Ant3141Week6 wordlist

Ant3141Week6 wordlist - Ant 3141: World Prehistory Word...

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Ant 3141: World Prehistory Word List for Week 6 Upper Paleolithic Aurignacian: 40,000 to 30,000 years ago (ends in all of Europe by 28,000 years ago) Some areas overlap with Neanderthals Behavior advantages – greater improved hunting Greater organization ability (language symbolism and art) Some say interactions with Neanderthals and modern humans Gravettian: 30,000 to 20,000 years ago Succeeded by regional distinct groups that shared characteristics over large areas Behavior innovations Semi-sedentism Elaborate burial Projectile technology Solutrean: ca. 21,000 to 17,000 years ago Common to france and spain Flints – heat treated to improve fracture mechanics Flackes often worked to achieve a variety of leaf shaped weapon tips Bow and arrow possible Magdalenian: 17,000 to 8,000 years ago Evidence of social networks over substantial geographic areas Environments were still cold Sites reach very large sizes reflects large scale occupation for several months
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course ANT 3141 taught by Professor Mrs. during the Spring '08 term at FSU.

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