Allchin, Bridget

The Evolution and History of Human Populations in South Asia

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Table of contents

1. Human evolution and culture change in the Indian subcontinent
Michael D. Petraglia, Bridget Allchin

2. Afro-Eurasian mammalian fauna and early hominin dispersals
Alan Turner, Hannah J. O’regan

3. “Resource-rich, stone-poor”: Early hominin land use in large river systems of northern India and Pakistan
Robin Dennell

4. Toward developing a basin model for Paleolithic settlement of the Indian subcontinent: Geodynamics, monsoon dynamics, habitat diversity and dispersal routes
Ravi Korisettar

5. The Acheulean of peninsular India with special reference to the Hungsi and Baichbal valleys of the lower Deccan
K. Paddayya

6. Changing trends in the study of a Paleolithic site in India: A century of research at Attirampakkam
Shanti Pappu

7. Was Homo heidelbergensis in South Asia? A test using the Narmada fossil from central India
Sheela Athreya

8. The Toba supervolcanic eruption: Tephra-fall deposits in India and paleoanthropological implications
Sacha C. Jones

9. The emergence of modern human behavior in South Asia: A review of the current evidence and discussion of its possible implications
Hannah V. A. James

10. Genetic evidence on modern human dispersals in South Asia: Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA perspectives: The world through the eyes of two haploid genomes
Phillip Endicott, Mait Metspalu, Toomas Kivisild

11. Cranial diversity in South Asia relative to modern human dispersals and global patterns of human variation
Jay T. Stock, Marta Mirazón Lahr, Samanti Kulatilake

12. Interpreting biological diversity in South Asian prehistory: Early Holocene population affinities and subsistence adaptations
John R. Lukacs

13. Population movements in the Indian subcontinent during the protohistoric period: Physical anthropological assessment
S. R. Walimbe

14. Foragers and forager-traders in South Asian worlds: Some thoughts from the last 10,000 years
Kathleen D. Morrison

15. Anthropological, historical, archaeological and genetic perspectives on the origins of caste in South Asia
Nicole Boivin

16. Language families and quantitative methods in South Asia and elsewhere
April McMahon, Robert McMahon

17. Duality in Bos indicus mtDNA diversity: Support for geographical complexity in zebu domestication
David A. Magee, Hideyuki Mannen, Daniel G. Bradley

18. Non-human genetics, agricultural origins and historical linguistics in South Asia
Dorian Q Fuller

19. Thoughts on The Evolution and History of Human Populations in South Asia
Gregory L. Possehl


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