Zooarchaeology and modern human origins : human hunting behavior during the later Pleistocene / edited by Jamie L. Clark, Department of Anthropology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, USA, John D. Speth, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.

Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2013] , ©2013
Vertebrate paleobiology and paleoanthropology.
Vertebrate paleobiology and paleoanthropology series, 1877-9077
xi, 275 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Animal remains (Archaeology)
Human beings -- Origin.
Hunting, Prehistoric.
Human evolution.
Paleontology -- Pleistocene.
Introduction : Zooarchaeology and modern human origins / Jamie L. Clark and John D. Speth
Exploring the relationship between climate change and the decline of the Howieson's Poort at Sibudu Cave (South Africa) / Jamie L. Clark
Middle Paleolithic large-mammal hunting in the southern Levant / John D. Speth
Middle Paleolithic prey choice inferred from a natural pitfall trap : Rantis Cave, Israel / Reuven Yeshurun
New opportunities for previously excavated sites : paleoeconomy as a human evolutionary indicator at Tabun Cave (Israel) / Ana B. Marín-Arroyo
New contributions on subsistence practices during the Middle-Upper Paleolithic in northern Spain / José Yravedra Sainz de los Terreros
Iberian archaeofaunas and hominin subsistence during Marine Isotope Stages 4 and 3 / Lawrence Guy Straus
Animal exploitation strategies during the Uluzzian at Grotta di Fumane (Verona, Italy) / Antonio Tagliacozzo, Matteo Romandini, Ivana Fiore, Monica Gala and Marco Peresani
A diachronic evaluation of Neanderthal cervid exploitation and site use at Pech de l'Azé IV, France / Laura Niven
Neanderthal to Neanderthal evolution : preliminary observations on faunal exploitation from Mousterian to Châtelperronian at Arcy-sur-Cure / James G. Enloe
The importance of fish, fowl and small mammals in the Paleolithic diet of the Swabian Jura, southwestern Germany / Nicholas J. Conard, Keiko Kitagawa, Petra Krönneck, Madelaine Böhme and Susanne C. Münzel
Neanderthals and cave hyenas : co-existence, competition or conflict? / Gerrit L. Dusseldorp
Bone grease rendering in Mousterian contexts : the case of Noisetier Cave (Fréchet-Aure, Hautes-Pyrénées, France) / Sandrine Costamagno
Foraging goals and transport decisions in western Europe during the Paleolithic and early Holocene / Eugène Morin and Elspeth Ready.
Outgrowth of a session at the 11th International Conference of the International Council of Archaeozoology (ICAZ) held in Paris in August 2010. (Preface)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Clark, Jamie L.
Speth, John D., editor.
International Council for Archaeozoology. Conference 2010 : Paris, France)
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
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