Download PDF by Benjamin S. Arbuckle,Sue Ann McCarty: Animals and Inequality in the Ancient World

By Benjamin S. Arbuckle,Sue Ann McCarty

ISBN-10: 1607322854

ISBN-13: 9781607322856

Animals and Inequality within the old World explores the present traits within the social archaeology of human-animal relationships, concentrating on the ways that animals are used to constitution, create, help, or even deconstruct social inequalities.

The authors supply an international variety of case reports from either New and previous global archaeology—a royal Aztec puppy burial, the huge horse tombs of important Asia, and the ceremonial macaw cages of historic Mexico between them. They discover the advanced relationships among humans and animals in social, financial, political, and formality contexts, incorporating animal continues to be from archaeological websites with artifacts, texts, and iconography to boost their interpretations.

Animals and Inequality within the historical World offers new info and interpretations that exhibit the position of animals, their items, and their symbolism in structuring social inequalities within the old global. the quantity could be of curiosity to archaeologists, particularly zooarchaeologists, and classical students of pre-modern civilizations and societies.

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