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Adam, or ape : a sourcebook of discoveries about early man / edited by L.S.B. Leakey and Jack and Stephanie Prost ; with the assistance of Ronald Goodman.

; Prost, Jack ; Prost, Stephanie ; Goodman, Ronald
Cambridge, Mass. : Schenkman Pub. Company, [1971] .
ISBN 9780870737015, 0870737015

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
QH367 .L43 1971 Available Request
LIB stacks
GN738 .L4 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN281 .A19 Off-site
Other Authors Goodman, Ronald.
Leakey, L. S. B. 1903-1972.
Prost, Jack.
Prost, Stephanie.
Subjects Évolution humaine.
Fossil hominids
Fossil hominids.
Homme -- Origines.
Homme préhistorique.
Human beings -- Origin.
Human evolution.
Description xiii, 452 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Section I. Evolutionary theory: concept and controversy -- On the tendency of species to form varieties; and on the perpetuation of varieties and species by natural means of selection / Charles Darwin and Alfred Wallace -- Review of Charles Darwin's "On the origin of species" / Samuel Wilberforce -- On the relations of man to the lower animals / Thomas H. Huxley -- Summation for the state from the Scopes Trial / William Jennings Bryan -- Statement for the defense from the Scopes Trial / Clarence Darrow -- The concept of natural selection: a centennial view / I. Michael Lerner -- The nature of the fossil record / Norman D. Newell -- The study of evolution: methods and present status of theory / George Gaylord Simpson -- Section II. The fossil record: discoverers and their discoveries -- An historical overview / J.H. Prost -- On the relations of man to the lower animals / T.H. Huxley -- On the human skeleton from the Neander Valley / D. Schaffhausen ; with certain remarks by T.H. Huxley -- Pithecanthropus erectus: a form from the ancestral stock of mankind / Eugene Dubois -- The discovery of a human mousterian skeleton at La Chapelle-aux-Saints (Correze) / Marcellin Boule -- On the discovery of a palaeolithic human skull and mandible in flint-bearing gravel overlying the Wealden (Hastings Bed) at Piltdown, Fletching (Sussex) / Charles Dawson and Arthur Smith Woodward -- Supplementary note on the discovery of a palaeolithic human skull and mandible at Piltdown (Sussex) / Charles Dawson and Arthur Smith -- Australopithecus africanus: the man-ape of South Africa / Raymond A. Dart -- The Rhodesian find of 1921 / Ales Hrdlička -- Tertiary man in Asia: the Chou Kou Tien discovery / Davidson Black -- On an adolescent skull of Sinanthropus pekinensis / Davidson Black -- Preliminary notice of new man-like apes from India / G. Edward Lewis -- The palaeanthropi in Italy: the fossil men of Saccopastore and Circeo / Sergio Sergi -- A new fossil anthropoid ape of South Africa / Robert Broom -- Preliminary note on a new fossil human skull from Swanscombe, Kent / Alvan T. Marston -- Excerpts from "The Stone Age of Mount Carmel" / Dorothy A.E. Garrod et al -- Observations on the anatomy of the fossil Australopithecinae / W.E. Le Gros Clark -- The Saldanha skull from Hopefield, South Africa / Ronald Singer -- Excerpts from "The Piltdown forgery" / J.S. Weiner -- A further fragment of the Swanscombe skull / J. Wymer -- A new fossil skull from Olduvai / L.S.B. Leakey -- New finds at Olduvai Gorge / L.S.B. Leakey -- The phyletic position of Ramapithecus / Elwyn L. Simons -- A new Lower Pliocene fossil primate from Kenya / L.S.B. Leakey -- On the mandible of Ramapithecus / Elwyn L. Simons -- Prehistory in Shanidar Valley, northern Iraq / Ralph S. Solecki -- Recent discoveries of fossil hominids in Tanganyika: at Olduvai and near Lake Natron / L.S.B. Leakey and M.D. Leakey -- A new species of the genus Homo from Olduvai Gorge / L.S.B. Leakey, P.V. Tobias ad J.R. Napier -- The Olduvai Bed I hominine with special reference to its cranial capacity / P.V. Tobias -- Bone smashing by Late Miocene Hominidae / L.S.B. Leakey.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)320853
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