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The Resource Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna, J. Desmond Clark, (ed.)

Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna, J. Desmond Clark, (ed.)

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Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna
Title
Cultural beginnings
Title remainder
approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna
Statement of responsibility
J. Desmond Clark, (ed.)
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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NYP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1916-2002
  • 1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clark, J. Desmond
  • International Congress of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences
Series statement
Monographien / Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Forschungsinstitut für Vor- und Frühgeschichte,
Series volume
Bd. 19
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Fossil hominids
  • Language and languages
  • Anthropology, Prehistoric
  • Social evolution
Label
Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna, J. Desmond Clark, (ed.)
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Publication
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At head of title: Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Forschungsinstitut für Vor- und Frühgeschichte in Verbindung mit der Union internationale des sciences préhistoriques et protohistoriques, 11. Kongress, Mainz, 31. August - 5. September 1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. A. Early hominid diet and analogues, models and ways of distinguishing the evidences of hominid activity from that of other animal agencies. Ecobotanical contexts for African hominids / M. O'Brien, R. Peters. On the marks of marrow bone processing by hammerstones and hyaenas: their anatomical patterning and archaeological implications / J. Blumenschine, M. Selvaggio. Bone distribution on a modern East African landscape and its archaeological implications / H.T. Bunn, E.M. Kroll, L.E. Bertram -- pt. B. Proto-language. The origin of speech / J. Wind. The emergence of spoken language in hominid evolution / Ph. V. Tobias -- pt. C. Earlier Stone Age assemblages from East and South Africa. On making behavioral inferences for early archaeological sites / K.D. Schick. The importance of experimental replicative and functional studies in Palaeolithic archaeology / N. Toth. The culture-stratigraphy, lithostratigraphy and biostratigraphy of the Acheulian sites of Lake Natron, Tanzania / A.A. Mturi. Kilombe: review of an Acheulian site complex / J.A.J. Gowlett. Stone artifact assemblages from Swartkrans, Transvaal, South Africa / J. Desmond Clark -- pt. D. Middle Palaeolithic/Middle Stone Age industries and the origins of modern humans. Recent research in western Kenya and its implications for the status of the Sangoan industry / S. McBrearty. Context for the emergence of modern man in eastern Africa: some new Tanzanian evidence / M.J. Mehlman. Chronology and stratigraphy of the Middle Palaeolithic at Bir Tarfawi, Egypt / F. Wendorf ... [et al.]
Control code
25083872
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
xi, 208 pages
Isbn
9783774924840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1450638
Label
Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna, J. Desmond Clark, (ed.)
Publication
Note
At head of title: Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Forschungsinstitut für Vor- und Frühgeschichte in Verbindung mit der Union internationale des sciences préhistoriques et protohistoriques, 11. Kongress, Mainz, 31. August - 5. September 1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. A. Early hominid diet and analogues, models and ways of distinguishing the evidences of hominid activity from that of other animal agencies. Ecobotanical contexts for African hominids / M. O'Brien, R. Peters. On the marks of marrow bone processing by hammerstones and hyaenas: their anatomical patterning and archaeological implications / J. Blumenschine, M. Selvaggio. Bone distribution on a modern East African landscape and its archaeological implications / H.T. Bunn, E.M. Kroll, L.E. Bertram -- pt. B. Proto-language. The origin of speech / J. Wind. The emergence of spoken language in hominid evolution / Ph. V. Tobias -- pt. C. Earlier Stone Age assemblages from East and South Africa. On making behavioral inferences for early archaeological sites / K.D. Schick. The importance of experimental replicative and functional studies in Palaeolithic archaeology / N. Toth. The culture-stratigraphy, lithostratigraphy and biostratigraphy of the Acheulian sites of Lake Natron, Tanzania / A.A. Mturi. Kilombe: review of an Acheulian site complex / J.A.J. Gowlett. Stone artifact assemblages from Swartkrans, Transvaal, South Africa / J. Desmond Clark -- pt. D. Middle Palaeolithic/Middle Stone Age industries and the origins of modern humans. Recent research in western Kenya and its implications for the status of the Sangoan industry / S. McBrearty. Context for the emergence of modern man in eastern Africa: some new Tanzanian evidence / M.J. Mehlman. Chronology and stratigraphy of the Middle Palaeolithic at Bir Tarfawi, Egypt / F. Wendorf ... [et al.]
Control code
25083872
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
xi, 208 pages
Isbn
9783774924840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1450638

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