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Early Human Behaviour in Global Context

The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record

Edited by Ravi Korisettar, Michael D. Petraglia

Routledge – 1998 – 512 pages

Series: One World Archaeology

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Description

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 book.

Chapters focus on:

* the nature of archaeological evidence

* stone tool technology

* subsistence practices

* settlement distributions.

Reviews

'The book is intended to be the basic reference text for students and academics interested in prehistory, palaeolithic archaeology and palaeoanthropology.' - Oxon Book Review

Author Bio

Michael D. Petraglia is Research Associate in the Human Origins Program, Smithsonian Institution, and Director of the Cultural Resources Program at Parsons, an international environmental firm. Ravi Korisettar is Reader in History and Archaeology at Karnatak Unviersity, India.

Name: Early Human Behaviour in Global Context: The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Ravi Korisettar, Michael D. Petraglia. 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...
Categories: Archaeology, Anthropology - Soc Sci