Banana Final Draft
The banana is a fruit that has been of vital importance throughout history. They are found
naturally in the tropics and subtropics of Asia and parts of Australia (DeLanghe 2009).The
process of domesticati
What type of questions can archaeologists answer using vessel types?
What are various vessel types used for?
What was the most important technique for preparing food among the aboriginal
southeastern why do you think so and what are some oth
Ceramics are a durable substance in the archaeological record leaving abundant material
to be studied and learned from. They can be used to identify various things such as food
preparation and consumption, the types of activit
Essay on Methods to Determine Human Diet
There are various methods that are useful in determining a human diet in the past.
Disciplines within archaeology provide some of the methods that can help one to do this. Three
major areas where this is possible i
Wall in this article analyzes the ceramics of two middle-class homes in New
Yorks Greenwich Village. He takes one home that houses people from the upper end of
the middle class and another that represents the lower end. The cer
The Edible Foundations of Civilization
Food isnt just a item for sustenance but a substance that has changed human kinds
behavior for centuries. This article looked at how food transformed society from a egalitarian
society to a stratified on
Cannibalism is a concept in todays society that we find very interesting and hard to wrap
our head around. There are a few various reasons people partake in this behavior. One is the idea
of starvation resulting in a do anyt
What are some research opportunities that are available through the study of pottery?
What are various ways to discover the use of pottery?
Whats an organic residue?
249- amorphous organic remains found at archaeological sites
Essay on Zooarchaeology Significance
Zooarchaeology is a field that studies animal remains found at archaeological sites (Wing
2008). Animal remains can consist of things such as bones, shells, coprolites, scales, and more.
This is done with
Essay on Important Concepts to Archaeology of Food
Within the broad spectrum of the class of the archaeology of food there is many
important concepts that are critical to the field. The most important though is the methods of
analysis used to