Models for the Transition to Farming
Master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology and Rock Art
3 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 7,0 T + 12,0 TC + 8,0 S
On completion of the module the students should understand the different approaches to interpreting the emergence of the first producer societies.
Theoretical approaches to the emergence of producer societies:
1. Environmental theories
2. Demographic theories
3. Social theories
4. Perceptive theories
5. Other post-modern theories
Written test and practical assignment.
Method of interaction
Lectures supported by powerpoint resources, text reading and critical analysis.
Software used in class