P314 Earlier Prehistory of Africa

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Here are some notes and WWW links that relate to the topics covered in the lectures and readings for each week:

Week 1: History of research in Africa, and the African continent

Week 2: The ESA record from South Africa

Week 3: Intro to East Africa (Olduvai and Turkana) and dating methods

Week 4: The earliest artifacts: Who dunnit?

Week 5: The earliest artifacts continued

Week 6-7: Comparing behavior patterns of chimps and Oldowan hominids

Week 8-9: Homo erectus, Developed Oldowan and Acheulian

Weeks 9-10: Acheulian variability

Week 11: Introduction to the Middle Stone Age

Weeks 14-15: MSA vs LSA

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Last updated: 31 October, 2000
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