Making space from the position of duty of care

Early Bronze Age human-sheep entanglements in Norway

Authored by: Kristin Armstrong Oma

Multispecies Archaeology

Print publication date:  February  2018
Online publication date:  February  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138898981
eBook ISBN: 9781315707709
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The Anthropocene is a term that is rapidly gaining momentum. It presupposes that humans stepped up and took a leading role in driving processes of change in a hereto-unprecedented scale. Domestication, of plants, animals and environments, is vital to this development. Domestication is, from this perspective, a process that presupposes mastery in the form of modification and manipulation of the behavioural dispositions, morphology and life world of other beings.

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