A major population growth was already occurring in the former at the onset of the Late Glacial Maximum.
Sand-sized quartz extracts were unsuitable, and there was insufficient sand-sized feldspar, and so polymineral fine grains were chosen for dating.
Various tests for reliability were undertaken (dose recovery, dependence of D.).
Council for British Research in the Levant, London. 1980 Ein bedeutsamer botanischer Fund der Gattung Bericht über die Ergebnisse in Kamid el-Loz in den Jähren 19, ed.
Lebanon //Kamid el-Loz//Late Bronze//Echium Baierle, H.
Kurschner 1989 Die Brennstoffressourcen in Raum Fenan (Wadi Araba, Jordanien) und die bei der Küpfererzverhuttung verwendeten Brennstoffe.
Foraging and Farming, The Evolution of Plant Exploitation, eds. Griffiths 2003 Identification of the wood used in the construction of the "Sunken Room" at Sidon. The Early Prehistory of Wadi Faynan, Southern Jordan: Evaluation of the Pre-Pottery Neolithic A Site of WF16 and Archaeological Surveys of Wadis Faynan, Guwayr and al Bustan, eds. It’s well worth a read if you are interested in the Natufians and other ancient farming groups from the neolithic.Interestingly, it observes that the Anatolians of Catal Hoyuk seem very different to thsoe of Cayonu.Archaeogenetic studies, which examine contemporary geographical variations in the frequencies of various genetic markers have not succeeded in addressing the complex Neolithisation process at the required level of spatial and temporal resolution.