ABSTRACT

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

chapter |8 pages

Introduction

part |2 pages

PART I The hunters and gatherers 11,000–4200 BC

chapter 1|13 pages

A changing environment

chapter 2|9 pages

The hunting population

chapter 3|21 pages

Subsistence and settlement

chapter 5|8 pages

Finds and interpretations

part |2 pages

PART II The first farmers c. 4200–2800 BC

chapter 6|9 pages

The introduction of farming in Denmark

chapter 7|6 pages

Population growth and food production

chapter 8|25 pages

Subsistence and settlement

chapter 10|12 pages

Finds and interpretations

part |2 pages

PART III Towards a new era 2800–500 BC

chapter 11|7 pages

A changing environment

chapter 12|30 pages

Subsistence and settlement

chapter 13|11 pages

Social patterns from 2800 to 500 BC

chapter 14|12 pages

Finds and interpretations

part |2 pages

PART IV The chiefdoms of the Iron Age 500 BC–800 AD

chapter 15|5 pages

Environmental changes

chapter 16|34 pages

Subsistence and settlement

chapter 17|23 pages

The development of economic institutions

chapter 18|20 pages

Political and social development

chapter 19|12 pages

Finds and interpretations