Asian Paleoanthropology: From Africa to China and Beyond by Christopher J. Norton,David R. Braun

By Christopher J. Norton,David R. Braun

This quantity brings jointly a gaggle of authors that tackle the query of the 1st out of Africa into Asia c. 2 Ma. The scope of the booklet is accomplished 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 country of the Asian paleoanthropological and paleoenvironmental files. Papers contain certain reviews of the theoretical constructs underlying the stream out of Africa, together with distinctive 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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