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The Resource African ecology and human evolution, edited by F. Clark Howell and François Bourlière

African ecology and human evolution, edited by F. Clark Howell and François Bourlière

Label
African ecology and human evolution
Title
African ecology and human evolution
Statement of responsibility
edited by F. Clark Howell and François Bourlière
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Howell, F. Clark
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1913-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bourlière, François
  • Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research
Series statement
Viking Fund publications in anthropology
Series volume
no. 36
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleontology
  • Human evolution
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Animal ecology
  • Anthropology
  • Biological Evolution
  • Ecology
  • Paleontology
  • Zoology
Label
African ecology and human evolution, edited by F. Clark Howell and François Bourlière
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Background papers and discussion transcription of a symposium, sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research ... Burg Wartenstein, Austria ... July 10 to 22, 1961."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Climatic-geomorphologic interpretation of Pleistocene sediments in the Eurafrican subtropics / Karl W. Butzer -- The distribution of tropical African birds as an indicator of past climatic changes / R.E. Moreau -- Observations on the ecology of some large African mammals / F. Bourlière -- Continental vertebrate faunas of the Tertiary of North Africa / C. Arambourg -- Pleistocene mammal faunas of Africa with particular reference to southern Africa / H.B.S. Cooke -- The Late Tertiary and Pleistocene in the Sahara and adjacent southerly regions / T. Monod -- Some aspects of the Pleistocene paleogeography of the Chad basin / A.T. Grove and R.A. Pullan -- The later Tertiary and Pleistocene in eastern equatorial Africa / W.W. Bishop -- Paleoecological conditions of the Lake Albert-Lake Edward Rift / J. de Heinzelin -- Observations of the absolute chronology of the Upper Pleistocene / J. de Heinzelin -- Brief remarks on the vegetation of the mountainous regions of East Congo / L. Liben -- Pleistocene environments in southern Africa / Geoffrey Bond -- Baboon ecology and human evolution / Irven DeVore and S.L. Washburn -- Observations on the ecology and social behavior of the mountain gorilla / George B. Schaller and John T. Emlen, Jr. -- Adaptive radiation in the Australopithecines and the origin of man / J.T. Robinson -- Human evolution in Morocco, in the framework of the paleoclimatic variations of the Atlantic Pleistocene / P. Biberson -- Very early East African hominidae, and their ecological setting / L.S.B. Leakey -- Acheulian hunter-gatherers of Sub-Saharan Africa / F. Clark Howell and J. Desmond Clark -- Some ecolgical factors effecting human populations in Sub-Saharan Africa / J. Hiernaux
Control code
549990
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 666 pages
Lccn
63012473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (part folded)
System control number
(WaOLN)354599
Label
African ecology and human evolution, edited by F. Clark Howell and François Bourlière
Publication
Note
"Background papers and discussion transcription of a symposium, sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research ... Burg Wartenstein, Austria ... July 10 to 22, 1961."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Climatic-geomorphologic interpretation of Pleistocene sediments in the Eurafrican subtropics / Karl W. Butzer -- The distribution of tropical African birds as an indicator of past climatic changes / R.E. Moreau -- Observations on the ecology of some large African mammals / F. Bourlière -- Continental vertebrate faunas of the Tertiary of North Africa / C. Arambourg -- Pleistocene mammal faunas of Africa with particular reference to southern Africa / H.B.S. Cooke -- The Late Tertiary and Pleistocene in the Sahara and adjacent southerly regions / T. Monod -- Some aspects of the Pleistocene paleogeography of the Chad basin / A.T. Grove and R.A. Pullan -- The later Tertiary and Pleistocene in eastern equatorial Africa / W.W. Bishop -- Paleoecological conditions of the Lake Albert-Lake Edward Rift / J. de Heinzelin -- Observations of the absolute chronology of the Upper Pleistocene / J. de Heinzelin -- Brief remarks on the vegetation of the mountainous regions of East Congo / L. Liben -- Pleistocene environments in southern Africa / Geoffrey Bond -- Baboon ecology and human evolution / Irven DeVore and S.L. Washburn -- Observations on the ecology and social behavior of the mountain gorilla / George B. Schaller and John T. Emlen, Jr. -- Adaptive radiation in the Australopithecines and the origin of man / J.T. Robinson -- Human evolution in Morocco, in the framework of the paleoclimatic variations of the Atlantic Pleistocene / P. Biberson -- Very early East African hominidae, and their ecological setting / L.S.B. Leakey -- Acheulian hunter-gatherers of Sub-Saharan Africa / F. Clark Howell and J. Desmond Clark -- Some ecolgical factors effecting human populations in Sub-Saharan Africa / J. Hiernaux
Control code
549990
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
viii, 666 pages
Lccn
63012473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (part folded)
System control number
(WaOLN)354599

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