Vol 2, No 1 (2015)

Journal of Lithic Studies

DOI: https://doi.org/10.2218/jls.v2i1

2 1 2015
Journal of Lithic Studies. (2015) Volume 2, Number 1.

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Table of Contents


Second year and running strong PDF HTML
Otis Norman Crandell 1-2

Research Articles

Arran pitchstone (Scottish volcanic glass): New dating evidence PDF HTML
Torben Bjarke Ballin 5-16
Pattern recognition of universal mathematical constants in Acheulean biface formats PDF HTML
Alan Edward Cannell 17-44
The chert quarrying and processing industry at the Piatra Tomii site, Romania PDF HTML
Otis Norman Crandell, Cristian Ioan Popa 45-63
A note on handaxe knapping products and their breakage taphonomy: an experimental view PDF HTML
Gadi Herzlinger, Sonia Pinsky, Naama Goren-Inbar 65-82
Lithic raw material procurement for projectiles points in the prehistory of Uruguay PDF HTML
José María López Mazz, Óscar Marozzi, Diego Aguirrezábal 83-95
Indexing flakes according to their mode of creation PDF HTML
Robert Patten 97-107

Summary, synthesis, and annotated bibliography articles

Flint economy in the Pyrenees: A general view of siliceous raw material sources and their use in the Pyrenean Gravettian PDF HTML
Pascal Foucher 111-129


Biography of Are Tsirk (1937-2015): Flintknapper and scholar PDF HTML
Steve Adams 133-141
Biography of Jack Holland (1926-2014): Chert expert PDF HTML
William Engelbrecht, Lisa Marie Anselmi 143-150

Book reviews

Book review: From the Yenisei to the Yukon: Interpreting Lithic Assemblage Variability in Late Pleistocene/Early Holocene Beringia PDF HTML
Jennifer Anderson 153-154
Book review: Clovis Lithic Technology: Investigation of a Stratified Workshop at the Gault Site, Texas PDF HTML
John Edward Dockall 155-156
Book review: Contemporary Lithic Analysis in the Southeast: Problems, Solutions, and Interpretations PDF HTML
John Edward Dockall 157-158
Book review: The Emergence of Pressure Blade Making (Pierre M. Desrosiers) PDF HTML
Christian Steven Hoggard 159-160
Book review: Das Pedras aos Homens: Tecnologia Lítica na Arqueologia Brasileira (From Stones to Men: Lithic Technology Studies in Brazilian Archaeology) PDF HTML
João Carlos Moreno de Sousa 161-162
Book review: Lithic Materials and Paleolithic Societies PDF HTML
Christopher D. Noll 163-164

Event reviews

Event review: Chipped stone tools workshops 2014, Skopje, Macedonia PDF HTML
Vasilka Dimitrovska 167-168
Event review: The Archaeology Centre Knap-In and Goat Roast, Toronto, Canada PDF HTML
Amy Fox 169-173
Event review: How Interesting Archaeology Is! - Captivating and Leading-Edge Student Research PDF HTML
Atsushi Uemine 175-180