Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Between foraging and farming: Strategic responses to the Holocene Thermal Maximum in Southeast Asia

Oxenham, Marc; Trinh, Hiep Hoang; Willis, Anna; Jones, Rebecca; Domett, Kathryn M; Castillo, Cristina; Wood, Rachel; Bellwood, Peter; Tromp, Monica; Kells, Ainslee; Piper, Philip; Pham, Son Thanh; Matsumura, H; Buckley, Hallie R.

Description

Large, 'complex' pre-Neolithic hunter-gatherer communities thrived in southern China and northern Vietnam, contemporaneous with the expansion of farming. Research at Con Co Ngua in Vietnam suggests that such huntergatherer populations shared characteristics with early farming communities: high disease loads, pottery, complex mortuary practices and access to stable sources of carbohydrates and protein. The substantive difference was in the use of domesticated plants and animals-effectively...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/158126
Source: Antiquity
DOI: 10.15184/aqy.2018.69

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Oxenham_Between_foraging_and_farming%3A_2018.pdf1.67 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator