Bar-Yosef, Ofer. The archaeology of the Natufian layer at Hayonim Cave

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

Title: The archaeology of the Natufian layer at Hayonim Cave

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. 81-90 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Ofer Bar-Yosef

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 Dwellings (342); Masonry (333); Processing of basic materials (320); Cultural stratigraphy (912); Burial practices and funerals (764);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Bar-Yosef describes why Hayonim cave was first excavated, it's environment, it's stratigraphy, and synthesizes the findings of the Natufian layer. This layer includes structures, hearths, graves, bone and lithic industries, caches, and a kiln for lime.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 15

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. m080-015

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 English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 90-92)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document eleven field seasons from 1964 to 1979

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. 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). Natufian layer; 12,010±180 BP

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

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

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