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Neolithic - About.com Guide to the Neolithic - About Archaeology
The Neolithic period as a notion is based on an idea from the 19th century, when John Lubbock split Christian Thomsen's "Stone Age" into the Old Stone Age ...
Neolithic Revolution - About Archaeology
The Neolithic period is when humans first learned to tend plants and animals and eventually domesticate crops and animals. This page links to resources about ...
Eastern North American Neolithic - Neolithic in Eastern North America
This glossary entry is a part of the About.com guide to the Neolithic, and the Guide to the American Archaic. Fritz GJ. 1990. Multiple pathways to farming in ...
Neolithic Art - The New Stone Age - ca 8000-3000 BC - Art History
After the rather ho-hum art of the Mesolithic era, art in the Neolithic (literally: "new stone") age represents a spree of hellzapoppin' innovation. Humans were ...
Neolithic Period - Definition - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The era called Neolithic is also called the new stone age.
Pre-Pottery Neolithic - About Archaeology
The Pre-Pottery Neolithic (abbreviated PPN) is the name given to the people who domesticated the earliest plants and lived in farming communities in the ...
Neolithic Sites in China - Chinese Neolithic - About Archaeology
The archaeological site of Banpo is a Neolithic village and cemetery on the Wei River in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, China. Banpo belongs to the early Yangshao ...
Neolithic Sites in West Asia - Western Asia Neolithic
The Neolithic heartland--where the first plants and animals were domesticated-- lies in western Asia. Here are a handful of important sites in the region.
Ancient China - Periods and Dynasties - Ancient/Classical History
The Neolithic (neo='new' lithic='stone') Period of Ancient China lasted from about 12,000 until about 2000 B.C. Hunting, gathering, and agriculture were ...
Neolithic Sites in Europe - European Neolithic - About Archaeology
European sites with important Neolithic components are detailed in this list.