Life Histories of the Dobe !Kung: Food, Fatness, and by Nancy Howell

By Nancy Howell

Life Histories of the Dobe !Kung re-examines a major anthropological facts set for the Dobe !Kung, the well known "Bushmen" of the Kalahari barren region, amassed through Nancy Howell and co-workers. utilizing lifestyles heritage research, Howell reinterprets this wealthy fabric to deal with the query of ways those hunter-gatherers retain their particularly solid health and wellbeing from adolescence via previous age within the Kalahari’s harsh atmosphere. She divides the inhabitants into lifestyles historical past levels that correlate with expected chronological a while and demonstrates how and why they live to tell the tale, even thrive, on a modest allotment of energy. She describes how surplus nutrients is produced and dispensed, and she or he considers either the causes for the beneficiant sharing she has saw one of the Dobe !Kung and a few evolutionary implications of that behavior.

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