This will be one of the chapters of a dissertation and is focused on introducing the Chatelperronian industry to the reader. It is essentially an overview of the Chatelperronian as a whole and the key areas that must be covered are as follows; history of research; the what?; the where?; key sites and most importantly key debates! It should not delve into an evaluation of who created the Chatelperronian, rather just outline past and current debate. It is essential that the most up to date research is used.