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Lithic Technological Systems and Evolutionary Theory

Edited By Nathan Goodale, William Andrefsky, Jr.

2015 | Cambridge University Press
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Stone tool analysis relies on a strong background in analytical and methodological techniques. However, lithic technological analysis has not been well integrate ...
 
 
Over The Hills and Far Away

Over The Hills and Far Away: Last Glacial Maximum Lithic Technology Around the Great Adriatic Plain

By Emanuele Cancellieri

2015 | Archaeopress
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The research scope of this book is the human occupation of the northern Adriatic region at the end of the Last Glacial Maximum (ca. 24,000- 20,000 calBP), and a point of view over the long debated occupation of the once exposed Great Adriatic Plain a ...
 
 
Flint Daggers in Prehistoric Europe

Flint Daggers in Prehistoric Europe

Edited By Catherine Frieman, Berit Valentin Eriksen

2015 | Oxbow Books
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For more than a century flint daggers have been among the most closely studied and most heavily published later prehistoric lithic tools. It is well established that they are found across Europe and beyond, and that many were widely circulated over m ...
 
 
Wild Things

Wild Things: Recent Advances in Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Research

Edited By Frederick W. F. Foulds, Helen C. Drinkall, Angela R. Perri, David T.G. Clinnick, James W.P. Walker

2014 | Oxbow Books
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Recently, Palaeolithic and Mesolithic archaeology has been breaking boundaries worldwide. Finds such as the Mesolithic house at Howick, the sequencing of the Neanderthal genome, and the recently discovered footprints at Happisburgh all serve to ...
 
 
No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned: Papers in Honour of Roger Jacobi

Edited By Nick Ashton, Claire Harris

2015 | Lithic Studies Society
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This volume of papers is in honour of Roger Jacobi one of the great prehistorians of his generation. The papers have been written by his former students, colleagues and friends, reflecting the full breadth of his research. ...
 
 
Peuplement de l'Amérique du Sud

Peuplement de l'Amérique du sud: L'apport de la technologie lithique

Edited By Maria Farias, Antoine Lourdeau

2014 | @rchéo-éditions
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Peuplement de l'Amérique du sud: l'apport de la technologie lithique

Le peuplement du continent américain est une question qui n'a cessé de susciter l'interrogation depuis sa découverte. Aujourd'hui, les méthodes de datation ...

 
 
Techno-logique & Technologie

Techno-logique & Technologie: A Paleo-lithic history of sharp objects

By Eric Boëda

2013 | @rchéo-éditions
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Techno-logique & technologie, en deux mots tout est dit. Deux mots cependant qu’il convient d’éclaircir à partir de la matière même à laquelle ils sont appliqués ici et qui, en retour, en constitue le fondement épistémologique, à savoir: les i ...

 
 
Le Concept Levallois: Variabilité des méthodes

Le Concept Levallois: Variabilité des méthodes

By Eric Boëda

2013 | @rchéo-éditions
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Un peu comme une «contre-méthode» libérée des rets de la typologie, cette recherche sur le Levallois s’impose comme une nouveauté sur un plan théorique. Ce travail résolument moderne, d’exception française, nous invite à revoir les habitudes de le ...

 
 
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Etude technologique de l'industrie lithique du site de Guanyindong dans la province de Guizhou, sud-ouest de la Chine

By Yinghua Li

2014 | @rchéo-éditions
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Le site de Guanyindong, découvert en 1964, est une grotte karstique de la province du Guizhou, dans le sud-ouest de la Chine. L’industrie lithique, mise au jour au cours des trois campagnes de fouilles entreprises entre 1965 et 1973, est attribuée ...

 
 
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Handbook of Alabama Archaeology : Part I Point Types

By James W. Cambron, David C. Hulse

2012 | The Archaeological Research Association of Alabama Inc. & Project Gutenberg
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Clovis Technology

Clovis Technology

By Bruce A. Bradley, Michael B. Collins, Andrew Hemmings, Marilyn Shoberg, Jon C. Lohse

2010 | International Monographs in Prehistory
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This book presents a detailed study of the lithic technology and the bone, antler, and ivory tool technology of the Clovis Paleoindian culture. It is abundantly illustrated with drawings and photographs of tools and the by-products of their man ...
 
 
Flint and Stone in the Neolithic Period

Flint and Stone in the Neolithic Period

Edited By Alan Saville

2011 | Oxbow Books
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Lithic artefacts were an intrinsic part of Neolithic life both in terms of everyday practical use and in ritual/symbolic mode. Archaeologists and prehistorians studying the Neolithic period recognise this, and accordingly, strive to maximise relevant ...
 
 
Works in Stone

Works in Stone: Contemporary Perspectives on Lithic Analysis

Edited By Michael J. Shott

2014 | University of Utah Press
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Whether done by Stone Age hunters or artisans in ancient civilizations, the transformation of resistant stone into useful implements required skills with a high level of sophistication. Because stone tools are durable, today we have a lithic re ...
 
 
Prehension and hafting traces on flint tools

Prehension and hafting traces on flint tools. A methodology

By Veerle Rots

2010 | Leuven University Press
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The capacity to mount stone tools in or on a handle is considered an important innovation in past human behaviour. The insight to assemble two different materials (organic and inorganic) into a better functioning entity indicates the presence of the ...
 
 
Ground Stone Analysis

Ground Stone Analysis. A Technological Approach

By Jenny L. Adams

2014 | University of Utah Press
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A Copublication with Archaeology Southwest

Archaeology

Archaeologists define stone artifacts that are altered by or used to alter other items through abrasion, pecking, or polishing as “ground stone.” ...

 
 
Tools and economy of the eneolithic farmers of South-Eastern Europe

Орудия труда и хозяйство древнеземледельческих племен Юго-Восточной Европы в эпоху энеолита : по материалам культуры Варна

By Наталия Николаевна Скакун, Natalia Nikolaevna Skakun

2006 | Нестор-История
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Книга Н. Н. Скакун «Орудия труда и хозяйство древнеземледельческих племен Юго-Восточной Европы в эпоху энеолита (по материалам культуры Варна)» посвящена изучению хозяйственных основ культуры Варна, одной из высокоразвитых археолог ...
 
 
Lithic Toolkits in Ethnoarchaeological Contexts

L'outillage lithique en contextes ethnoarchéologiques / Lithic Toolkits in Ethnoarchaeological Contexts

Edited By Xavier Terradas

2005 | British Archaeological Reports
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Acts of the XIVth UISPP Congress, University of Liège, Belgium, 2-8 September 2001, Colloque / Symposium 1.4 edited by Xavier Terradas. inc. VAT. i+64 pages; illustrated throughout with figures, tables and plates. BAR S1370 2005

British Arch ...

 
 
Clovis Caches

Clovis Caches: Recent Discoveries and New Research

Edited By Bruce B. Huckell, J. David Kilby

2014 | University of New Mexico Press
Copy Available: Yes

The Paleoindian Clovis culture is known for distinctive stone and bone tools often associated with mammoth and bison remains, dating back some 13,500 years. While the term Clovis is known to every archaeology student, few books have detailed the spec ...
 
 
Paleoindian Lifeways of the Cody Complex

Paleoindian Lifeways of the Cody Complex

Edited By Edward J. Knell, Mark P. Muñiz

2013 | The University of Utah Press
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Paleoindian Lifeways of the Cody Complex represents the first synthesis in the more than fifty year history of one of the most important Paleoindian cultural traditions in North America. Research on the Cody complex (~10,000–8,000 radiocarbon yrs ...

 
 
Stone Artifacts of Texas Indians

Stone Artifacts of Texas Indians

By Ellen Sue Turner, Thomas R. Hester, Richard L. McReynolds

2011 | Taylor Trade Publishing
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Useful for academic and recreational archaeologists alike, this book identifies and describes over 200 projectile points and stone tools used by prehistoric Native American Indians in Texas. This third edition boasts twice as many illustrations—all d ...
 
 
Elite Craft Producers, Artists, and Warriors at Aguateca

Elite Craft Producers, Artists, and Warriors at Aguateca: Lithic Analysis (Monographs of the Aguateca Archaeological Project Pirst Phase)

By Kazuo Aoyama

2009 | University of Utah Press
Copy Available: Yes

This archaeological report centers on findings at Aguateca, a unique site in the Petexbatun region of the southern Mayan lowlands that was unexpectedly attacked in AD 810. The subsequent rapid abandonment and burning of many of the elite and non-e ...

 
 
Toward a Behavioral Ecology of Lithic Technology

Toward a Behavioral Ecology of Lithic Technology: Cases from Paleoindian Archaeology

By Todd A. Surovell

2009 | University of Arizona Press
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Modern humans and their hominid ancestors relied on chipped-stone technology for well over two million years and colonized more than 99 percent of the Earth's habitable landmass in doing so. Yet there currently exist only a handful of informal mod ...

 
 
A Guide to Projectile Points of Iowa, Part 1

A Guide to Projectile Points of Iowa, Part 1: Paleoindian, Late Paleoindian, Early Archaic, and Middle Archaic Points

By Joseph A. Tiffany

2009 | University of Iowa Press
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A Guide to Projectile Points of Iowa, Part 2

A Guide to Projectile Points of Iowa, Part 2: Middle Archaic, Late Archaic, Woodland, and Late Prehistoric Points

By Joseph A. Tiffany

2009 | University of Iowa Press
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Lithic raw materials in prehistoric times of eastern Central Europe

Lithic raw materials in prehistoric times of eastern Central Europe

By Antonín Přichystal

2013 | Masaryk University
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The book comprises results of the author’s cooperation with archaeologists during the last 35 years and systematically describes lithic raw materials used in prehistoric times of Eastern Central Europe. It covers the area of Czech Republic, Slo ...
 
 
Experimentación en arqueología

Experimentación en arqueología: Estudio y difusión del pasado

Edited By Antoni Palomo, Raquel Piqué, Xavier Terradas

2014 | Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
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Els volums recullen les contribucions presentades en el III Congrés internacional d’Arqueologia Experimental, celebrat a Banyoles (Girona) els dies 17, 18 i 19 d’octubre de 2011.

These volumes correspond to the proceedigns of the Third Inter ...

 
 
Variabilité et signification des productions lithiques au Paléolithique moyen ancien

Variabilité et signification des productions lithiques au Paléolithique moyen ancien: l'exemple de trois gisements de plein-air du Bergeracois (Dordogne, France)

By Michel Brenet

2013 | Archaeopress
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This work addresses the question of inter- and intra-site variability and its behavioral significance through a techno-economic analysis of lithic industries and an experimental procedure. For nine lithic assemblages from three sites in South-West ...

 
 
Elephantine XXXV

Elephantine XXXV: The Lithic Industries on Elephantine Island during the 3rd Millennium BC

By Thomas Hikade

2014 | Harrassowitz Verlag
Copy Available: No

With nearly 5000 years of continuous occupation and stratigraphy, the island of Elephantine is one of the most important archaeological sites in Egypt. It was also the traditional southern frontier of ancient Egypt. The German Archeological Instit ...

 
 
Lithic raw material exploitation and circulation in Préhistory

Lithic raw material exploitation and circulation in Prehistory: A comparative perspective in diverse palaeoenvironments

By Masayoshi Yamada, Akira Ono

2014 | University of Liege
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한국 구석기 시대 석기군 연구

한국 구석기 시대 석기군 연구

By 상태 김, Sang Tae Kim

2012 | 서경 문화사
Copy Available: No

 
 
Tecnología lítica de la Puna meridional Argentina

Tecnología lítica de la Puna meridional Argentina: estrategias tecnológicas conservadas en la producción de artefactos agrícolas en contextos agropastoriles tempranos

By Susana Pérez

2012 | Editorial Dunken
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Este libro aborda, desde la perspectiva de la organización de la tecnología lítica, la implementación de una estrategia tecnológica conservada y cómo la misma se ve reflejada en algunas variables del diseño de artefactos agrícolas (palas y/o azadas), ...
 
 
縄文・弥生時代石器研究の技術論的転回

縄文・弥生時代石器研究の技術論的転回

By 上峯 篤史, Atsushi Uemine

2012 | 雄山閣
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近畿地方における縄文・弥生時代のサヌカイト製石材を対象に、徹底した遺物観察と定量分析に基づいた剥片剥離技術と打撃法の研究から、縄文~弥生移行期の石材消費戦略、集落間関係の実態と変容を明らかにする。

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最終氷期における細石刃狩猟民とその適応戦略

最終氷期における細石刃狩猟民とその適応戦略: Adaptive strategies of the microblade hunters in the last glacial

By 堤 隆, Takashi Tsutsumi

2011 | 雄山閣
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後期旧石器時代末、細石刃と呼ばれるカミソリの刃ほどの小さな石器が日本列島に広く展開した。
最終氷期の過酷な自然環境と向き合いながら、細石刃を装備した狩猟民たちは、どのような生業をなし、社会集団を形成していたのか。
石器群の機能、環境変動と生業動態、石材資源の獲得と消費、セトルメントシステムなどの分析を通じ、細石刃狩猟民の適応戦略を読み解 ...

 
 
The ancient Maya shaped their world with stone tools. Lithic artifacts helped create the cityscape and were central to warfare and hunting, craft activities, cooking, and ritual performance. The Technology of Maya Civilization examines Maya lithic artefac

The Technology of Maya Civilization: Political Economy and Beyond in Lithic Studies

By Zachary X. Hruby, Geoffrey E. Braswell, Oswaldo Chinchilla Mazariegos

2011 | Routledge
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The ancient Maya shaped their world with stone tools. Lithic artifacts helped create the cityscape and were central to warfare and hunting, craft activities, cooking, and ritual performance. The Technology of Maya Civilization
 
 
Crowfield (AfHj-31)

Crowfield (AfHj-31): A Unique Paleoindian Fluted Point Site from Southwestern Ontario

By D. Brian Deller, Christopher J. Ellis

2011 | Museum of Anthropological Archaeology (University of Michigan)
Copy Available: No

 
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