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New ages from Boomplaas Cave, South Africa, provide increased resolution on late/terminal Pleistocene human behavioural variability

Abstract:

Boomplaas Cave, South Africa, contains a rich archaeological record, with evidence of human occupation from >66,000 years ago until the protohistoric period. Notwithstanding a long history of research at the site, its existing chronology can benefit from revision. Many of the site’s members are currently delimited by only a single conventional radiocarbon date and some of the existing dates were measured on materials now known to be unsuitable for radiocarbon dating. Here we present the re...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Pargeter, J More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Archaeology
Oxford college:
St Hughs College
Stewart, B More by this author
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa Journal website
Volume:
53
Issue:
2
Pages:
156-184
Publication date:
2018-03-15
Acceptance date:
2017-09-08
DOI:
EISSN:
1945-5534
ISSN:
0067-270X
Pubs id:
pubs:834140
URN:
uri:6bdc5544-4031-4682-88c4-3fe9ab9f1b3f
UUID:
uuid:6bdc5544-4031-4682-88c4-3fe9ab9f1b3f
Local pid:
pubs:834140
Language:
English

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