By Christopher J. Norton, David R. Braun
This quantity brings jointly a bunch of authors that handle the query of the 1st out of Africa into Asia c. 2 Ma. The scope of the e-book is entire because it covers virtually each significant area of Asia. the first objective of this quantity is to supply an up-to-date synthesis of the present kingdom of the Asian paleoanthropological and paleoenvironmental files. Papers comprise distinct reviews of the theoretical constructs underlying the stream out of Africa, together with certain reconstructions of the paleoenvironment and attainable migration routes. different papers aspect the Plio-Pleistocene archaeological and hominin fossil documents of specific regions.
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Asian Paleoanthropology: From Africa to China and Beyond by Christopher J. Norton, David R. Braun