The Lower Palaeolithic colonisation of Europe
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The Lower Palaeolithic colonisation of Europe antiquity, magnitude, permanency and cognition by Victoria Ling

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Published by Archaeopress in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Human beings,
  • Lower Paleolithic period,
  • Migrations,
  • Antiquities

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesLower Palaeolithic colonization of Europe, Lower Paleolithic colonization of Europe
StatementVictoria Ling
SeriesBAR international series -- 2316, BAR international series -- 2316.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN771 .L56 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx 254 p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25222789M
ISBN 101407308998
ISBN 109781407308999
LC Control Number2011535541
OCLC/WorldCa773945541

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This book presents the major tool types of European Lower and Middle Paleolithic. Building on the typelist of the late Francois Bordes, with many forms that have been recognized since, it presents working definitions of the types with illustrations and discussions of the variability inherent to lithic by: The Lower Palaeolithic Colonisation of Europe. Antiquity, Magnitude, Permanency and Cognition - Victoria Ling, British Archaeological Reports International Series Oxford: Archaeopress, Palaeolithic societies have been a neglected topic in the discussion of human origins. But in the past forty years archaeologists have recovered a wealth of information from Palaeolithic sites throughout the European continent that reveal many illuminating facets of social life over this ,year by: Palaeolithic societies have been a neglected topic in the discussion of human origins. But in the past forty years archaeologists have recovered a wealth of information from Palaeolithic sites throughout the European continent that reveal many illuminating facets of social life over this ,year period. Clive Gamble, introducing a new approach to this material, interrogates the data for 5/5(1).

Dr Paul Pettitt is Reader in Palaeolithic Archaeology at Sheffield University, and specializes in the Middle and Upper Palaeolithic of Britain. He is the author of The Palaeolithic Origins of Human Burial (Routledge, ). Dr Mark White is Reader in Archaeology at Durham University and specializes in the Lower and Middle Palaeolithic of Britain/5(8).   Early Human Behaviour in a Global Context will be of use to students and professionals who are interested in prehistory, Paleolithic archaeology, and paleoanthropology. Those interested in our ancestors and their place in the natural world will also benefit from the information presented in this by: First published The Palaeolithic Societies of Europe succeeds and replaces The Palaeolithic Settlement of Europe, published by Cambridge University Press in Printed in the United Kingdom at the University Press, Cambridge. Cambridge Core - Archaeology of Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and The Pacific - The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia - by Robin DennellCited by:

The Lower Paleolithic is the earliest subdivision of the Paleolithic or Old Stone Age. It spans the time from around 3 million years ago when the first evidence for stone tool production and use by hominins appears in the current archaeological record, until around , years ago, spanning the Oldowan and Acheulean lithics industries. In African archaeology, the time period roughly corresponds to the Early . Book Description: This book presents the major tool types of European Lower and Middle Paleolithic. Building on the typelist of the late Francois Bordes, with many forms that have been recognized since, it presents working definitions of the types with illustrations . Lower Palaeolithic hominin in Central Europe occupied a variety of environments, and despite the fragmentary nature of the record, warm and humid climate and partly forested landscapes appear as. Investigating Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherer Identities: Case Studies from Paleolithic and Mesolithic Europe. BAR (BAR International Series) [H. L. Cobb, F. Coward, L. Grimshaw, S. Price] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This volume stems from sessions at the Theoretical Archaeology Conference at Glasgow UniversityCited by: 7.