Violence and war in prehistory

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If there are people out there who believe that violence and war did not exist until after the advent of Western colonialism, or of the state, or of agriculture, this volume proves them wrong. Equally, if there are people who believe that all human societies have been plagued by violence and war, that they were always present in human evolutionary history, this volume proves them wrong.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTroubled Times
Subtitle of host publicationViolence and Warfare in the Past
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781134385300
ISBN (Print)9789056995331
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Social Sciences(all)

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