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Problem genezy zorganizowanej przemocy w świetle źródeł archeologicznych

Rafał Skrzyniecki



The problem of origins of violence in prehistory still raises many controversies among scholars representing nearly all branches of social sciences. The large number of existing interpretations only complicates the current state of research. This paper’s aim is to present and briefly discuss two main theoretical approaches to the problem, along with an attempt to evaluate them using archaeological record representing the earliest material evidence for small-scale organized warfare.

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theoretical approaches to prehistoric warfare; interpersonal violence; origins; Mesolithic; traumata

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