Testing models for the beginnings of the Aurignacian and the advent of figurative art and music: The radiocarbon chronology of Geißenklösterle

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2012

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Higham, Thomas F. G.
Basell, Laura
Jacobi, Roger
Wood, Rachel
Ramsey, Christopher Bronk
Conard, Nicholas J.

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Academic Press

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The German site of Geißenklösterle is crucial to debates concerning the European Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition and the origins of the Aurignacian in Europe. Previous dates from the site are central to an important hypothesis, the . Kulturpumpe

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Keywords: art; bone; chronology; cultural history; hypothesis testing; music; Paleolithic; radiocarbon dating; Baden-Wurttemberg; France; Germany; Italy; Swabian Alb; collagen type 1; archeology; article; Bayes theorem; biological model; calibration; Germany; human AMS radiocarbon dating; Bone collagen; Middle and upper Palaeolithic; Pre-treatment chemistry; Swabian Jura; Ultrafiltration

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Journal of Human Evolution

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10.1016/j.jhevol.2012.03.003

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2037-12-31