an201%20handout%204%20upper%20paleolithic

an201%20handout%204%20upper%20paleolithic - minutes (visual...

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Anthropology 201 Handout 4 –Upper Paleolithic Pleistocene (1.8 mya – 10,000 BP) - glacial eras - interglacial eras Previous stone tool technologies (browse earlier chapters) - Oldowan - Acheulian Origins of  Homo sapiens  [Middle Stone Age  (Africa) ~300,000-40,000BP] - Herto, Ethiopia - Border Cave, South Africa - Klasies River Mouth, South Africa - prepared core technology (illustration of this technology: http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=oDgz3YYflDs) - Blombos Cave Middle Paleolithic  (Middle East)  ~200,000-35,000 BP - Qafzeh - Skuhl - Kebara, Amud, Tabun Caves Upper Paleolithic   ~40,000-11,000 BP - blades [(illustration of blade making: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTusMdtpsoE – start at 3 
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Unformatted text preview: minutes (visual only)]-see chronology on reverse side-Sungir, Russia-Art o mobiliary art Hohlenstein Venus Figurines atlatls o cave (parietal) art Lascaux Chauvet-Mezhirich, Ukraine-Upper Paleolithic Revolution Upper Paleolithic (Table 5.1) Examples only (Chatelperronian) 40,000-35,000BP Chatelperronian points Aurignacian 40,000-26,000BP Bladelets and split-based bone points Gravettian 26,000-23,000BP Small hunting points Solutrean 23,000-20,000BP Bifacial points Magdalenian 20,000-11,000BP Bone harpoons...
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