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Domestic animals and stability in pre-state farming societies

by Carol Raish

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Published by Tempus Reparatum in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture, Prehistoric.,
  • Domestic animals -- History.,
  • Environmental archaeology.,
  • Traditional farming.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementCarol Raish.
    SeriesBAR international series -- 579
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN799.A4 R353 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p. :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20727280M
    ISBN 100860547345

    A landrace is a domesticated, locally adapted, traditional variety of a species of animal or plant that has developed over time, through adaptation to its natural and cultural environment of agriculture and pastoralism, and due to isolation from other populations of the species. Landraces are generally distinguished from cultivars, and from breeds in the standardized sense, although the term. Domesticated animals, farm animals in particular, "have been bred to docility, tractability, stupidity, and dependency." They are "creations of man," making "the complaint of some animal liberationists that the 'natural behavior' of chickens and bobby calves is cruelly frustrated on factory farms" about as meaningful as "to speak of the natural.

    This is a collection of articles on Animal Farming and Farmed Animals from the Society & Animals Journal in relation to the studies of the human-animal relationship. Society & Animals is an academic journal that publishes studies that describe and analyze our experiences of non-human animals from the perspective of various disciplines within both the social sciences and humanities.   The main aim of this book is to improve the planning base for livestock development in Africa. Animals - Reproduction and Growth 35 Development Considerations and Farm Systems 51 The Systematics of African Livestock Production 52 4. 2. 1 Farming Systems and Ecological Zones

    After Indo-Europeans domesticated horses around BCE, they could herd their animals more effectively and push deeper into the steppes. BCE introduced heavy wagons into steppes and by BCE wagons were increasingly prominent in the steppe lands east of the Ural Mountains. Domestic animals like dogs, goats, sheep, cattle and camels were useful in various ways, e.g. provision of food and protection. The dog, which was the first animal to be domesticated, assisted in hunting, driving away dangerous wild animals and herding livestock.


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