Making A Living Subsistence, Economy, and Distribution: How Humans Do It Economic Production as an Adaptive Strategy Food is necessary for survival; the means of subsistence of a given group has been called their adaptive strategy.
Subsistence, Economy, and Distribution: How Humans Do It
“A set of social relations through which labor is deployed to wrest energy from nature by means of tools, skills, organization, and knowledge.”
Reciprocity is an exchange between social equals; common in egalitarian societies. There are three types: