New PDF release: Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, 2 Volume

By Bernard Wood

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ISBN-13: 9781405155106

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This finished A to Z encyclopedia offers vast assurance of vital clinical phrases on the topic of bettering our figuring out of ways we developed. in particular, the 5,000 entries during this two-volume set hide facts and techniques used to enquire the relationships one of the dwelling nice apes, facts approximately what makes the habit of contemporary people detailed, and facts concerning the evolutionary historical past of that specialty, in addition to information regarding sleek equipment used to track the new evolutionary historical past of recent human populations. this article presents a source for everybody learning the emergence of Homo sapiens.

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Behaviors and related terms A. Locomotion 1) bent-hip bent-knee walking 2) BHBK 3) bipedalism 4) bipedal locomotion 5) clavicle, evolution in hominins 6) cursorial 7) double stance phase 8) dynamic modeling 9) eversion 10) foot arches 11) foot function 12) foot movements 13) footprints 14) fulcrum 15) fulcrumate 16) gait 17) hominin footprints 18) 19) 20) 21) 22) 23) 24) 25) 26) 27) 28) 29) 30) 31) 32) heel strike inversion Koobi Fora hominin footprints Laetoli hominin footprints lateral longitudinal arch lever locomotion longitudinal arch medial longitudinal arch midfoot break midtarsal break plantar aponeurosis pre-eminent bipedalism pronation proximal humerus, evolution in hominins 33) push-off 34) scapula, evolution in hominins 35) stance phase 36) stride 37) supination 38) swing phase 39) toe-off 40) transverse arch 41) walking cycle 42) windlass effect 43) windlass mechanism B.

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65) Schmerling, Philippe-Charles (1790 or 1791–1836) 66) Schwalbe, Gustav (1844–1916) 67) Sergi, Giuseppe (1841–1936) 68) Sergi, Sergio (1878–1972) 69) Smith Woodward, Sir Arthur 70) Stringer, Christopher Brian (1947–) 71) Tobias, Phillip Vallentine (1925–) 72) Tomes, Sir Charles Sissmore (1846– 1928) 73) Tomes, Sir John (1815–95) 74) Trotter, Mildred 75) Vallois, Henri Victor (1889–1981) 76) Vandermeersh, Bernard (1937–) 77) Van Wesele, Andreas 78) Vesalius, Andreas 79) von Koenigswald, Gustav Heinrich Ralph (1902–82) 80) Walker, Alan (1938–) 81) Washburn, Sherwood Larned (1911– 2002) 82) Weidenreich, Franz (1873–1948) 83) Weiner, Joseph 84) White, Timothy Douglas (1950–) 85) Wilson, Allan Charles (1934–91) 86) Wolpoff, Milford H.

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