International Journal of Archaeology

Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Critical Analysis of the Concept of “Human Adaptations” to Discuss Its Adequacy with Socio-cultural Dynamics in Light with Ethnographic Observations and Archaeological Evidence

    Medjo Protais Pamphile Patrice*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-12
    Received: 26 January 2024
    Accepted: 27 February 2024
    Published: 13 March 2024
    Abstract: The idea of defending the thesis of the ruin of purposes comes from an observation. It is that of recurrence to adaptation to infer cultural dynamics. The idea of “human adaptations” often serves as an alibi to explain the entire activity of human organizations. Thus, the formation of social institutions, the material equipment of human groups and ... Show More