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Neolithic   (new stone age) was a period in the development of human  technology that is traditionally the last part of the  Stone Age  Domestication  Pottery  Weaving  Hafted Axes  -12,000    -3500 years Development Cause of the change?
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Agriculture 20,000 years ago 8,000 years ago Development Of Agriculture (systematic/irrigated) Development was slow and variable
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Neolithic Revolution food gatherers to food producers  Fewer Farmers  Surplus Food Specialized skills Diverse abilities
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Unformatted text preview: Craftsmen Traders Technicians Why Then? Climate and Water Forced Adaptation Homo sapiens Retreat of the Ice Gibraltar Spain Africa Turkey Italy Overpopulation of lands around the Mediterranean Overload of available resources Concentration of people into smaller areas Consequences depletion of plants Animal populations died back new survival strategies till the earth Pooled resources Protect/domesticate animals...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course SWS 2007 taught by Professor bonczek during the Fall '09 term at University of Florida.

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