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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 publication is entire because it covers nearly each significant sector of Asia. the first aim of this quantity is to supply an up to date synthesis of the present country of the Asian paleoanthropological and paleoenvironmental documents. Papers contain designated reviews of the theoretical constructs underlying the circulate out of Africa, together with designated reconstructions of the paleoenvironment and attainable migration routes. different papers aspect the Plio-Pleistocene archaeological and hominin fossil files of specific regions.

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