Paleolithic of Georgia

Tushabramishvili, Nikoloz (2013) Paleolithic of Georgia. IGCP 610 "From the Caspian to Mediterranean: Environmental Change and Human Response during the Quaternary. pp. 144-145. ISSN 0267-8179


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The geographic situation of Georgia - as a cross-road between Europe and Asia and simultaneously as a natural refuge, where the Pleistocene glacial periods had less severe influence, could provide a key .nformation for deciphering the processes that have taken place during the Paleolithic in Eurasia: changes of its major chronologie and cultural-technological stages, driving forces of transitions from one phase to another, ways and directions of human migrations. L'ndersranding the paleoenvironment during the Pleistocene is important for reconstruction of routes USed by Humans to expand into Eurasia, First time the hominids appeared on the territory of Georgia throuah the . l.evantine Corridor". The Early Middle Paleolithic is similar to Levantine Early Middle Paicolithic. LHC \JiddJe Paleolithic and Upper Paleolithic are more similar to Zagrosian Paleolithic.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DK Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Nikoloz Tushabramishvili
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2014 07:57
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2015 08:43

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