Télécharger le livre :  Biological Consequences of Plate Tectonics

This book recognizes and celebrates the contributions of Professor Ashok Sahni to the field of paleontology. Prof. Sahni established a School of Vertebrate Palaeontology at Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, where he trained many of today’s vertebrate paleontologists...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-11-23
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Culture History and Convergent Evolution

This volume brings together diverse contributions from leading archaeologists and paleoanthropologists, covering various spatial and temporal periods to distinguish convergent evolution from cultural transmission in order to see if we can discover ancient human...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-07-23
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Methods in Paleoecology

This volume focuses on the reconstruction of past ecosystems and provides a comprehensive review of current techniques and their application in exemplar studies. The 18 chapters address a wide variety of topics that span vertebrate paleobiology and paleoecology (body...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2018-10-27
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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108,44
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Télécharger le livre :  The Emergence of the Acheulean in East Africa and Beyond

This edited volume presents current archaeological research and data from the major early Acheulean sites in East Africa, and addresses three main areas of focus; 1) the tempo and mode of technological changes that led to the emergence of the Acheulean in East Africa;...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2018-08-17
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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89,66
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Télécharger le livre :  The Acheulian Site of Gesher Benot Ya‘aqov Volume IV

This manuscript is the 4th Volume of the Gesher Benot Ya‘aqov (GBY) monograph sub-series. The goal of the book is to publish the lithic assemblages originating in the excavations of the Acheulian site at Gesher Benot Ya‘aqov (GBY), Israel. The authors provide the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2018-03-15
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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108,44
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Télécharger le livre :  Late Cenozoic Yushe Basin, Shanxi Province, China: Geology and Fossil Mammals

This volume focuses on small mammal fossils from extinct Asian faunas of about 1 to 7 million years ago in North China.  These played a role in the emergence of vertebrate paleontology as a modern science in that country.This second volume of the sub-series Late...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-05-20
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Climate Change and Human Responses

This book contributes to the current discussion on climate change by presenting selected studies on the ways in which past human groups responded to climatic and environmental change. In particular, the chapters show how these responses are seen in the animal remains...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-03-21
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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89,66
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Télécharger le livre :  Osseous Projectile Weaponry

This volume presents the current state of knowledge on the osseous projectile weaponry that was produced by Pleistocene cultures across the globe. Through cross-cultural and temporal comparison of manufacturing methods, design, use methods, and associated technology,...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-01-27
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Human Paleontology and Prehistory

The aim of the book is to present original and though-provoking essays in human paleontology and prehistory, which are at the forefront of human evolutionary research, in honor of Professor Yoel Rak (a leading scholar in paleoanthropology).? ?The volume presents a...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-01-24
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Paleoanthropology of the Balkans and Anatolia

This edited volume systematically reviews the evidence for early human presence in one of the most relevant geographic regions of Europe - the Balkans and Anatolia, an area that has been crucial in shaping the course of human evolution in Europe, but whose...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2017-01-18
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  Azokh Cave and the Transcaucasian Corridor

This edited volume describes the geology, stratigraphy, anthropology, archaeology, dating, taphonomy, paleobotany, paleontology and paleoecology of Azokh caves (also known as Azykh or Azikh). The chapters review exhaustively the key recent research on this limestone...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-08-06
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Atlas of Taphonomic Identifications

The aim of the atlas is to provide images of taphonomic modifications, making it as comprehensive as possible with evidence presently available. This volume is intended both as a field guide for identifying taphonomic modifications in the field, and for use in the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-07-28
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Stone Age Weaponry

The objective of this volume is to showcase the contemporary state of research on recognizing and evaluating the performance of stone age weapons from a variety of viewpoints, including investigating their cognitive and evolutionary significance. New archaeological...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-05-28
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Africa from MIS 6-2

Bringing together archaeological, paleoenvironmental, paleontological and genetic data, this book makes a first attempt to reconstruct African population histories from out species' evolution to the Holocene. Africa during Marine Isotope Stages (MIS) 6 to 2...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-03-04
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  The Nature of Culture

This volume introduces a model of the expansion of cultural capacity as a systemic approach with biological, historical and individual dimensions. It is contrasted with existing approaches from primatology and behavioural ecology; influential factors like...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2016-01-19
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  The Postcranial Anatomy of Australopithecus afarensis

This volume describes a 3.6 million-years-old partial skeleton of Australopithecus afarensis from the Woranso-Mille, central Afar, Ethiopia.This specimen is the first adult partial skeleton to be recovered since Lucy’s (A.L. 288-1) discovery in 1974. It is older than...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2015-12-22
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  The Central European Magdalenian

This monograph on the Central European Magdalenian aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the archaeological record of this period. It sheds new light on five regional groups between the Rhône valley to the west and the Vistula-valley to the east, which existed...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2015-09-09
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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Télécharger le livre :  Early Evolutionary History of the Synapsida

Non-mammalian synapsids were the dominant terrestrial vertebrates from the Late Carboniferous to the Middle Triassic and play a key role in understanding the origin and evolution of mammals. Despite these facts and the outstanding fossil record of the group, early...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2013-09-20
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Zooarchaeology and Modern Human Origins

Recent genetic data showing that Neanderthals interbred with modern humans have made it clear that deeper insight into the behavioral differences between these populations will be critical to understanding the rapid spread of modern humans and the demise of the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2013-07-11
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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89,66
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-23 % : 116,04 €
Télécharger le livre :  The Paleobiology of Australopithecus

Australopithecus species have been the topic of much debate in palaeoanthropology since Raymond Dart described the first species, Australopithecus africanus, in 1925. This volume synthesizes the geological and paleontological context of the species in East and South...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2013-03-15
Collection : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology
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84,39
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