The Mesolithic-Neolithic transition in southern Iberia

@article{Snchez2012TheMT,
  title={The Mesolithic-Neolithic transition in southern Iberia},
  author={M. S{\'a}nchez and F. J. J. Espejo and M. D. S. Vallejo and J. G. Bao and A. F. Carvalho and F. Mart{\'i}nez-Ruiz and Marta Rodrigo G{\'a}miz and J. Flores and A. Paytan and J. S{\'a}ez and L. Pe{\~n}a-Chocarro and J. Carri{\'o}n and A. M. Mu{\~n}{\'i}z and Eufrasia Rosello´ Izquierdo and J. A. R. Cantal and R. Dean and E. Salgueiro and R. M. M. S{\'a}nchez and J. Gracia and Mar{\'i}a Carmen Lozano Francisco and J. L. Pel{\'a}ez and L. Rodr{\'i}guez and N. Bicho},
  journal={Quaternary Research},
  year={2012},
  volume={77},
  pages={221-234}
}
New data and a review of historiographic information from Neolithic sites of the Malaga and Algarve coasts (southern Iberian Peninsula) and from the Maghreb (North Africa) reveal the existence of a Neolithic settlement at least from 7.5 cal ka BP. The agricultural and pastoralist food producing economy of that population rapidly replaced the coastal economies of the Mesolithic populations. The timing of this population and economic turnover coincided with major changes in the continental and… Expand
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