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The Genetic Structure and History of Africans and African Americans
African Origins The modern human originated in Africa and subsequently spread across the globe. However, the genetic relationships among the diverse populations on the African continent have beenExpand
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Contrasting patterns of Y chromosome and mtDNA variation in Africa: evidence for sex-biased demographic processes
To investigate associations between genetic, linguistic, and geographic variation in Africa, we type 50 Y chromosome SNPs in 1122 individuals from 40 populations representing African geographic andExpand
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An African Classical Age: Eastern and Southern Africa in World History, 1000 BC to AD 400
Setting the historical stage the formative eras of classical Mashariki society mapping the mosaics of cultural interaction regional trends and developments East Africa in the later classical age, toExpand
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Bayesian phylogenetic analysis of Semitic languages identifies an Early Bronze Age origin of Semitic in the Near East
The evolution of languages provides a unique opportunity to study human population history. The origin of Semitic and the nature of dispersals by Semitic-speaking populations are of great importanceExpand
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The Civilizations of Africa: A History to 1800
Introducing Africa and its history Africa before the agricultural age, 16,000-9000 BCE culture and technology in Africa, 9000-3500 BCE diverging paths of history - Africa 3500-1000 BCE an age ofExpand
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