A Companion to Paleoanthropology (Wiley Blackwell Companions by David R. Begun PDF

By David R. Begun

A significant other to Paleoanthropology provides a compendium of readings from prime students within the box that outline our present wisdom of the main discoveries and advancements in human origins and human evolution, tracing the fossil checklist from primate and hominid origins to the dispersal of recent people around the globe.

  • Represents an available cutting-edge precis of the whole box of paleoanthropology, with an summary of hominid taxonomy
  • Features articles at the key discoveries in ape and human evolution, in cranial, postcranial and mind evolution, progress and development
  • Surveys the breadth of the paleontological checklist from primate origins to trendy humans
  • Highlights the original tools and strategies of paleoanthropology, together with relationship and ecological equipment, and use of residing primate date to reconstruct habit in fossil apes and humans

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