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5 main independent agricultural geneses one thing i main independent agricultural geneses One thing I about the book is that Bellwood has an AsianPacific island view on history and so I found it much informative on those areas than the usual western emphasis on the Fertile Crescent Some conclusions are controversial such as his regarding the population of Madagascar s ancestry but are nonetheless firmly planted in a sea of research and supporting dataopinions If you want an in depth look at the origins of human civilization this is a terrific choice If you have no previous exposure to the subject I wouldn t consider it a good introduction That s not to say you have to be a PhD to understand it because I m not one and I got it ust fine But you have be kind of interested in the topic to begin with in order for the book not to seem dry. Middle East central Africa China New Guinea Mesoamerica and the northern AndesCovers the origins and dispersals of major language families such as Indo European
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ULTIMATELY THIS IS A VERY DIFFICULT this is a very difficult read Which is a shame as the subject matter and particularly the early chapters are fascinatingFull review Very technical dry Lots of interesting things but overly academic for my taste R t nhi u chi ti t chuy n m n vi t theo ki u s ch gi o khoa n n n u ng i c kh ng c gi y b t v ki n th c n n v kh o c v ng n ng h c so s nh th c s kh m theo c y l ch y u th ch c a m nh n n h n l r t enjoy r i Kh o c v ng n ng h c so s nh l nh ng b m n m theo m nh s kh khi n c ng n u p d ng ph ng ph p lu n khoa h c v c c d li u lu n c s kh ng r r ng c a n v c ng c u nhi u c c tham s m nh d n tin t ng v o c c c ng th c to n c ph a ra tuy nhi n c c uan i m c a t c gi th ng tr ng kh p v i uan i m c a m nh n n m nh nh gi r t cao LOL V l ng th ng tin u nhi u v kh chi ti t n n y kh ng th l cu n s ch First
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c ch ti p c n n n l c m tch ti p c n n n l c m t o cho bi t r i khi n o c n th #M Ra Tham Kh O L I Nh N Chung #ra tham kh o l i Nh n chung B o Th y nh t l khi b n d ch ti ng Vi t in ch 500 b n hehe I thoroughly enjoyed this book which is packed with an amazing amount of information I would say though that it s geared toward those who are already fairly well versed in archaeology to some degree I didn t find it dry or boring but rather it was incredibly well researched and the author s arguments well supported It is rather encyclopedic in delivery which is surprising given the book s length but that is illustrative of the Bellwood s knowledge on the subject On any given page you can find at least 2 or 3 topics worthy of extensive further reading yet this book proves self sufficient in how it presents ancient civilization s spread across the earth and he comparescontrasts Nguistics and biological anthropology to cover developments over the past 12000 yearsExamines the reasons for the multiple primary origins of agricultureFocuses on agricultural origins in and dispersals out of the.