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Human origins: Louis Leakey and the East African evidence

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Human origins: Louis Leakey and the East African evidence
Title
Human origins: Louis Leakey and the East African evidence
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-1985
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  • Isaac, Glynn Llywelyn
  • McCown, Elizabeth R
  • Society for the Study of Human Evolution
Series statement
  • Perspectives on human evolution
  • Series in anthropology (Benjamin)
Series volume
3
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  • Fossil man
  • Human evolution
  • Leakey, L. S. B.
  • Leakey, L. S. B
Label
Human origins: Louis Leakey and the East African evidence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why is East Africa inportant? (African origins of man the toolmaker / J.D. Clark ; White African : an appreciation & some personal memories of Louis Leakey / P.V. Tobias) -- Connections between prehistory & natural history (Continuities between chimpanzee & human behaviour / Jane Goodall ; Some principles in the interpretation of bone accumulations associated with man / C.K. Brain) -- Geology & the reconstruction of the world of early man (East Africa as a source of fossil evidence for human evolution / Glynn Isaac ; Pliocene problems relating to human evolution / W.W. Bishop ; Early Miocene mammal fossils from East Africa: aspects of geology, faunistics & paleo-ecology / Judith A.H. & John A. Van Couvering ; Environmental setting of hominid activities in Bed I, Olduvai Gorge / Richard L. Hay ; An overview of the Pliocene & earlier Pleistocene of the Lower Omo Basin, southern Ethiopia / F. Clark Howell)
  • The interpretation of hominid & hominoid fossils (The primate & other fauna from Fort Ternan, Kenya / Peter Andrews, Alan Walker ; East Rudolf: an introduction to the abundance of new evidence / Richard Leakey, Glynn Isaac ; Further evidence of Lower Pleistocene hominids from East Rudolf, North Kenya, 1972 / Richard Leakey ; Evidence for an advanced Plio-Pleistocene hominid from East Rudolf, Kenya / Richard Leakey ; Further evidence of Lower Pleistocene hominids from East Rudolf, North Kenya, 1973 / Richard Leakey ; Honinid postcranial material from Bed I, Olduvai Gorge / Michael Day ; African hominids: dating & phylogeny / Phillip V. Tobias) -- Archaeological reconstruction of early hominid behavior in East Africa (A summary & discussion of the archaeological evidence from Bed I & II, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania / Mary D. Leakey ; Recent archaeological research in the Plio-Pleistocene deposits of the lower Omo Valley, southwestern Ethiopia / Harry V. Merrick ;
  • The activities of early African hominids: a review of archaeological evidence from the time span two & a half to one million years ago / Glenn Ll. Isaac) -- The life work of Louis Leakey (Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey, 1903-1972 / J. Desmond Clark ; A bibliography of the written works of Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 591 pages
Isbn
9780805399417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Human origins: Louis Leakey and the East African evidence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why is East Africa inportant? (African origins of man the toolmaker / J.D. Clark ; White African : an appreciation & some personal memories of Louis Leakey / P.V. Tobias) -- Connections between prehistory & natural history (Continuities between chimpanzee & human behaviour / Jane Goodall ; Some principles in the interpretation of bone accumulations associated with man / C.K. Brain) -- Geology & the reconstruction of the world of early man (East Africa as a source of fossil evidence for human evolution / Glynn Isaac ; Pliocene problems relating to human evolution / W.W. Bishop ; Early Miocene mammal fossils from East Africa: aspects of geology, faunistics & paleo-ecology / Judith A.H. & John A. Van Couvering ; Environmental setting of hominid activities in Bed I, Olduvai Gorge / Richard L. Hay ; An overview of the Pliocene & earlier Pleistocene of the Lower Omo Basin, southern Ethiopia / F. Clark Howell)
  • The interpretation of hominid & hominoid fossils (The primate & other fauna from Fort Ternan, Kenya / Peter Andrews, Alan Walker ; East Rudolf: an introduction to the abundance of new evidence / Richard Leakey, Glynn Isaac ; Further evidence of Lower Pleistocene hominids from East Rudolf, North Kenya, 1972 / Richard Leakey ; Evidence for an advanced Plio-Pleistocene hominid from East Rudolf, Kenya / Richard Leakey ; Further evidence of Lower Pleistocene hominids from East Rudolf, North Kenya, 1973 / Richard Leakey ; Honinid postcranial material from Bed I, Olduvai Gorge / Michael Day ; African hominids: dating & phylogeny / Phillip V. Tobias) -- Archaeological reconstruction of early hominid behavior in East Africa (A summary & discussion of the archaeological evidence from Bed I & II, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania / Mary D. Leakey ; Recent archaeological research in the Plio-Pleistocene deposits of the lower Omo Valley, southwestern Ethiopia / Harry V. Merrick ;
  • The activities of early African hominids: a review of archaeological evidence from the time span two & a half to one million years ago / Glenn Ll. Isaac) -- The life work of Louis Leakey (Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey, 1903-1972 / J. Desmond Clark ; A bibliography of the written works of Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 591 pages
Isbn
9780805399417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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