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PLoS ONE, ISSN 1932-6203, 03/2018, Volume 13, Issue 3, p. e0194324
During the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st century the discussion on early human behavioral patterns revolved around the hunting versus... 
SITE | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | 3.3-MILLION-YEAR-OLD STONE TOOLS | CUT MARKS | HOMINID | PATTERNS | FLK 22 ZINJANTHROPUS | OLDUVAI GORGE | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | LONG BONES | SURFACES | Carnivora | Morphometrics (Biology) | Analysis | Teeth | Physiological aspects | Research | Health aspects
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Archaeometry, ISSN 0003-813X, 12/2014, Volume 56, Issue 6, pp. 1085 - 1104
The fat‐ and nutrient‐rich marrow of animal bones can be extracted using different techniques. Passive hammerstone percussion has been the primary focus of... 
Intentional Damage | Hammerstone Percussion | Batting | Notch Type | Bone Breakage | Experimental Series | BOLOMOR CAVE VALENCIA | CHEMISTRY, ANALYTICAL | PATTERNS | CHEMISTRY, INORGANIC & NUCLEAR | ARCHAEOLOGY | NOTCHES | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | EXPLOITATION | MARKS | CONSUMPTION | Comparative analysis | Archaeology
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Journal of Archaeological Science, ISSN 0305-4403, 2009, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp. 776 - 784
Preliminary experiments on bone breakage have shown the potential utility of quantifying some of its diagnostic features (percussion marks, percussion notches)... 
Percussion marks | Notches | Bone breakage | Pits | Hammerstone | Impact flakes | Dynamic loading | Static loading | DIAGNOSIS | HOMINID | ZINJANTHROPUS | LONG BONES | ARCHAEOLOGY | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | TANZANIA | ANTHROPOLOGY | OLDUVAI GORGE | Medical errors
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NATURE, ISSN 0028-0836, 02/2018, Volume 554, Issue 7691, pp. E3 - E3
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Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, ISSN 0031-0182, 12/2018, Volume 511, pp. 29 - 51
This study presents a taphonomic examination of the ca. 1.84 million year old (Ma) bovid fauna from FLK Level 22 (FLK Zinj), Bed I, Olduvai Gorge using a new... 
Meat eating | Oldowan | Sabertooth | Cut marks | Tooth marks | Taphonomy | PERCUSSION MARKS | STONE TOOLS | MORTALITY PROFILES | BED I | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | PALEONTOLOGY | INFERRING FOSSIL HOMININ | MODIFICATION MODELS | PLIOPLEISTOCENE HOMINIDS | TOOTH-MARKS | WOODED HABITAT | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | Analysis | Meat | Geographic information systems
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SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, ISSN 2045-2322, 10/2019, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 13
Ancient evidence of human presence in Europe is recorded in several Early Pleistocene archaeopalaeontological sites from Spain, France and Italy. This is the... 
PERCUSSION MARKS | HUMAN CONSUMPTION | CARNIVORE TOOTH-MARKS | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | FUENTE NUEVA-3 ORCE | FLK ZINJANTHROPUS | EARLY PLEISTOCENE | PLIOPLEISTOCENE HOMINIDS | BARRANCO LEON | OLDUVAI-GORGE | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | Hominids | Fossils | Pleistocene
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Journal of Archaeological Science, ISSN 0305-4403, 08/2018, Volume 96, pp. 1 - 13
The analysis of bone breakage is one of the most relevant issues of current taphonomic studies. Available experimental analogies aim at differentiating... 
Randomness | Butchery | Breakage patterns | Notches | Taphonomy | SOUTH-AFRICA | PERCUSSION MARKS | STONE TOOL TYPE | CUT-MARKS | EARLY-MODERN HUMANS | LONG BONES | ARCHAEOLOGY | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | MIDDLE PALEOLITHIC SITE | ARCHAEOLOGICAL APPLICATION | ANTHROPOLOGY | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | OLDUVAI GORGE | Archaeology | Analysis
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Quaternary Science Reviews, ISSN 0277-3791, 10/2016, Volume 150, pp. 278 - 300
The symbolic behavior of human beings usually is manifested in different ways such as figurative art, musical traditions, spoken language or complex funerary... 
Burial | Culture of death | Cannibalism | Taphonomy | PERCUSSION MARKS | TOOTH MARKS | BREAKAGE PATTERNS | RED LADY | LATE MIDDLE | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | LOS HUESOS ATAPUERCA | BONE MODIFICATION | WOLF CANIS-LUPUS | EARLY PLEISTOCENE | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | Archaeology | Human acts | Human behavior | Analysis
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Journal of Archaeological Science, ISSN 0305-4403, 04/2012, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp. 1063 - 1071
The archaeological site at PRERESA (Madrid, Spain) has been dated to 84 ± 5.6 ka by optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) (MIS 5a). An area 255 m was... 
Proboscideans | Iberian Peninsula | Middle Palaeolithic | Percussion marks | Cut marks | CARNIVORE TAXA | PLEISTOCENE | MAMMUTHUS-PRIMIGENIUS | HOMINID | EBRO BASIN | LONG BONES | ARCHAEOLOGY | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | CARCASS | ANTHROPOLOGY | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | Archaeology | Proboscidea | Nutrition | Analysis | Paleontology | Elephants | Requirements
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Nature, ISSN 0028-0836, 04/2017, Volume 544, Issue 7651, pp. 479 - 483
The earliest dispersal of humans into North America is a contentious subject, and proposed early sites are required to meet the following criteria for... 
FREQUENCIES | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | CONSTRAINTS | BONE | BUTCHERY | OLDUVAI GORGE | HAMMERSTONE PERCUSSION | AGE | Burial | Archaeology | Bone and Bones | History, Ancient | Animals | Technology - history | Humans | California | Mastodons | Diffusion | Fossils | Radioactive dating | Research | Vertebra | Fractures | Small mammals
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