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Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in east Turkana, Kenya

John Webster Barthelme

Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in east Turkana, Kenya

by John Webster Barthelme

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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Turkana (Kenya),
  • Kenya,
  • Turkana.
    • Subjects:
    • Prehistoric peoples -- Kenya -- Turkana.,
    • Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric -- Kenya -- Turkana.,
    • Paleoecology -- Kenya -- Turkana.,
    • Turkana (Kenya) -- Antiquities.,
    • Kenya -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Webster Barthelme.
      SeriesCambridge monographs in African archaeology ;, 13, BAR international series ;, 254
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN865.K4 B37 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination364 p. :
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2773016M
      ISBN 100860543250
      LC Control Number86134257

        The region is currently host to ab Turkana pastoralists who entered the country with more t livestock following the persistent drought in northwest Kenya. Fisher-Hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya, by John Webster Barthelme, reviewed by J. E. G. Sutton, Fontes para a historia de Angola do seculo XVII. I. Memorias rela,ces e outros manuscritos da colectanea documental de Fernao de Sousa (II), by Beatrix Heintze, reviewed by Joseph C. Miller,

      Turkana tribe is part of the Nilotic tribes and constitutes the second largest pastoralist community in Kenya after the Maasais.. They speak the Turkana language, which is Nilotic and similar to the Maasai language.. The Turkana, like the Samburu and Maasai, still maintain their undiluted traditional way of life.   Turkana's near economic isolation from the rest of Kenya, coupled with conflict between neighbouring tribes of pastoralists and the degradation of pasture, means the region has little resilience.

      African Archaeology (Previously known as the Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology). Series editors: Kevin MacDonald (UCL) and Paul Lane (Cambridge). Past decades have witnessed a revolution in the archaeological narratives of early African agriculture, . The study team, however, noted that, when applying an agreed selection criteria (i.e. showcase the most important livelihood diversification opportunities in operation in Turkana), the case studies had a distinct gender and geographical bias: they were biased towards women's groups and urban centres, Turkwel and Kerio rivers and Lake Turkana.


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Book. Jan ; John Webster Barthelme; View. near the south-east shore of Lake Turkana in northern Kenya, have revealed a. Highlights Electron microprobe analyses (>) of artifactual and non-artifactual obsidian from the greater Lake Turkana region, Kenya.

Fifteen compositional types of obsidian are determined. Major obsidian sources for artifact manufacture are not known in the Lake Turkana region. The earlier Pastoral Neolithic peoples around Lake Turkana interacted with each other, but perhaps not as.

Climatic and demographic pressures after 6, BP pushed Neolithic pastoralists living in the Nile River Valley southward, and the savanna habitats of eastern and southern Africa that these migrants encountered were attractive ecosystems rife for herding.

Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya (BAR International. Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya (Cambridge Monographs in African Hist British Archaeological Reports International series ). Oxford: Archaeopress.

Barthelme, J.W. Fisher-Hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya. This book is about history and the practical power of language to reveal historical change.

The arrival of the Southern Nilotes on the East African archaeological scene is correlated with the appearance of the prehistoric lithic industry and pottery tradition referred to as the Elmenteitan culture.

The bearers of the Elmenteitan culture developed a distinct pattern of land use, hunting and pastoralism on the western plains of Kenya during the East African Pastoral Neolithic.

Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in east Turkana, Kenya, BAR international series Oxford: British Archaeological Reports. Oxford: British Archaeological Reports.

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Oxford: Archaeopress. Berntsen, J. Among the Turkana of north western Kenya, as well as in many other eastern African pastoral societies, cattle are not only a source of food but also an essential tool for a man to establish his own concepts of aesthetic and to visibly express his own personal identity and social relationships among his people.

A Turkana man achieves these objectives by choosing a specific male cow and then. Geology. Karsa is located in Turkana county, in Northern Kenya, east of Lake Turkana's Allia Bay, and south of Sibilot and Koobi Fora. The site is a part of the volcanic highlands at the foot of the Sibilot volcanic system, and is dominated by large, angular boulders that derive from lava outcrops.

Older volcanic, Karsa basalts date to 14 million years ago, during the Miocene, and are. Archaeologists have long sought monumental architecture’s origins among societies that were becoming populous, sedentary, and territorial.

In sub-Saharan Africa, however, dispersed pastoralists pioneered monumental construction. Eastern Africa’s earliest monumental site was built by the region’s first herders ∼5,–4, y ago as the African Humid Period ended and Lake Turkana’s.

A case of inter-group violence among hunter-gatherers on the shores of Lake Turkana in Ke years ago. Fisher-Hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya.

His study "Fisher-Hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya" appeared as a Cambridge Monograph in African Archaeology, and he has published numerous papers on his research. Barthelme participated in a three-week camel ride across the Sahara accompanying a salt caravan on its way to Morocco.

New books International Series British Series The early Neolithic funnel-beaker culture in South-west Scania, Sweden. Social and economic change B.C. Fisher-hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana Kenya.

Fisher-hunters and Neolithic pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya. Oxford, UK, British Archaeological Reports. Bassett, T.J. The political ecology of peasant-herder conflicts in the Northern Ivory Coast. Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 78(3): Bates, D.G. Fisher-Hunters and Neolithic Pastoralists in East Turkana, Kenya, BAR International Series (Oxford Univ Press, Oxford), Vol Marshall F, Stewart K, Barthelme J.

Instead, the earliest known domesticated animals in sub-Saharan Africa are found in Kenya at the beginning of the Pastoral Neolithic (PN; ~– BP) era near Lake Turkana, where archaeological evidence documents groups that pursued fishing and herding and constructed elaborate monumental cemeteries (4–6).

Although livestock spread.