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New Perspectives on Old Stones: Analytical Approaches to by Stephen Lycett,Parth Chauhan

By Stephen Lycett,Parth Chauhan

As the examine of Palaeolithic applied sciences strikes in the direction of a extra analytical procedure, it is important to figure out a constant procedural framework. The contributions to this well timed and accomplished quantity do exactly that. This quantity features a wide chronological and geographical variety of Palaeolithic fabric from the decrease to higher Palaeolithic. the point of interest of this quantity is to supply an research of Palaeolithic applied sciences from a quantitative, empirical perspective.

As new recommendations, quite quantitative tools, for interpreting Palaeolithic applied sciences achieve acceptance, this paintings offers case stories showcasing those new techniques.

Employing different case stories, and using multivariate ways, morphometrics, model-based ways, phylogenetics, cultural transmission reports, and experimentation, this quantity presents insights from foreign participants on the leading edge of modern methodological advances.

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