Archaeologists working in the vast coniferous uplands of the American Southwest have commonly assumed that the subsistence economies of the prehistoric peoples who dwelt there focused on corn (Zea mays) agriculture, the erratic yields of which were...
Fire and Archaeology
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Fire-reliant subsistence economies and anthropogenic coniferous ecosystems in the pre-Columbian northern American southwest
Person: Sullivan, Forste
Environmental change in Garry oak (Quercus garryana) ecosystems: the evolution of an eco-cultural landscape
Globally, colonialism resulted in the suppression of aboriginal land management practices, abetted by the concept of terra nullius, 'belonging to no one'; the belief that aboriginal people had little influence on or ownership of the land....
Person: Pellatt, Gedalof