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  • Thoughts on Stone Tool Shape and Inferred Function 

    Andrefsky, William, Jr. (Journal of Middle Atlantic Archaeology, 1997)
    Inferences of site function from stone tool function based upon tool typologies are very common in the contemporary archaeological literature. A brief review of some ethnographic and archaeological studies confirms the ...
  • Unpacking Production, Resharpening and Hammer Type 

    Andrefsky, William, Jr. (Cambridge University Press, 2008)
    Measuring retouch amounts on stone tools has been helpful for understanding human organizational strategies. Multiple retouch indices geared toward assessing retouch amounts on flake tools and unifaces have been developed, ...