely aligned with those of men with… 

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