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 bunch of authors that tackle the query of the 1st out of Africa into Asia c. 2 Ma. The scope of the booklet is finished because it covers nearly each significant zone of Asia. the first aim of this quantity is to supply an up to date synthesis of the present kingdom of the Asian paleoanthropological and paleoenvironmental files. Papers comprise designated reports of the theoretical constructs underlying the circulation out of Africa, together with distinct 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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