In his book Stone Age Economics, anthropologist Marshall Sahlins refers to hunting and gathering societies as “the original affluent societies”. Evaluate Sahlins’ claim using evidence from Richard Lee’s ethnography The Dobe Ju/’hoansi and John Marshall’s

So before writing this essay, you must read The Dobe Ju/’hoansi by Richard Lee, and John Marshall’s film, “N!ai: The Story of a !Kung Woman.” So, the book and film both discuss and analyze the same society but is explained in a different way pretty much. Lastly, I will have sent you the PDF that contains Marshall Sahlin’s book wherre he claims hunting and gathering societies as the “original affluent societies”