Out of Africa I

The First Hominin Colonization of Eurasia

ISBN: 978-90-481-9035-5 (Print) 978-90-481-9036-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. The African Background

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

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      Pages 3-11

      Early Pleistocene Mammals of Africa: Background to Dispersal

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      Pages 13-26

      Carnivoran Dispersal Out of Africa During the Early Pleistocene: Relevance for Hominins?

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      Pages 27-46

      Saharan Corridors and Their Role in the Evolutionary Geography of ‘Out of Africa I’

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      Pages 47-64

      Stone Age Visiting Cards Revisited: A Strategic Perspective on the Lithic Technology of Early Hominin Dispersal

  3. Eastern Asia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-66

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      Pages 67-85

      Behavioral and Environmental Background to ‘Out-of-Africa I’ and the Arrival of Homo erectus in East Asia

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      Pages 87-95

      New Archeological Evidence for the Earliest Hominin Presence in China

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      Pages 97-110

      Geological Evidence for the Earliest Appearance of Hominins in Indonesia

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      Pages 111-126

      Divorcing Hominins from the Stegodon-Ailuropoda Fauna: New Views on the Antiquity of Hominins in Asia

  4. South Asia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 127-127

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      Pages 129-143

      Early Pleistocene Mammalian Faunas of India and Evidence of Connections with Other Parts of the World

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      Pages 145-164

      The Indian Subcontinent and ‘Out of Africa I’

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      Pages 165-179

      The Early Paleolithic of the Indian Subcontinent: Hominin Colonization, Dispersals and Occupation History

  5. Europe and Western Asia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-181

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      Pages 183-205

      Early Pleistocene Faunal Connections Between Africa and Eurasia: An Ecological Perspective

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      Pages 207-224

      Early Pleistocene Faunas of Eurasia and Hominin Dispersals

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      Pages 225-243

      Fossil Skulls from Dmanisi: A Paleodeme Representing Earliest Homo in Eurasia

  6. Summary, Synthesis and Future Directions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Pages 247-273

      “Out of Africa I”: Current Problems and Future Prospects

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      Pages 275-280

      Summary and Prospectus

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 281-293