Quantifying traces of tool use: a novel morphometric analysis of damage patterns on percussive tools.
Matthew V Caruana
David R Braun
John W K Harris
- Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Research Article | Computer and Information Sciences | Research Design | Geoinformatics | Research and Analysis Methods | Geographic Information Systems | Medicine | Q | R | Imaging Techniques | Social Sciences | Science | Archaeology
Percussive technology continues to play an increasingly important role in understanding the evolution of tool use. Comparing the archaeological record with extractive foraging behaviors in nonhuman primates has focused on percussive implements as a key to investigating ...