Belfer-Cohen, Anna. The Natufian in the Levant

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: The Natufian in the Levant

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Annual review of anthropology -- Vol. 20

Published By: Original publisher Annual review of anthropology -- Vol. 20 Palo Alto, Calif.: Annual Reviews Inc.. 1991. 167-186 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Anna Belfer-Cohen

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2009. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Epipaleolithic (M080)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Location (131); Settlement patterns (361); Collecting (222);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Belfer-Cohen writes about the Natufian in its core area of the Levant. She believes that it exists as a culture only in this area and that the term shouldn't be used as a time period. She discusses the how and why sedentism occurred and believes that cereals were domesticated rather quickly at the end of the Natufian.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 2

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. m080-002

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Journal Article

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.184-186)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document no date

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologist-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2007

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 12,000 BP-10,200 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Israel, Jordon, Lebanon, and Syria

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Natufian culture/Middle East--Antiquities

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