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An Ape's view of Human Evolution
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The Waterside Ape
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Peter H. Rhys Evans
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-24 - Publisher: CRC Press

Why are humans so fond of water? Why is our skin colour so variable? Why aren’t we hairy like our close ape relatives? A savannah scenario of human evolution has been widely accepted primarily due to fossil evidence; and fossils do not offer insight into these questions. Other alternative evolutionary
The Origin Of Humankind
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Richard Leakey
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-08-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

“The name Leakey is synonymous with the study of human origins,” wrote The New York Times. The renowned family of paleontologists—Louis Leakey, Mary Leakey, and their son Richard Leakey—has vastly expanded our understanding of human evolution. The Origin of Humankind is Richard Leakey's personal view of the development of Homo
An Ape's View of Human Evolution
Language: en
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Authors: Peter Andrews
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Our closest living relatives are the chimpanzee and bonobo. We share many characteristics with them, but our lineages diverged millions of years ago. Who in fact was our last common ancestor? Bringing together ecology, evolution, genetics, anatomy and geology, this book provides a new perspective on human evolution. What can
Dental Perspectives on Human Evolution
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Shara E. Bailey, Jean-Jacques Hublin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-20 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The objective of the volume is to bring together, in one collection, the most innovative dental anthropological research as it pertains to the study of hominid evolution. In the past few decades both the numbers of hominid dental fossils and the sophistication of the techniques used to analyze them have