Was there a prehistoric trend from smaller to larger political units?

American Journal of Sociology Vol/Iss. 49 Published In Pages: 289-301
By Hart, Hornell, Taylor, Donald L.


This study examines technological and political development in prehistoric societies. Results suggest a significant correlation between technological and political development in non-industrial societies. Results also suggest that, in prehistoric epochs, the area controlled by a group of people has increased at an accelerating rate of speed over time.

Documents and Hypotheses Filed By:mas Megan Farrer