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By Robert Irvin Curtis

ISBN-10: 9004096817

ISBN-13: 9789004096813

This article discusses concepts in meals processing and upkeep from the palaeolithic interval via to the past due Roman Empire. It considers the necessary position nutrition know-how performed within the political, fiscal, and social textile of old society.

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Crasstdens Hi Termite 'fishing sticks ' © A boisei Hammerstones I Digging sticks Ô Oldowan A. ) A. lois Mousterian African MSA Blade technology \\(m Pan Fig. 1. C l a d o g r a m of hominid evolution with associated tool kits. From Foley, " H o m i n i d Species a n d Stone-tool Assemblages, 1 ' p. 38b, Fig. 2. Reprinted by permission of Robert Foley and Antiquity Publications Ltd. ()WER AND MIDDLE PALEOLITHIC PERIODS Fig. 2. O l d o w a n Tools: 1 a n d 2. C h o p p i n g tools, from Olduvai Gorge; 3.

2 9 ‫־‬ 18 T h e e n d o c r a n i a l capacity of H. habilis is ca. 190 cc g r e a t e r t h a n that of A. garhi a n d 2 2 6 cc g r e a t e r t h a n that of A afarensis. Postcranial b o n e s of A. garhi h a v e yet to be discovered. See T o b i a s , Olduvai Gorge, Vol. 4, p. 709, Fig. 49, a n d p. 799; Asfaw et al, "Australopithecus garhi," p. 632. T h e issue of w h o m a d e the first tools, II. habilis, the robust australopithecines, o r both, r e m a i n s contentious. Sec T i m D . W h i t e , " T h e C o m p a r a t i v e Biology of 'robust'Australopithecus: Clues f r o m C o n text," in Evolutionaly History, p.

1992): 719 22; G l y n n Isaac, " T h e A r c h a e o l o g y of H u m a n O r i g i n s : Studies of t h e L o w e r Pleistocene in East A f r i c a 1971 1981," in The Archaeology of Human Origins. B a r b a r a Isaac, cd. ( C a m b r i d g e : C a m b r i d g e University Press, 1989), p p . 126 '27. "‫ ׳‬G r e g o r y C h a r l e s W e s t e r g a a r d a n d S t e p h e n J . S u o m i , " A S i m p l e Stone-tool T e c h n o l o g ) ‫ ׳‬in M o n k e y s , " JHumEvol 17 (1994): 4 0 3 . T h e viability of reliance o n c o m p a r i s o n s b e t w e e n observed b e h a v i o r s 111 m o d e r n c h i m p a n z e e s a n d o t h e r a p e s a n d a s s u m e d b e h a v i o r s in early h o m i n i d s is not s h a r e d b y all p a l e o a n t h r o p o l o g i s t s .

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