10.7Lecture - Neolithic Revolution Agriculture=...

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Neolithic Revolution Agriculture= Domestication Narrow Spectrum Environmental Degradation o Competitive plants are called weeds o Competitive animals are called pests Sedentary Residence Can’t Run away from your investments, you are tied to it o Tax man comes first 12,800-11,600 BP 82000 BP Younger Dryas o First good evidence of the domestication of a few species of plants and animals Neolithic revolution Shift from taking the world as you find it and changing the world  so you push the natural productive forces in nature to intensify  certain of mother nature’s treasures Create domesticus Film- Settling Down o By Richard Leakey o Rosco Cave in France where paintings were found Animals who provided them meat o Gathering wild food Game, Fruits o Reindeer antlers were used as digging sticks o Bartering/trade was going on
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