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Title The evolution of human populations in Arabia : paleoenvironments, prehistory and genetics / edited by Michael D. Petraglia, Jeffrey I. Rose
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 312 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Vertebrate paleobiology and paleoanthropology series
Vertebrate paleobiology and paleoanthropology.
Contents Tracking the origin and evolution of human populations in Arabia / Jeffrey I. Rose and Michael D. Petraglia -- The Red Sea, coastal landscapes, and hominin dispersals / Geoff Bailey -- Pleistocene climate change in Arabia : developing a framework for hominin dispersal over the last 350 ka / Adrian G. Parker -- Environment and long-term population trends in southwest Arabia / Tony J. Wilkinson -- Mitochondrial DNA structure of Yemeni population : regional differences and the implications for different migratory contributions / Jakub Rídl, Christopher M. Edens, and Viktor Černý -- The Arabian Peninsula : gate for human migrations out of Africa or cul-de-sac? : a mitochondrial DNA phylogeographic perspective / Vicente M. Cabrera [and others] -- Bayesian coalescent inference from mitochondrial DNA variation of the colonization time of Arabia by the hamadryas baboon (Papio hamadryas hamadryas) / Carlos A. Fernandes -- Acheulean landscapes and large cutting tool assemblages in the Arabian Peninsula / Michael D. Petraglia, Nick Drake, and Abdullah Alsharekh -- A Middle Paleolithic assemblage from Jebel Barakah, coastal Abu Dhabi Emirate / Ghanim Wahida [and others] -- Paleolithic stone tool assemblages from Sharjah and Ras ai Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates / Julie Scott-Jackson, William Scott-Jackson, and Jeffrey I. Rose -- The Central Oman Paleolithic Survey : recent research in southern Arabia and reflection on the prehistoric evidence / Reto Jagher -- The Middle Paleolithic of Arabia : the view from the Hadramawt region, Yemen / Rémy Crassard -- The "Upper Paleolithic" of South Arabia / Jeffrey I. Rose and Vitaly I. Usik -- The late Pleistocene of Arabia in relation to the Levant / Lisa A. Maher -- Holocene (re- )occupation of eastern Arabia / Hans-Peter Uerpmann, D.T. Potts, and Margarethe Uerpmann -- Early Holocene in the highlands : data on the peopling of the eastern Yemen plateau, with a note on the Pleistocene evidence / Francesco G. Fedele -- Southern Arabia's early pastoral population history : some recent evidence / Joy McCorriston and Louise Martin -- Archaeological, linguistic and historical sources on ancient seafaring : a multidisciplinary approach to the study of early maritime contact and exchange in the Arabian Peninsula / Nicole Boivin, Roger Blench, and Dorian Q. Fuller -- Holocene obsidian exchange in the Red Sea region / Lamya Khalidi -- The Paleolithic of Arabia in an inter-regional context / Anthony E. Marks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Human evolution -- Arabian Peninsula.
Human population genetics -- Arabian Peninsula.
Physical anthropology -- Arabian Peninsula.
Prehistoric peoples -- Arabian Peninsula.
Paleoecology -- Arabian Peninsula.
Human genetics.
Anthropology, Physical.
Genetics, Population.
Biological Evolution.
Genetics, Medical.
Arabia.
Form Electronic book
Author Petraglia, M. D. (Michael D.)
Rose, Jeffrey I.
LC no. 2009928843
ISBN 904812719X (e-isbn)
9789048127191 (e-isbn)
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