Wild Men, Wild Women, Wild Children
Whats the potential timeline for such variation in the narrative record?
This is a form of variation determined at the household or fireside level.
It is a reflection of its social difference and order.
It’s a difference that is made up close and face to face within small family groups.
It is how differences and varations occur in cultural objects within small-scale societies.
Its a form of varation that is non-dependant on competition between households and can develop within societies which are relatively socially flat and small-scale.
It’s a form of cultural variation that is ancient.
It gives a potential time- line for this form of inflection and the spatial factors which give it its limits in terms of its perormance range, which are determined entirly by the space it finds itself in.