Africa from MIS 6-2: Population Dynamics and Paleoenvironments

@article{Jones2016AfricaFM,
  title={Africa from MIS 6-2: Population Dynamics and Paleoenvironments},
  author={Sacha Jones and Brian A. Stewart},
  journal={Africa from MIS 6-2},
  year={2016}
}
T volume includes papers from a conference held at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research in 2010. The aim of the conference was to examine the histories of populations on the African continent through the use of a variety of data sets—archaeology, genetics, paleoenvironments, and paleontology—to reach a more nuanced understanding of hominin skeletal and behavioral evolution, how populations were spatially distributed across Africa, and the impact of climatic factors on group size… 
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