TITLE

New dates for the north China Mesolithic

AUTHOR(S)
Elston, Robert G.; Cheng, Xu; Madsen, David B.; Zhong Kan; Bettinger, Robert L.; Li Jingzen; Brantingham, Paul J.; Wang Huiming; Yu Jun
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Antiquity;Dec97, Vol. 71 Issue 274, p985
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the adaptive changes leading from late Palaeolithic hunting and gathering to Neolithic agriculture, with focus on the development of agriculture in China. Clarification of an unusual regional sequence; Impact that environmental change has on society; Background information on environmental change.
ACCESSION #
18332

 

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