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Mesolithic archaeology

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  • 1. Mesolithic ArchaeologySome issues
    Discovery and Excavation
    Interpretation
    Identity
    Ethnographic parallels?
    Towards a theory of the Mesolithic?

2. Definition
The Mesolithic began with the Holocene warm period around 11,660 BP and ended with the introduction of farming, the date of which varied in each geographical region.
3. So, how do you locate a Mesolithic site?
4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Analogy?
11. 12. 13. 14. Starr Carr, Yorkshire
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15. Field Walking
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