The Origins of Modern Humans: Biology Reconsidered
This update to the award-winning The Origins of ModernHumans: A World Survey of the Fossil Evidence covers the mostaccepted common theories concerning the emergence of modern Homosapiens—adding fresh insight from top young scholars onthe key new discoveries of the past 25 years.
The Origins of Modern Humans: Biology Reconsidered allowsfield leaders to discuss and assess the assemblage of hominidfossil material in each region of the world during the Pleistoceneepoch. It features new fossil and molecular evidence, such as theevolutionary inferences drawn from assessments of modern humans andlarge segments of the Neandertal genome. It also addresses theimpact of digital imagery and the more sophisticated morphometricsthat have entered the analytical fray since 1984.
Beginning with a thoughtful introduction by the authors onmodern human origins, the book offers such insightful chaptercontributions as:
Elegant and thought provoking, The Origins of Modern Humans:Biology Reconsidered is an ideal read for students, gradstudents, and professionals in human evolution andpaleoanthropology.
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As a Modern Pavlovion behaviourist looking at the generational social psychological conditioning of the Australian human for now close on Forty years. All conscious expression is compromised by subconscious processing with only the conscious part coming in as a social conditioned Ego....That is why the species is and has destroyed its future generations habitat. Just a spastic prime mate. Albert Einstein was a classic example .The human species thinks he was so intelligent but evolutionally he was part of a process of the species to change the Earth ecological systems destroying itself in that evolutional process .
Neandertal Craniofacial Growth
Energetics and the Origin of Modern Humans
Understanding Human Cranial Variation in Light
The Relevance of Archaic Genomes to Modern
Modern Human Origins in Central Europe
The Makers of the Early Upper Paleolithic
The Paleobiology of Modern Human