Learn about one of the single most important developments in human history — the transition from a way of life based on hunting and gathering to an economy based on raising domesticated plants and animals.
Framing the Issues
- Domestication of Plants and Animals in Global Perspective
- The Consequences of Sedentism: What Happens When Mobile Hunter-gatherers Settle Down?
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Director of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
LESSON 1: Rise of Urban Civilization
LESSON 2: Tools and Art of Neolithic Peoples