Human Evolution An Illustrated Introduction

ISBN-10: 1405103787

ISBN-13: 9781405103787

Edition: 5th 2004 (Revised)

Authors: Roger Lewin

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As in earlier editions of this textbook, the author takes a view of human evolutionary history in the context of behavioural ecology. The fourth edition includes coverage of new fossil discoveries, including the three new species of early humans.
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List price: $87.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/17/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 284
Size: 8.75" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

Preface
Human Evolution in Perspective
Our Place in Nature
Human Evolution as Narrative
Historical Views
Modern Evolutionary Theory
The Physical Context of Evolution
Extinction and Patterns of Evolution
Background to Human Evolution
Dating Methods
Systematics: Morphological and Molecular
Science of Burial
Primate Heritage
Humans as Animals
Bodies, Size, and Shape
Bodies, Brains, and Energy
Bodies, Behavior, and Social Structure
Nonhuman Models of Early Hominins
Hominin Beginnings
Ape and Human Relations: Morphological and Molecular Views
Origin of the Hominoidea
Origin of Bipedalism
Jaws and Teeth
The Earliest Hominins: a History of Discoveries
The Hominin Adaptation
The Australopithecines
Early Homo
Hominin Relations
Early Tool Technologies
Homo Erectus: Biology and Behavior
The Changing Position of Homo erectus
New Technologies
Hunter or Scavenger?
The Origin of Modern Humans
The Neanderthal Enigma
Anatomical Evidence
Genetic Evidence
Archeological Evidence
The Human Milieu
Evolution of the Brain, Intelligence, and Consciousness
The Evolution of Language
Art in Prehistory
New Worlds
The Americas and Australia
The Origin of Agriculture and the First Villagers
Glossary
Index
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