University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Charles A. Reed

Wild Animals Ain’t So Wild, Domesticating Them Not So Difficult

By: Charles A. Reed

Articles on origins of domestication of animals are always written by humans for other humans, usually based in large part on archaeological materials dug by archaeologists and primarily meant to be read by archaeologists. Quite naturally, the picture which emerges is one-sided, stressing the human aspects of the history and relegating the other animals, the […]