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Author Surovell, Todd A., 1973-

Title Toward a behavioral ecology of lithic technology : cases from Paleoindian archaeology / Todd A. Surovell
Published Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 275 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Toward a behavioral ecology of lithic technology -- Late Pleistocene foragers of the northern Plains and Rocky Mountains -- Occupation span and residential mobility -- The reoccupation problem -- Stone Age supply-side economics -- Bifaces, and so on : modeling the design of tools and toolkits -- On the optimal production of trash -- Mathematics, lithic technology, and Paleoindians -- Appendix: Site occupancy and camp area
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Human ecology -- Great Plains -- History.
Human ecology -- Rocky Mountains -- History.
Paleo-Indians -- Great Plains.
Paleo-Indians -- Rocky Mountains.
Social archaeology -- Great Plains.
Social archaeology -- Rocky Mountains.
Stone implements -- Great Plains.
Stone implements -- Rocky Mountains.
Great Plains -- Antiquities.
Rocky Mountains -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009014334
ISBN 0816599521 (electronic bk.)
1299192106 (electronic bk.)
9780816599523 (electronic bk.)
9781299192102 (electronic bk.)