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The Resource Evolution of the human diet : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable, edited by Peter S. Ungar

Evolution of the human diet : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable, edited by Peter S. Ungar

Label
Evolution of the human diet : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable
Title
Evolution of the human diet
Title remainder
the known, the unknown, and the unknowable
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter S. Ungar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN282
LC item number
.E84 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
GN282
NAL item number
.E84 2007
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ungar, Peter S
Series statement
Human evolution series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Fossil hominids
  • Human remains (Archaeology)
  • Dental anthropology
  • Teeth, Fossil
  • Diet
  • Diet
  • Paleontology
  • Biological Evolution
  • Feeding Behavior
  • Hominidae
  • Paleodontology
Label
Evolution of the human diet : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable, edited by Peter S. Ungar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: INTRODUCTION. Early hominin diets : overview and historical perspectives / Alan Walker -- Whose diet? : an introduction to the hominin fossil record / Amanda G. Henry and Bernard Wood -- II: THE HOMININ FOSSIL RECORD. The evolution of the hominin diet from a dental functional perspective / Peter W. Lucas -- Dental functional morphology : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable / Peter S. Ungar -- What do we know and not know about diet and enamel structure / Mark F. Teaford -- Mandibular biomechanics and the paleontological evidence for the evolution of human diet / David J. Daegling and Frederick E. Grine -- What do we know and not know about dental microwear and diet? / Mark F. Teaford -- Icarus, isotopes, and australopith diets / Matt Sponheimer, Julia Lee-Thorp, and Darryl de Ruiter -- Reconstructing early hominin diets : evaluating tooth chemistry and macronutrient composition / Margaret J. Schoeninger -- III: THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECORD. Zooarchaeology and the ecology of Oldowan hominin carnivory / Robert J. Blumenschine and Briana L. Pobiner -- Meat made us human / Henry T. Bunn -- Lithic archaeology, or, What stone tools can (and can't) tell us about early hominin diets / John J. Shea -- IV: PALEOECOLOGY AND MODELING. Theoretical and actualistic ecobotanical perspectives on early hominin diets and paleoecology / Charles R. Peters -- African Pliocene paleoecology : hominin habitats, resources, and diets / Kaye E. Reed and Amy L. Rector -- Modeling the significance of paleoenvironmental context for early hominin diets / Jeanne Sept -- The cooking enigma / Richard Wrangham -- Seasonality, fallback strategies, and natural selection : a chimpanzee and a cercopithecoid model for interpreting the evolution of hominin diet / Joanna E. Lambert -- Energetic models of human nutritional evolution / William R. Leonard, Marcia L. Robertson and J. Josh Snodgrass -- V: IMPLICATIONS OF STUDIES OF EARLY HOMININ DIETS. Implications of Plio-Pleistocene hominin diets for modern humans / Loren Cordain -- Preagricultural diets and evolutionary health promotion / S. Boyd Eaton -- Limits to knowledge on the evolution of hominin diet / Peter S. Ungar
Control code
62766025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 413 pages
Isbn
9780195183474
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005036120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9780195183467
  • 9780195183474
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Evolution of the human diet : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable, edited by Peter S. Ungar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: INTRODUCTION. Early hominin diets : overview and historical perspectives / Alan Walker -- Whose diet? : an introduction to the hominin fossil record / Amanda G. Henry and Bernard Wood -- II: THE HOMININ FOSSIL RECORD. The evolution of the hominin diet from a dental functional perspective / Peter W. Lucas -- Dental functional morphology : the known, the unknown, and the unknowable / Peter S. Ungar -- What do we know and not know about diet and enamel structure / Mark F. Teaford -- Mandibular biomechanics and the paleontological evidence for the evolution of human diet / David J. Daegling and Frederick E. Grine -- What do we know and not know about dental microwear and diet? / Mark F. Teaford -- Icarus, isotopes, and australopith diets / Matt Sponheimer, Julia Lee-Thorp, and Darryl de Ruiter -- Reconstructing early hominin diets : evaluating tooth chemistry and macronutrient composition / Margaret J. Schoeninger -- III: THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECORD. Zooarchaeology and the ecology of Oldowan hominin carnivory / Robert J. Blumenschine and Briana L. Pobiner -- Meat made us human / Henry T. Bunn -- Lithic archaeology, or, What stone tools can (and can't) tell us about early hominin diets / John J. Shea -- IV: PALEOECOLOGY AND MODELING. Theoretical and actualistic ecobotanical perspectives on early hominin diets and paleoecology / Charles R. Peters -- African Pliocene paleoecology : hominin habitats, resources, and diets / Kaye E. Reed and Amy L. Rector -- Modeling the significance of paleoenvironmental context for early hominin diets / Jeanne Sept -- The cooking enigma / Richard Wrangham -- Seasonality, fallback strategies, and natural selection : a chimpanzee and a cercopithecoid model for interpreting the evolution of hominin diet / Joanna E. Lambert -- Energetic models of human nutritional evolution / William R. Leonard, Marcia L. Robertson and J. Josh Snodgrass -- V: IMPLICATIONS OF STUDIES OF EARLY HOMININ DIETS. Implications of Plio-Pleistocene hominin diets for modern humans / Loren Cordain -- Preagricultural diets and evolutionary health promotion / S. Boyd Eaton -- Limits to knowledge on the evolution of hominin diet / Peter S. Ungar
Control code
62766025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 413 pages
Isbn
9780195183474
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005036120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9780195183467
  • 9780195183474
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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