Differentials of Yayoi immigration to Japan as derived from dental metrics.

@article{Matsumura2001DifferentialsOY,
  title={Differentials of Yayoi immigration to Japan as derived from dental metrics.},
  author={Hirokazu Matsumura},
  journal={Homo : internationale Zeitschrift fur die vergleichende Forschung am Menschen},
  year={2001},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={
          135-56
        }
}
A major influx of new people, today termed Yayoi, migrated from the East Asian continent into the Japanese archipelago during the Aeneolithic and Protohistoric periods and interbred with the preexisting Jomon people. This study classifies ancient and more modern Japanese into natives or immigrants using discriminant analysis based on dental measurements in order to reconstruct the initial impact of the immigrants and the temporal and geographical differentials of mixture with the preexisting… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Topics from this paper.

Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 11 CITATIONS

Brief communication: the use of alternative dental measurements on deciduous teeth.

  • American journal of physical anthropology
  • 2012
VIEW 2 EXCERPTS
CITES BACKGROUND