Early Human Behaviour in Global Context: The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Early Human Behaviour in Global Context

The Rise and Diversity of the Lower Palaeolithic Record, 1st Edition

Edited by Ravi Korisettar, Michael D. Petraglia


498 pages

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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.


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

About the Editors

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.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology