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Poblamiento Paleoindio en el norte-centro de Chile: Evidencias, problemas y perspectivas de estudio

Complutum, 2004 01/2004;
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ABSTRACT Este artículo presenta una revisión de las evidencias de sitios Paleoindios en el área comprendida entre el Norte Grande y Centro de Chile, caracterizando contextos, marco paleoambiental y relaciones culturales. Sólo se consideran contextos culturales asociados con fauna extinta y sitios con instrumentos líticos tipológicamente diagnósticos del periodo. Se discuten las evidencias y sus asociaciones culturales, los problemas interpretativos de los sitios a nivel regional, la existencia de ocupaciones anteriores a 11.500 años B.P. y algunos lineamientos para el estudio de los primeros poblamientos Paleoindios en el Norte-Centro de Chile.

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