Islands Under the Sea: A Review of Early Modern Human Dispersal Routes and Migration Hypotheses Through Wallacea

@article{Kealy2016IslandsUT,
  title={Islands Under the Sea: A Review of Early Modern Human Dispersal Routes and Migration Hypotheses Through Wallacea},
  author={Shimona Kealy and Julien Louys and Sue O’Connor},
  journal={The Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology},
  year={2016},
  volume={11},
  pages={364 - 384}
}
ABSTRACT Wallacea is the transitional biogeographic zone between the continents of Sunda (Southeast Asia) and Sahul (Australian-New Guinea). It consists of a series of island chains unique in the region for never having been connected to either continent. Movement of early modern humans from Sunda to Sahul during the late Pleistocene required dispersal through Wallacea, and hence would have necessitated sea crossings. However, the archeological evidence for early modern humans in Wallacea is… 
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