Leroi-Gourhan, Arlette. Analyses polliniques de stations natoufiennes au Proche Orient

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

Title: Analyses polliniques de stations natoufiennes au Proche Orient

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The Natufian culture in the Levant, edited by Ofer Bar-Yosef & François R. Valla

Published By: Original publisher The Natufian culture in the Levant, edited by Ofer Bar-Yosef & François R. Valla Ann Arbor, Mich.: International Monographs in Prehistory. 1991. 21-25 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Arlette Leroi-Gourhan et Francine Darmon

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 Climate (132); Flora (137); Tillage (241);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The author analyzes pollen samples from various Natufian sites. The samples are too few to give a precise overview of climate change in the region, especially when the region experienced fluctuations of dry and wet periods. The Ancient Natufian is divided into two periods. An earlier dry period had few varieties of trees and plants. The dominant species were from the family of chenopods in Jordan and composite plants in Israel. This dry period is followed by a more humid period evident in the appearance of oaks, pines, and a great variety of plants, including grasses and some wild grains. Samples from the Negev reveal a humid climate during the recent Natufian. Samples from the Jordan valley during this period indicate a drier climate towards the late Natufian and rise in the number of chenopods. The author ends her article with a discussion of plant domestication.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 12

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. m080-012

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

Language: Language that the document is written in French

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 25-26)

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-4,5

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

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 13,000-10,000 BP

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

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

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