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Kenneth L. Feder is Professor of Anthropology at Central Connecticut State University. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology (2010); Linking to the Past: A Brief Introduction to Archaeology, Second Edition (OUP, 2007); and Human Antiquity: An Introduction to Physical Anthropology and Archaeology (2006).
Table of Contents
1. Encountering the Past
2. Probing the Past
3. African Roots
4. The Human Lineage
5. The First Humans: The Evolution of Homo sapiens
6. Expanding Intellectual Horizons: Arts and Ideas in the Upper Paleolithic and Late Stone Age
7. Expanding Geographic Horizons: New Worlds
8. After the Ice: The Food-Producing Revolution
9. Roots of Complexity: The Origins of Civilization
10. An Explosion of Complexity: Mesopotamia, Africa, and Europe
11. An Explosion of Complexity: The Indus Valley and China
12. An Explosion of Complexity: Mesoamerica
13. An Explosion of Complexity: South America
14. An Explosion of Complexity: North America
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