Iran Palaeolithic  2009

BAR S1968 2009: /Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006) 28,

Iran Palaeolithic / Le Paléolithique d’Iran, edited by Marcel Otte, Fereidoun Biglari and Jacques Jaubert.

 

Papers from the session Iran Palaeolithic presented at the XV UISPP World Congress, September 2006.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction................................................................................................................ 1

Marcel Otte, Fereidoun Biglari, Jacques Jaubert

 

The Middle Palaeolithic occupation of Mar-Tarik, a new Zagros Mousterian site in Bisotun massif (Kermanshah, Iran)........................................................................................................................... 7

J. Jaubert, F. Biglari, V. Mourre, L. Bruxelles, J.-G. Bordes, S. Shidrang, R. Naderi,M. Mashkour, B. Maureille, J.-B. Mallye, Y. Quinif, W. Rendu & V. Laroulandie

 

Test Excavations at the Middle Paleolithic Sites of Qaleh Bozi, Southwest of Central Iran. A Preliminary Report ................................................................................................................................ 29

Fereidoun Biglari, Mohsen Javeri, Marjan Mashkour, Mehdi Yazdi, Sonia Shidrang, Margareta Tengberg, Kamal Taheri, Jamshid Darvish,

 

Whither the Aurignacian in the Middle East? Assessing the Zagros Upper Paleolithic …............................................................................................................................ 39

Deborah I. Olszewski

 

A Typo-technological Study of an Upper Paleolithic Collection from Sefid-Ab, Central Iran ......................................................................................................................... 47

Sonia Shidrang

 

Origines du Paléolithique supérieur en Asie occidentale............................................................................................................... 57

Marcel Otte, Janusz K. Kozłowski

 

The Upper Paleolithic faunal remains from Yafteh cave (central Zagros), 2005 campaign. A preliminary study

................................................................................................................................ 73

Marjane Mashkour, Valentin Radu, Azadeh Mohaseb, Narges ashemi,Marcel Otte, Sonia Shidrang

 

La séquence baradostienne de Yafteh (Khorramabad, Lorestan, Iran) ................................................................................................................................ 85

Jean-Guillaume Bordes, Sonia Shidrang

 

Late Pleistocene Prehistory in Central Alborz: Preliminary Results of the French and Iranian Palaeoanthropological Programme 2006 on the excavation of Garm Roud 2 (Amol,Mazandaran)................................................................................................ 101

Gilles Berillon, Asghar Asgari Khaneghah, Benoît Chevrier, Patrick Auguste,Valéry Zeitoun, Muhammad Beheshti, Sara Nochadi,Hamid Ebadollahi Chanzanagh, Fernando Ramirez Rozzi, Jean-Jacques Bahain, Pierre Antoine, Carole Vercoutère

 

Iranian Paleolithic sites on Travertine and Tufa Formations .............................................................................................................................. 109

Saman Heydari-Guran, Elham Ghasidian, Nicholas J. Conard

 

Late Palaeolithic cultural traditions in the Basht region

of the Southwestern Zagros of Iran .............................................................................................................................. 125

Elham Ghasidian, Ahmad Azadi, Saman Heydari-Guran, Nicholas J. Conard

 

The Open-air Late Paleolithic site of Bardia and the Paleolithic Occupation of the Qaleh Gusheh Sand Dunes, Esfahan Province, Iran .............................................................................................................................. 141

Nicholas J. Conard, Elham Ghasidian, Saman Heydari-Guran

 

Conclusion ............................................................................................................ 155

Marcel Otte, Fereidoun Biglari, Jacques Jaubert


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