7. Ethnobiology, Historical Ecology, the Archaeofaunal Record, and Interpreting Human Landscapes

  1. E. N. Anderson2,
  2. D. Pearsall3,
  3. E. Hunn4 and
  4. N. Turner5
  1. Peter W. Stahl

Published Online: 7 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118015872.ch7

Ethnobiology

Ethnobiology

How to Cite

Stahl, P. W. (2011) Ethnobiology, Historical Ecology, the Archaeofaunal Record, and Interpreting Human Landscapes, in Ethnobiology (eds E. N. Anderson, D. Pearsall, E. Hunn and N. Turner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118015872.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Anthropology, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA

  3. 4

    Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, USA

  4. 5

    School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, State University of New York, Binghamton, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470547854

Online ISBN: 9781118015872

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Keywords:

  • ethnobiology, archaeofaunal record - human landscapes, interdisciplinary ethnobiological study;
  • zooarchaeological interpretation of past landscapes - NISP (Number of Identified Specimens) of animal taxa, consumption;
  • archaeofaunal accumulation in western Equador

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Zooarchaeological Methods

  • Zooarchaeological Interpretation of Past Landscapes

  • An Archaeological Example: Archaeofaunal Accumulation in Western Equador

  • Summary and Discussion

  • References