New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press (2019)

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Karenleigh Anne Overmann
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
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Cognitive archaeology is a relatively new interdisciplinary science that uses cognitive and psychological models to explain archaeological artifacts like stone tools, figurines, and art. Edited by cognitive archaeologist Karenleigh A. Overmann and psychologist Frederick L. Coolidge, Squeezing Minds From Stones is a collection of essays, from both early pioneers and 'up and coming' newcomers in the field, that addresses a wide variety of cognitive archaeology topics, including the value of experimental archaeology, primate archaeology, the intent of ancient tool makers, and how they may have lived and thought.
Keywords Cognitive archaeology  Cognitive evolution  Co-evolution of cognition and culture  Lithic studies
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