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Against the grain : a deep history of the earliest states / James C. Scott.

By: Scott, James C.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: GN799.A4 S26 2017Series: Yale agrarian studies: Publication: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2017Description: xvii, 312 p. : ill., map.ISBN: 9780300182910 (hardcover); 0300182910 (hardcover).Subject(s): Agriculture -- Origin | Agriculture and state -- History | Agriculture -- Social aspects -- History
Contents:
A narrative in tatters : what I didn't know -- The domestication of fire, plants, animals, and... us -- Landscaping the world : the domus complex -- Zoonoses : a perfect epidemiological storm -- Agro-ecology of the early state -- Population control : bondage and war -- Fragility of the early state : collapse as disassembly -- The golden age of the barbarians.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-300) and index.

A narrative in tatters : what I didn't know -- The domestication of fire, plants, animals, and... us -- Landscaping the world : the domus complex -- Zoonoses : a perfect epidemiological storm -- Agro-ecology of the early state -- Population control : bondage and war -- Fragility of the early state : collapse as disassembly -- The golden age of the barbarians.

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