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Unformatted text preview: government, and they will grow their family with this land. At first, only a male and female will be assigned to that amount of land, but as their family grows larger, the kids can also be considered as potential work force. Hunters and gatherers can also start their homes specifically near the mountains. It will be much more convenient for them to live near their work. Also, just like in the primitive societies, food can be used as the prime currency for trading. Of course, workers who do not grow food can use their product as a resource of trade. Because there are only 2500 people, creating currency like money (bills and coins) is almost impossible. This is a primitive society; therefore, trading is a much more effective way of controlling economy....
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2008 for the course SOC 201 taught by Professor Ollenberger during the Fall '07 term at Cal Poly Pomona.
- Fall '07