Stages of Human Evolution

C. Loring Brace

Editura: Pearson
For undergraduate-level courses on Human Evolution in departments of Anthropology and Biology.Clearly written-and now extensively cross-referenced to the primary literature-this text integrates evolutionary theory with the interpretation of fossil evidence to illustrate how ideas on the nature of human evolution have grown as new evidence for human ancestry has been brought to light.
  • Limba : Engleza
  • Cuprins :

     1. Interpreting Human Evolution.


     2. Fact and Fancy Before 1860.


     3. The Picture Up to 1906.


     4. Hominid Catastrophism.


     5. Between World Wars.


     6. Recent Discoveries.


     7. Evolutionary Principles.


     8. Prehominids.


     9. Culture as an Ecological Niche.


    10. The Australopithecine Stage.


    11. The Pithecanthropine Stage.


    12. The Pithecanthropine to Neanderthal Transition.


    13. The Neanderthal Stage.


    14. The Modern Stage.


    Epilogue/Summary.


    Sources Cited.
  • Data Publicarii : 1995
  • Editie : 5
  • Format : Paperback
  • Numar pagini : 432
  • ISBN : 9780131254855
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