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The Palaeolithic origins of human burial, Paul Pettitt

Label
The Palaeolithic origins of human burial
Title
The Palaeolithic origins of human burial
Statement of responsibility
Paul Pettitt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'The Palaeolithic Origins of Human Burial' offers an engaging contribution to the debate on modern human origins. It is illustrated throughout, includes up-to-date examples from the lower to late upper palaeolithic, including information hitherto unpublished
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pettitt, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN772
LC item number
.P48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleolithic period
  • Burial
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Paleolithicum
  • Riten
  • Grafvelden
Label
The Palaeolithic origins of human burial, Paul Pettitt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-302) and index
Contents
Death and the Palaeolithic -- Primate roots for early hominid morbidity and mortuary activity -- From morbidity to mortuary activity : developments from the australopithecines to Homo heidelbergensis -- From funerary caching to the earliest burials of early Homo sapiens -- The Neanderthals -- The first Homo sapiens populations in Europe : early and mid Upper Palaeolithic funerary activities ̃35,000-21,000 bp -- From fragmentation to collectivity : human relics, burials, and the origins of cemeteries in the late Upper Palaeolithic and Epipalaeolithic -- The dead as symbols : the evolution of human mortuary activity
Control code
166383941
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 307 p.
Isbn
9780415354905
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010017943
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)166383941
Label
The Palaeolithic origins of human burial, Paul Pettitt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-302) and index
Contents
Death and the Palaeolithic -- Primate roots for early hominid morbidity and mortuary activity -- From morbidity to mortuary activity : developments from the australopithecines to Homo heidelbergensis -- From funerary caching to the earliest burials of early Homo sapiens -- The Neanderthals -- The first Homo sapiens populations in Europe : early and mid Upper Palaeolithic funerary activities ̃35,000-21,000 bp -- From fragmentation to collectivity : human relics, burials, and the origins of cemeteries in the late Upper Palaeolithic and Epipalaeolithic -- The dead as symbols : the evolution of human mortuary activity
Control code
166383941
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 307 p.
Isbn
9780415354905
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010017943
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)166383941

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