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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30153108/assessing-neanderthal-land-use-and-lithic-raw-material-management-in-discoid-technology
#1
Davide Delpiano, Kristen Heasley, Marco Peresani
Neanderthal groups developed different models of mobility and exploitation of resources across their territory: these differences can be linked to various knapping methods and are probably related to adaptative strategies and responses at many ecological and cultural levels. Neanderthals associated with Discoid knapping are known to depend on an opportunistic exploitation of lithic raw materials for daily food procurement and be more mobile than others using different technologies. However, we have no defined data for most of the geographical contexts where this technocomplex was found...
August 20, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30153107/human-deciduous-teeth-from-the-middle-stone-age-layers-of-sibudu-cave-south-africa
#2
Alessandro Riga, Gregorio Oxilia, Daniele Panetta, Piero Salvadori, Stefano Benazzi, Lyn Wadley, Jacopo Moggi-Cecchi
In the African Pleistocene, the fossil evidence for early Homo sapiens populations is still relatively limited. Here we present two additional specimens (two deciduous teeth) recovered from the Middle Stone Age (MSA) deposits of Sibudu Cave (KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa). We describe their morphology and metrics, using three-dimensional models of the teeth obtained from high-resolution micro-CT images. The first specimen is a Ldm₁ (HUM. TO 1) recovered in the BS5 layer dated 77.3±2.7 ka, and associated with stone tools assigned to the "pre-Still Bay" assemblage...
August 20, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30036183/grotta-del-cavallo-apulia-southern-italy-the-uluzzian-in-the-mirror
#3
Adriana Moroni, Annamaria Ronchitelli, Simona Arrighi, Daniele Aureli, Shara Bailey, Paolo Boscato, Francesco Boschin, Giulia Capecchi, Jacopo Crezzini, Katerina Douka, Giulia Marciani, Daniele Panetta, Filomena Ranaldo, Stefano Ricci, Sem Scaramucci, Vincenzo Spagnolo, Stefano Benazzi, Paolo Gambassini
The Uluzzian techno-complex is commonly considered to be a "transitional industry" mostly on the basis of some inferred characteristics such as a chiefly flake-based production, a small amount of Upper Palaeolithic-like tools and a combination of Middle and Upper Palaeolithic elements both in the toolkit and in the technical systems. Following its discovery, the Uluzzian was identified as the Italian counterpart of the French Châtelperronian and attributed to Neandertals. However, a study issued in 2011 has established the modern character of the two deciduous teeth found in 1964 in the Uluzzian deposit of Grotta del Cavallo, fostering renewed interests to the Uluzzian culture, which real nature is almost unknown to the international scientific community...
July 1, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/30036182/new-insights-on-final-epigravettian-funerary-behavior-at-arene-candide-cave-western-liguria-italy
#4
Vitale Stefano Sparacello, Stefano Rossi, Paul Pettitt, Charlotte Roberts, Julien Riel-Salvatore, Vincenzo Formicola
We gained new insights on Epigravettian funerary behavior at the Arene Candide cave through the osteological and spatial analysis of the burials and human bone accumulations found in the cave during past excavations. Archaeothanathological information on the human skeletal remains was recovered from diaries, field pictures and notes, and data from recent excavations was integrated. The secondary deposits have traditionally been interpreted as older burials that were disturbed to make space for new inhumations...
June 25, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29717992/gender-balance-in-the-scientific-production-of-the-atapuerca-archaeological-and-palaeontological-research-project
#5
Xosé-Pedro Rodríguez-Álvarez, Sergi Lozano
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
April 30, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29717991/survival-to-amputation-in-pre-antibiotic-era-a-case-study-from-a-longobard-necropolis-6th-8th-centuries-ad
#6
Ileana Micarelli, Robert Paine, Caterina Giostra, Mary Anne Tafuri, Antonio Profico, Marco Boggioni, Fabio Di Vincenzo, Danilo Massani, Andrea Papini, Giorgio Manzi
The Longobard necropolis of Povegliano Veronese dates from the 6th to the 8th centuries AD. Among the 164 tombs excavated, the skeleton of an older male shows a well-healed amputated right forearm. The orientation of the forearm fracture suggests an angled cut by a single blow. Reasons why a forearm might be amputated include combat, medical intervention, and judicial punishment. As with other amputation cases reported in literature, this one exhibits both healing and osteoblastic response. We argue that the forelimb stump morphology suggests the use of a prosthesis...
April 10, 2018: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28885982/anthropologists-italians-and-human-races
#7
Giovanni Destro Bisol, Maria Enrica Danubio, Stefano Allovio, Cristina Papa
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28885981/from-surnames-to-linguistic-and-genetic-diversity-five-centuries-of-internal-migrations-in-spain
#8
Roberto Rodríguez-Díaz, María José Blanco-Villegas, Franz Manni
In a previous study concerning 33,753 single Spanish surnames (considered as tokens) occurring 51,419,788 times we have shown that the present-day geography of contemporary surname variability in Spain still corresponds to the political geography of the country at the end of the Middle Ages. Here we reprocess the same database, by clustering surnames with Self-Organizing Maps (SOMs) according to their geographic distribution, to identify the monophyletic surnames showing a geo-historical origin in one of the 47 provinces of continental Spain...
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28786814/a-cover-story-for-a-nature-cover-genetic-signature-of-human-expansions-into-eurasia-revealed-by-a-panel-of-worldwide-high-coverage-genomes
#9
Luca Pagani
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28777737/the-ambiguities-of-race-in-uk-science-social-policy-and-political-discourse
#10
George Ellison, Peter Aspinall, Andrew Smart, Sarah Salway
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28758892/what-is-race-today-scientific-legal-and-social-appraisals-from-around-the-globe
#11
Alan Goodman
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28758891/form-and-function-in-the-lower-palaeolithic-history-progress-and-continued-relevance
#12
Alastair Key, Lycett Stephen
Percussively flaked stone artefacts constitute a major source of evidence relating to hominin behavioural strategies and are, essentially, a product or byproduct of a past individual's decision to create a tool with respect to some broader goal. Moreover, it has long been noted that both differences and recurrent regularities exist within and between Palaeolithic stone artefact forms. Accordingly, archaeologists have frequently drawn links between form and functionality, with functional objectives and performance often being regarded consequential to a stone tool's morphological properties...
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28756428/changes-in-stature-from-the-upper-paleolithic-to-the-medieval-period-in-western-europe
#13
Maria Enrica Danubio, Patrizia Martella, Emanuele Sanna
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28708064/race-and-society-in-portugal-two-notes-and-a-remark
#14
Jorge Rocha
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28708063/observations-on-race-and-racism-in-greece
#15
Ageliki Lefkaditou
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28708062/the-absence-of-race-in-norway
#16
Jon Røyne Kyllingstad
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28696943/reflections-on-race-in-science-and-society-in-germany
#17
Ulrich Kattmann
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28696942/race-and-racism-in-france
#18
Evelyne Heyer
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28696941/reflections-on-race-in-science-and-society-in-the-united-states
#19
Alan Goodman
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December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28696940/multiple-selective-events-at-the-prdm16-functional-pathway-shaped-adaptation-of-western-european-populations-to-different-climate-conditions
#20
Andrea Quagliarello, Sara De Fanti, Cristina Giuliani, Paolo Abondio, Patrizia Serventi, Stefania Sarno, Marco Sazzini, Donata Luiselli
Several studies highlighted the role of climate in shaping many human evolutionary processes. This occurred even in relatively recent times, having affected various human phenotypic traits, among which metabolic processes that orchestrate absorption and accumulation of substances to maintain energy homeostasis, that is critical for the survival of individuals in high energy-expenditure environments. To date, most researches have focalized on detection of climatic influence on SNPs' frequency in populations exposed to extreme environmental conditions or by comparing variation patterns between populations from different continents...
December 30, 2017: Journal of Anthropological Sciences, Rivista di Antropologia: JASS
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