By Victoria Reyes-García,Aili Pyhälä

ISBN-10: 3319422693

ISBN-13: 9783319422695

This publication compiles a suite of case stories analysing drivers of and responses to alter among modern hunter-gatherers. modern hunter-gatherers’ livelihoods are tested from views starting from ancient legacy to environmental switch, and from alterations in nationwide financial, political and felony structures to extra broad-scale and common notions of globalization and acculturation. 

Far from the generally held romantic view that hunter-gatherers survive as remoted populations dwelling a conventional way of life in concord with the surroundings, modern hunter-gatherers – like many rural groups worldwide - face a couple of quite new ecological and social demanding situations to which they're pressed to conform. modern hunter-gatherer societies are more and more and quickly suffering from international adjustments, similar either to biophysical Earth structures (i.e., adjustments in weather, biodiversity and usual assets, and water availability), and to social platforms (i.e. demographic transitions, sedentarisation, integration into the marketplace economic climate, and all of the socio-cultural swap that those and different components trigger).

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