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Discontinuities in hunter-gatherer prehistory in southern African drylands

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The human history of southern Africa’s drylands is a history of discontinuities. This paper identifies several instances where different kinds of discontinuity seem apparent and different kinds of approaches have been, or could be, taken to address them over the past 25,000 years (the approximate time-frame of the Later Stone Age). Fundamental to all the cases examined is a basic feature of southern Africa’s geography, the distinction between summer-, winter-, and year-round-rainfall regim...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.jaa.2016.07.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, School of Archaeology, Archaeology Institute
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Anthropological Archaeology Journal website
Volume:
46
Pages:
40-52
Publication date:
2016-07-18
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EISSN:
1090-2686
ISSN:
0278-4165
URN:
uuid:0233f52f-5d4f-4a19-8c14-16e378d3d07b
Source identifiers:
627875
Local pid:
pubs:627875

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