3. Domestic Life: Food, Clothes, and House

  1. James Wei

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342749.ch3

Great Inventions that Changed the World

Great Inventions that Changed the World

How to Cite

Wei, J. (2012) Domestic Life: Food, Clothes, and House, in Great Inventions that Changed the World, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118342749.ch3

Author Information

  1. Princeton University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470768174

Online ISBN: 9781118342749

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Keywords:

  • domestic life, food, clothes, nations and the four-stage and DTM;
  • subsistence gathering, the Congo, Amazon, the tundra of Alaska, and Siberia;
  • Neolithic Agricultural Revolution, and changes in human history;
  • CFCs, the long sought nonflammable and nontoxic refrigerant;
  • the Green Revolution, trend reversing, in managing the Malthusian race

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Food

  • Clothes

  • House