Holocene hunter-fisher-gatherer communities: new perspectives on Kansyore Using communities of Western Kenya

@article{Dale2010HoloceneHC,
  title={Holocene hunter-fisher-gatherer communities: new perspectives on Kansyore Using communities of Western Kenya},
  author={Darla Dale and Ceri Ashley},
  journal={Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa},
  year={2010},
  volume={45},
  pages={24 - 48}
}
  • D. Dale, C. Ashley
  • Published 1 April 2010
  • Geography
  • Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa
In this study we present new data on Kansyore-ceramic using hunter-gatherers from four sites in western Kenya and argue that their specialist fishing economy and pattern of seasonal mobility indicates that they were moderate delayed-return hunter-gatherers. In particular, we recognise the importance of developing a more secure chronology for these Holocene communities, as well as a unified ceramic typology/methodology. Using evidence from Siror, Usenge 1, Usenge 3 and Pundo, we present a… 
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