Early Modern Human Evolution in Central Europe: The People of Dolni'A V&estonice and Pavlov The Dolni'A V&estonice Studies Volume 12

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This is primary descriptive volume on the most important paleontological site for research into the emergence of humans, the development of a modern pattern of hunting and gathering societies in the Middle Upper Paleolithic Era. Erik Trinkhaus is among the most distinguished paleoanthropologists and a member of the National Academy. Svoboda is the project leader on the Pavlovian site.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780195166996
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 11/10/2005
  • Series: Human Evolution Series
  • Pages: 500
  • Product dimensions: 10.90 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Washington University, St. Louis

Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Erik Trinkaus and Jiri Svoboda
2. The Archeological Framework, Jiri A. Svoboda
3. The Archeological Contexts of the Human Remains, Jiri A. Svoboda
4. The Burials: Ritual and Taphonomy, Jiri A. Svoboda
5. The Human Remains: A Summary Inventory, Trenton W. Holliday, Simon W. Hillson, Robert G. Franciscus, and Erik Trinkaus
6. The Ages at Death, Simon W. Hillson, Robert G. Franciscus, Trenton W. Holliday, and Erik Trinkaus
7. The Assessment of Sex, Jaroslav Bruzek, Robert G. Franciscus, Vladimir Novotny, and Eric Trinkaus
8. The Cranial Remains, Robert G. Franciscus and Emanuel Vlcek
9. The Auditory Ossicles, Petr Lisonek and Erik Trinkaus
10. The Mandibular Remains, Robert G. Franciscus, Emanuel Vleck, and Erik Trinkaus
11. Dental Morphology, Proportions, and Attrition, Simon W. Hillson
12. Body Proportions, Trenton W. Holliday
13. Body Length and Body Mass, Erik Trinkaus
14. The Vertebral Columns, Trenton W. Holliday
15. The Costal Skeletons, Trenton W. Holliday
16. The Upper Limb Remains, Erik Trinkaus
17. The Pelvic Remains, Erik Trinkaus
18. The Lower Limb Remains, Erik Trinkaus
19. Skeletal and Dental Paleopathology, Erik Trinkaus, Simon W. Hillson, Robert G. Franciscus, and Trenton W. Holliday
20. The Paleobiology of the Pavlovian People, Erik Trinkaus and Jiri A. Svoboda

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