Textbook Notes (368,566)
Canada (161,966)
Anthropology (116)
ANTH 1210 (69)
Chapter 6

ANTH 1210 Chapter 6: Topic 63

3 Pages
Unlock Document

ANTH 1210
Haskel J.Greenfield

O982 Other Technological Developments Fire, clothing, shelters, wooden, spears Fire first evidence with H. erectus o Swartkrans, South Africa o Use of fire breaks down proteins, warmth, harden tools, defense o H. erectus was first hominid to use fire o 1.3 MYA burned layersbones in site (Swartkrans) questionable how do we know it isnt a naturally occurring fire Chesowanja Core tools and flakes similar to Olduvai Remains of Australopithecus boisei Lumps of burned clay Gesher Benot Yaacov, Israel Burned lenses across site 800 000 Verteszolloa, Hungary Hearth 500 000 o Terra Amata, France Hearths 400 000 TorrableAmbrone, Spain Burned lenses across site, 500 000 (EXAMPLES OF CONTROLLED FIRE) New developments in subsistence Hunting First big game hunting (new niche) Torralba and Ambrona Strateg c location of migration of game animals Bog at bottom of valley Come to drink Remains of lots of large game found Acheulean industry found
More Less

Related notes for ANTH 1210

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.