Anything more than a picnic? Re-considering arguments for ceremonial Macrozamia use in mid-Holocene Australia
Influential arguments have been advanced in Australian archaeology concerning the origins and development of social and economic change in the mid-late Holocene (Lourandos 1997). One example used to support this claim is the perceived existence of ceremonial feasting events held in the semi-arid and rugged sandstone gorge systems of central Queensland, attended by large groups of people for extended periods, and underwritten by large quantities of kernels from the cycad Macrozamia moorei...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|Source:||Archaeology in Oceania|
|01_Asmussen_Anything_more_than_a_picnic?_2008.pdf||1.08 MB||Adobe PDF||Request a copy|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.