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2017

Cetopirus complanatus (Cirripedia Coronulidae) from the late Middle Pleistocene human settlement of Pinnacle Point 13B. Alberto Collareta, Curtis W. Marean, Antonieta Jerardino, and Mark Bosselaers. Zootaxa vol 4237, no2. February 2017.
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Patterns of dental emergence in early anthropoid primates from the Fayum Depression. Miller ER, Gunnell GF, Seiffert ER, Sallam H, and Schwartz GT. Historical Biology . February 2017.
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2016

Foraging Potential of Underground Storage Organ Plants in the Southern Cape, South Africa. Elzanne Singels, Karen J. Esler, Richard M Cowling, Alastair J Potts, Curtis W. Marean, and Jan De Vynck. Journal of Human Evolution 101: 79-89 . December 2016.
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Evaluating genetic capture-recapture using chimpanzee population of known size. Anne-Celine Granjon, Carolyn Rowney, Linda Vigilant, Kevin E. Langergraber. Journal of Wildlife Management . November 2016.
DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.21190 | View at Wiley

Inferring diet from dental morphology in terrestrial mammals. Silvia Pineda-Munoz, Ignacio A Lazagabaster, John Alroy, Alistair R. Evans. Methods in Ecology and Evolution . November 2016.
DOI: 10.111/2041-210X.12691 | View on Wiley

Incomplete control and concessions explain mating skew in male chimpanzees. Joel Bray, Anne E. Pusey, Ian C. Gilby. Proceedings of the Royal Society B . November 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2071 | Proceedings of the Royal Society B

Late Quaternary environmental change in the Southern Cape, South Africa from stable carbon and oxygen isotopes in faunal tooth enamel from Boomplaas Cave. Judith Sealy, Julia Lee-Thorp, Emma Loftus, J. Tyler Faith and Curtis W. Marean. Journal of Quaternary Science 8: 919-927. November 2016.
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Social support reduces stress hormone levels in wild chimpanzees across stressful events and everyday affiliations. Roman M. Wittig, Catherine Corckford, Anja Weltring, Kevin E. Langergraber, Tobias Deschner, Klaus Zuberbuhler. Nature Communications . November 2016.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13361 | Nature Communications

Chimpanzee genomic diversity reveals ancient admixture with bonobos. Marc de Manuel et al (37 coauthors) including Kevin Langergraber. Science vol 354, issue 6311: 477–481. October 2016.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aag2602 | Science

Strategic use of affiliative vocalizations by wild female baboons. Joan B. Silk, Robert M. Seyfarth, Dorothy L. Cheney. PLOS one . October 2016.
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Chimpanzee females queue but males compete for social status. Steffen Foerster, Mathias Franz, Carson M. Murray, Ian C. Gilby, Joseph T. Feldblum, Kara K. Walker, Anne E. Pusey. Nature Scientific Reports 6:35404. October 2016.
DOI: 10.1038/srep35404 | Nature Scientific Reports

Strong influence of paleoclimate on the structure of modern African mammal communities. John Rowan, Jason M. Kamilar, Lydia Beaudrot, Kaye E. Reed. Proceedings of the Royal Society B vol 283:1840. October 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.1207 | Proceedings of the Royal Society B

Dietary flexibility of Australopithecus afarensis in the face of paleoecological change during the middle Pliocene: Faunal evidence from Hadar, Ethiopia. Johathan G. Wynn, Kaye E. Reed, Matt Sponheimer, William H. Kimbel, Zeresenay Alemseged, Zelalem K. Bedaso, Christopher J. Campisano. Journal of Human Evolution vol 99: 93–106. October 2016.
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Protein sequences bound to mineral surfaces persist into deep time. Beatrice Demarchi Is a corresponding author , Shaun Hall, Teresa Roncal-Herrero, Colin L Freeman Is a corresponding author , Jos Woolley, Molly K Crisp, Julie Wilson, Anna Fotakis, Roman Fischer, Benedikt M Kessler, Rosa Rakownikow Jersie-Christensen, J. eLIFESciences . September 2016.
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Three novel species of Bacillariophyta (Diatoms) belonging to Aulacoseira and Lindavia from the Pliocene Hadar Formation, Afar Depression of Ethiopia. Joseph Mohan, Jeffrey R. Stone, Christopher J. Campisano. Phytotaxa vol 272, no 4. September 2016.
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Network connections, dyadic bonds and fitness in wild female baboons. Dorothy L. Cheney, Joan B. Silk, Robert M. Seyfarth. Royal Society Open Science . July 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rsos.160255 | Royal Society Open Science

Fossil Giraffidae (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) from Lee Adoyta, Ledi-Geraru and late Pliocene dietary evolution in giraffids from the lower Awash Valley, Ethiopia. J. Rowan, E.M. Locke, J.R., Robinson, C.J. Campisano, J.G. Wynn, and K.E. Reed. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 13:1-13. June 2016.
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From Australopithecus to Homo: The transition that wasn’t. William H. Kimbel, Brian Villmoare. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B vol 371, issue1698. June 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0248 | Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

The transition to foraging for dense and predictable resources and its impact on the evolution of modern humans. Curtis W. Marean . Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B vol 371, issue1698. June 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0239 | Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

Return rate estimates for inter-tidal foraging from experiments on the south coast of South Africa: implications for debates over the significance of early marine resource use. . De Vynck, J., Hill, K., Anderson, R., Cowling, R. M. and Marean, C. W.. Quaternary International 404: 184. June 2016.
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Climate-mediated shifts in Neandertal subsistence behaviors at Pech de l’Aze IV and Roc de Marsal (Dordogne Valley, France). Jamie Hodgkins, Curtis W Marean, Alain Turq, Dennis Sandgathe, Shannon JP McPherron, Harold Dibble. Journal of Human Evolution 96: 1–8. May 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.03.009 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

Evolution: Taxonomies of cognition. Joan Silk. Nature 532: 176. April 2016.
DOI: 10.1038/532176a | View article in Nature | Download PDF

Strontium isotope investigation of ungulate movement patterns on the Pleistocene Paleo-Agulhas Plain of the Greater Cape Floristic Region, South Africa. Sandi R. Copeland, Hayley C. Cawthra, Erich C. Fisher, Julia A. Lee-Thorp, Richard M. Cowling, Petrus J. le Roux, Jamie Hodgkins, Curtis W. Marean. Quaternary Science Reviews 141: 65–84. April 2016.
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Variability of innate immune system genes in Native American populations—Relationship with history and epidemiology. JD-R Lindenau, FM Salzano, AM Hurtado, KR Hill, ML Petzl-Erler, LT Tsuneto, MH Hutz. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 159: 722–728. April 2016.
DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22917 | View at Wiley

Cultural history, not ecological environment, is the main determinant of human behavior. Sarah Mathew, Charles Perreault. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 283 (1826). March 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.0177 | View article on Royal Society | Download PDF

Successful enrichment and recovery of whole mitochondrial genomes from ancient human dental calculus. AT Ozga, MA Nieves-Colon, TP Honap, K Sankaranaryanan, CA Hoffman, GR Milner, CM Lewis, AC Stone, C Warinner. American Journal of Physical Anthropology . March 2016.
DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22960 | View abstract

Partial connectivity increases cultural accumulation within groups. Maxime Derex, Rob Boyd. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences vol. 113 no. 11 . March 2016.
DOI: 10.173/pnas.1518798113 | View article in PNAS
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Are isolated indigenous populations headed toward extinction?. RS Walker, DC Kessler, KR Hill. PLoS ONE 11(3): e0150987. March 2016.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150987 DOI Link | View article on PLOS

Return rates from intertidal foraging from Blombos Cave to Pinnacle Point: Understanding early human economies. Jan C. DeVynck, Robert Anderson, Chloe Atwater, Richard M. Cowling, Erich C. Fisher, Curtis W. Marean, Robert S. Walker, Kim Hill. Journal of Human Evolution 92: 101–115. March 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.01.008 | View article on ScienceDirect
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Phylogenomic reconstruction supports supercontinent origins for Leishmania. KM Harkinds, RS Schwartz, RA Cartwright, AC Stone. Infection, Genetics, and Evolution 38: 101–109. March 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.meegid.2015.11.030 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

A simple rule governs the evolution and development of hominin tooth size. Alistair R. Evans, E. Susanne Daly, Kierstin K. Catlett, Kathleen S. Paul, Stephen J. King, Matthew M. Skinner, Hans P. Nesse, Jean-Jacques Hublin, Grant C. Townsend,Gary T. Schwartz, Jukka Jernvall. Nature vol 530: 477–480. February 2016.
DOI: 10.1038/nature16972 | View article in Nature | Download PDF
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The Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project: Inferring the environmental context of human evolution from eastern African rift lake deposits. Cohen, A., Campisano, C., Arrowsmith, R., Asrat, A., Behrensmeyer, A. K., Deino, A., Feibel, C., Hill, A., Johnson, R., Kingston, J., Lamb, H., Lowenstein, T., Noren, A., Olago, D., Owen, R. B., Potts, R., Reed, K., Renaut, R., et al (61 Authors). Scientific Drilling 21: 1–16. February 2016.
DOI: 10.5194/sd-21-1-2016 DOI Link | View article on Scientific Drilling

Seasonal availability of edible underground and aboveground carbohydrate resources to human foragers on the Cape south coast, South Africa. Jan C. De Vynck, Richard Cowling, Alastair J. Potts, Curtis W. Marean. PeerJ . February 2016.
DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1679 DOI Link | View article in PeerJ
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Infant mortality risk and paternity certainty are associated with postnatal maternal behavior toward adult male mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei geringei). S Rosenbaum, JP Hirwa, JB Silk, L Vigilant, TS Soinski. PLoS ONE 11 (2): e0147441. February 2016.
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Age-related changes in molar topography and shearing crest length in a wild population of mountain gorillas from Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda. Halszka Glowacka, Shannon C. McFarlin, Kierstin K. Catlett, Antoine Mudakikwa, Timothy G. Bromage, Michael R. Cranfield, Tara S. Stoinski, Gary T. Schwartz. Journal of Physical Anthropology . February 2016.
DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22943 | View article on Wiley Online

Characterization of obsidian from the Tibetan Plateau by SRF and NAA. C Perreault, MT Boulanger, AM Hudson, D Rhode, DB Madsen, JW Olsen, ML Steffen, J Quade, MD Glascock, PJ Brantingham. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 5: 392–399. February 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2015.12.009 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

Relationships between adult male and maturing mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei geringei) persist across developmental stages and social upheaval. S Rosenbaum, JP Hirwa, JB Silk, TS Stoinski. Ethology 122 (2): 134–150. February 2016.
DOI: 10.1111/eth.12457 | View article on Wiley Online

Animal Behaviour: Friendship enhances trust in chimpanzees. JB Silk. Current Biology 26 (2): R76–78. January 2016.
DOI: doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.11.030 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect | Download PDF
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The evolution of altruistic social preferences in human groups. Joan B. Silk, Bailey R. House. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 371 (1687). January 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0097 | View article on Royal Society | Download PDF

A simple rule for the evolution of contingent cooperation in large groups. RH Schonmann, R Boyd. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 371: 1687. January 2016.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0099 | View article on Royal Society | Download PDF

Cranial vault thickness in fossil hominins: Does Homo erectus have uniquely thick vault bones?. L Copes, W Kimbel. Journal of Human Evolution 90:120–134. January 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.08.008 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

Reproductive state and rank influence patterns of meat consumption in wild female chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii). RC O’Malley, MA Stanton, IC Gilby, EV Lonsdorf, A Pusey, A Markham, CM Murray. Journal of Human Evolution 90: 16–28. January 2016.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.09.009 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

2015

Variability of innate immune system genes in Native American populations—relationship with history and epidemiology. JD-R Lindenau, FM Salzano, AM Hurtado, KR Hill, ML Petzl-Erler, LT Tsuneto, MH Hutz. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 159: 722–728. December 2015.
DOI: DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22917 | View article on Wiley Online | Download PDF

Pre-Columbian tuberculosis in Tierra del Fuego? Paleopathologies and molecular evidence for discussion. RA Guichon, JE Buikstra, AC Stone, KM Harkins, JA Suby, M Massone, Iglesias A Preito, AK Wilbur, F Constantinescu, Martin C Rodriguez. International Journal of Paleopathology vol 11: 92–101. December 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpp.2015.09.003 | View article on ScienceDirect

Tephrostratigraphy and depositional environment of young (<2.94 Ma) Hadar Formation deposits at Ledi-Geraru, Afar, Ethiopia. EN DiMaggio, JR Arrowsmith, CJ Campisano, R Johnson, AL Deino, M Warren, S Fisseha, AS Cohen. Journal of African Earth Science 112: 234–250. December 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2015.09.018 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

The Pinnacle Point shell midden complex: A high resolution mid- to late Holocene record of later Stone Age coastal foraging along the Southern Cape coast of South Africa. James R. McGrath, Naomi Cleghorn, Betina Gennari, Struan Henderson, Katharine Kyriacou, Cindy Nelson-Viljoen, Peter Nilssen, Leesha Richardson, Christopher Shelton, Jayne Wilkins, Curtis W. Marean. South African Archaeological Bulletin 70: 209-219. December 2015.
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Validation of qPCR methods for the detection of Mycobacterium in New World animal reservoirs. G Housman, V Boere, AD Gravitol, J Malukiewicz, LCM Pereira, e Silva I de Oliverira, CR Ruiz-Miranda, R Truman, AC Stone. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases . November 2015.
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Microdemographic determinants of population recovery among the Northern Ache. JD Baker, K Hill, AM Hurtado, A Alcantara, E Hunsinger, W Sprague. Human Biology 87 (1): 5–18. November 2015.
DOI: 10.13110/humanbiology.87.1.0005 | View abstract

Leadership in mammalian societies: Emergence, distribution, power, and payoff. Jennifer E. Smith, Sergey Gavrilets, Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, Paul L. Hooper, Claire El Mouden, Daniel Nettle, Christoph Hauert, Kim Hill, Susan Perry, Anne E. Pusey, Mark van Vugt, Eric Alden Smith. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 31(1): 13–26. November 2015.
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‘Impact hunters’ catalyse cooperative hunting in two wild chimpanzee communities. Ian Gilby, Zarin P. Machanda, Deus C. Mjungu, Jeremiah Rosen, Martin N. Muller, Anne E. Pusey, and Richard W. Wrangham. Royal Society Philosophical Transactions B . October 2015.
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The big man mechanism: How prestige fosters cooperation and creates prosocial leaders. J Henrich, M Chudek, R Boyd. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 370 (1683). October 2015.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0013 | View article on Royal Society
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An evolutionary anthropological perspective on modern human origins. Curtis W. Marean. Annual Review of Anthropology 44: 533–556. October 2015.
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Reasoning about cultural and genetic transmission: Developmental and cross-cultural evidence from Peru, Fiji, and the United States on how people make inferences about trait transmission. C Moya, R Boyd, J Henrich. Topics in Cognitive Science 7 (4): 595–610. September 2015.
DOI: 10.1111/tops.12163 | View article on Wiley Online

The foundations of the human cultural niche. Maxime Derex, Rob Boyd. Nature Communications Vol 6, article #8398. September 2015.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9398 | View article in Nature
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Mortality from contact-related epidemics among indigenous populations in Greater Amazonia. R Walker, L Sattenspiel, K. Hill. Nature.com Scientific Reports 5: 14032. September 2015.
DOI: DOI: 10.1038/srep14032 | View article in Nature Scientific Reports

Taphonomy of fossils from the hominin-bearing deposits at Dikika, Ethiopia. Jessica Thompson, Shannon McPherron, Rene Bobe, Denne Reed, W. Andrew Barr, Jonathan Wynn, Curtis Marean, Denis Geraads, Zeresenay Alemseged. Journal of Human Evolution 85: 112–135. September 2015.
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Defining the genus Homo. Jeffrey H. Schwartz, Ian Tattersall. Science vol 349, 6251: 931–932. August 2015.
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Lemur biorhythms and life history evolution. Russell Hogg, Laurie Godfrey, Gary Schwartz, Wendy Dirks, Timothy Bromage. PLOS One . August 2015.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134210 | View article on Science

Interpreting human behavior from depositional rates and combustion features through the study of sedimentary microfacies at site Pinnacle Point 5–6, South Africa. P. Karkanas, K.S. Brown, E.C. Fisher, Z. Jacobs, C.W. Marean. Journal of Human Evolution 85: 1–21. August 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.04.006 | View article on ScienceDirect

The most invasive species of all. Curtis W. Marean. Scientific American Volume 313, Issue 2: 32–39. August 2015.
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Unpaid researchers: Fieldwork grants would up diversity. Joan Silk. Nature 523: 158. July 2015.
DOI: 10.1038/523158b | View article in Nature

Paleoscape model of coastal South Africa during modern human origins: Progress in scaling and coupling climate, vegetation, and agent-based models on XSEDE. Eric Shook, Colin D. Wren, Curtis W. Marean, Alastair J. Potts, Janet Franklin, Francois Engelbrecht, David O’Neal, et al.. Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Conference on Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment . July 2015.
DOI: 10.1145/2792745.2792747 | View abstract
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Social bonds in the dispersing sex: Partner preferences among adult female chimpanzees. Steffen Foerster, Karen McLellan, Kara Schroepfer-Walker, Carson M. Murray, Christopher Krupenye, Ian C. Gilby, Anne E. Pusey. Animal Behaviour vol 105, 139–152. July 2015.
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Third-party monitoring and sanctions aid the evolution of language. Robert Boyd, Sarah Mathew. Evolution and Human Behavior 36 (6): 475–479. June 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2015.06.002 | View article on ScienceDirect
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Behavioural variation in 172 small-scale societies indicates that social learning is the main mode of human adaptation. Sarah Mathew, Charles Perrault. Proceedings of the Royal Society B . June 2015.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2015.0061 | View article on Royal Society
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A composite genome approach to identify phylogenetically informative data from next-generation sequencing. RS Schwartz, KM Harkins, AC Stone, RA Cartwright. BMC Bioinformatics 16:193. June 2015.
DOI: 10.1186/s12859-015-0632-y | View article in BMC Bioinformatics

Natural and anthropogenic hybridization in two species of eastern Brazilian marmosets (Callithrix jacchus and C. penicillata). J Malukiewicz, V Boere, L Fuzessy, AD Grativol, IO Silva, LCM Pereira, CR Ruiz-Miranda, YM Valenca, and AC Stone. PLOS One . June 2015.
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Protecting isolated tribes. R. Walker, K. Hill. Science vol 348, issue 6239: 1061. June 2015.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aac6540 | View article on Science

Male rank, not paternity, predicts male-immature relationships in mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei geringei). S Rosenbaum, JP Hirwa, JB Silk, L Vigilant, TS Stoinski. Animal Behaviour 104: 13–24. June 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2015.02.025 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

Submerged shorelines and landscape features offshore of Mossel Bay, South Africa. HC Cawthra, JS Compton, EC Fisher, CW Marean; edited by J Harff, G Bailey, F Lüth. Geology and Archaeology: Submerged landscapes of the continental shelf Special Publication of the Geological Society of London 411, 219–233. May 2015.
DOI: 10.1144/SP411.11 | View article at Geological Society of London

Social learning and the replication process: An experimental investigation. Maxime Derex, Romain Feron, Bernard Godelle, Michel Raymond. Proceedings of the Royal Society B . May 2015.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2015.0719 | View article on Royal Society
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Solving the puzzle of human warfare requires an explanation of battle raids and cultural institutions. MR Zefferman, R Baldini, Sarah Mathew. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (20): E2557. May 2015.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1504458112 | View article in PNAS

Technical considerations and methodology for creating high-resolution, color-corrected, and georectified photomosaics of stratigraphic sections at archaeological sites. E.C. Fisher, D. Akkaynak, J. Harris, A.I.R. Herries, Z. Jacobs, P. Karkanas, C.W. Marean, J.R. McGrath. Journal of Archaeological Science 57: 380–394. May 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2015.02.022 | View article on ScienceDirect

Diurnal variation in salivary cortisol across age classes in Ache Amerindian males of Paraguay. D Amir, PT Ellison, KR Hill, RG Bribiescas. American Journal of Human Biology 27 (3): 344–348. May 2015.
DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22645 | View article on Wiley Online

A new research strategy for integrating studies of paleoclimate, paleoenvironment, and paleoanthropology. Curtis W. Marean, Kierstin Braun, Erich Fisher, Janet Franklin, Kim Hill, Marco Janssen et al. Evolutionary Anthropology 24: 62–72 (2015). April 2015.
DOI: 10.1002/evan.21443 | View article on Wiley Online

An evolutionary theory of large-scale human warefare: Group-structured cultural selection. Matthew R Zefferman, Sarah Mathew. Evolutionary Anthropology 24 (2): 50–61.. April 2015.
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Climate and species richness predict the phylogenetic structure of African mammal communities. J. Kamilar, L. Beaudrot, K. Reed. PLOS One e0121808. April 2015.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121808 | View article on PLOS

Genetic analyses suggest male philopatry and territoriality in savanna-woodland chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) of Ugalla, Tanzania. DL Moore, KE Langergraber, L Vigilant. International Journal of Primatology 36 (2), 377–397. March 2015.
DOI: 10.1007/s10764-015-9830-8 DOI Link | View on Springer Link

Early Homo at 2.8 Ma from Ledi-Geraru, Afar, Ethiopia. B. Villmoare, W.H. Kimbel, C. Seyoum, C.J. Campisano, E.N. DiMaggio, J. Rowan, D.R. Braun, J.R. Arrowsmith, K.E. Reed. Science 347, 1352–1355. March 2015.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa1343 | View article on Science

Late Pliocene fossiliferous sedimentary record and the environmental context of early Homo from Afar, Ethiopia. E.N DiMaggio, C.J. Campisano, J. Rowan, G. Dupont-Nivet, A.L. Deino, F. Bibi, M. Lewis, A. Souron, L. Werdelin, K.E. Reed, J.R. Arrowsmith. Science 347, 1355–1359. March 2015.
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa1415 | View article on Science

Different selection pressures give rise to distinct ethnic phenomena: A functionalist framework with illustrations from the Peruvian Altiplano. C Moya, R Boyd. Human Nature 26 (1): 1–27. March 2015.
DOI: 10.1007/s12110-015-9224-9 | View on Springer Link

Determinants of social preferences among female chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Gombe National Park, Tanzania. S. Foerster, K. Mclellan, K. Schroepfer-Walker, C. M. Murray, C. Krupenye,I. C. Gilby, & A. E. Pusey.. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 135-135. March 2015.

Rank and reproductive state as predictors of female faunivory in Kasekela chimpanzees. R.C. O'Malley, M.A. Stanton,I. C. Gilby, E. V. Lonsdorf, A. Pusey, A.C. Markham, & C.M. Murray. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 240-240. March 2015.

Ancient pathogen genomics: Insights into timing and adaptation. K Harkins, AC Stone. Journal of Human Evolution 79: 137–149. March 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2014.11.002 DOI Link | View article on ScienceDirect

Autosomal Admixture in Natural and Anthropogenic Hybrids of Two Species of Eastern Brazilian Marmosets (Callithrix jacchus and C. penicillata). J. Malukiewicz, V. Boere, A. D. Grativol, I.O. Silva, L. Pereira, C.R. Ruiz-Miranda, & A. C. Stone. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 212-212. March 2015.

Chimpanzee hand-clasp grooming, a socially learned tradition, as a marker of social relationship. R.W. Wrangham, Z.P. Machanda, A. Bernard, R. Donovan, I. Gilby, J. Rosen, & M. Muller. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 327-327. March 2015.

Comparison of aDNA yields from calculus and tooth roots in pre-Columbian skeletal remains. M.A. Nieves-Colon,A. Ozga, T.P. Honap, W. J. Pestle, C. Warinner, & A. C. Stone. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 236-236. March 2015.

Genome-wide DNA methylation variation in baboon bone and cartilage. Genevieve A. Housman, Lorena M. Havill, and Anne C. Stone. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156. March 2015.

Inter-individual variation in communal hunting in three wild chimpanzee communities. I. C. Gilby, Z. P. Machanda, D.C. Mjungu, M. N. Muller, A. E. Pusey, & R. W. Wrangham. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 144-145. March 2015.

Investigating the presence of mycobacterial pathogens in New World primates. T. P. Honap,G. Housman, G. Erkenswick, J. Malukiewicz, V. Boere, L.C. Machado-Pereira,... & A.C. Stone. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 169-169. March 2015.

The adaptive value of male relationships in the chimpanzees of Gombe National Park, Tanzania. J. T. Feldblum, C. Krupenye, E. E. Wroblewski, R. S. Rudicell, B. H. Hahn, A. E. Pusey, & I. C. Gilby. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Vol. 156, pp. 131-131. March 2015.

Paleodistribution modeling in archaeology and paleoanthropology. J. Franklin, Alastair Potts, Erich Fisher, Richard Cowling, and Curtis W. Marean. Quaternary Science Reviews 110: 1–14. February 2015.
DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.12.015 | View article on ScienceDirect

Are evolutionary views of human warfare converging? A review of war, peace, and human nature: The convergence of evolutionary and cultural views. Sarah MathewDouglas P. Fry. Cliodynamics: The Journal of Quantitative History and Cultural Evolution 6 . January 2015.
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How Humans Evolved. Robert Boyd, J.B. Silk. . January 2015.

2014

Screening ancient tuberculosis with qPCR: Challenges and opportunities. KM Harkins, JE Buikstra, T Campbell, KI Bos, ED Johnson, J Krause, AC Stone. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 370: 1660. December 2014.
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0622 | View article on Royal Society

Sexually coercive male chimpanzees sire more offspring. Joseph T. Feldblum1, Emily E. Wroblewski, Rebecca S. Rudicell, Beatrice H. Hahn, Thais Paiva, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel, Anne E. Pusey, Ian C. Gilby. Current Biology . December 2014.
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The origins and significance of coastal resource use in Africa and Western Eurasia. Curtis W. Marean. Journal of Human Evolution . December 2014.
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A Middle Stone Age paleoscape near the Pinnacle Point caves, Vleesbaai, South Africa. S. Oestmo, B.J. Schoville, J.Wilkins, C.W. Marean . Quaternary International . November 2014.
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Diurnal variation in salivary cortisol across age classes in Ache Amerindian males of Paraguay. D. Amir, P.T. Ellison, K.R. Hill, and R.G. Bribiesca. American Journal of Human Biology . October 2014.
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Relatedness, co-residence, and shared fatherhood Among Ache foragers of Paraguay. Ryan M. Ellsworth, Drew H. Bailey, Kim R. Hill, Ana M. Hurtado, Robert S. Walker. Current Anthropology Vol. 55, No. 5, pp. 647-653 . October 2014.
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The Omo Mursi Formation: A window into the East African Pliocene. Michelle S.M. Drapeau, Rene Bobe, Jonathan G. Wynn, Christopher Campisano, Laurence Dumouchel, Denis Geraads. Journal of Human Evolution . October 2014.
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Lethal aggression in Pan is better explained by adaptive strategies than human impacts. Michael Wilson et al; Ian Gilby coauthor. Nature 513, 414–417. September 2014.
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News & Views: Animal behavior: The evolutionary roots of lethal conflict. Joan B. Silk. Nature 513, 321–322. September 2014.
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An experimental investigation of the functional hypothesis and evolutionary advantage of stone-tipped spears. Jayne Wilkins, Benjamin Schoville, Kyle Brown. PLoS ONE . August 2014.
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Benefits from grouping and cooperative hunting among Ache hunter-gatherers: Insights from an agent-based foraging model. Marco A. Janssen, Kim Hill. Journal of Human Ecology Volume 42, Issue 6, pp 823–835. August 2014.
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Cytokine gene polymorphisms are associated with susceptibility to tuberculosis in an Amerindian population. Juliana Dalri Lindenau, Luciano Guimarães, Deise C Friedrich, A Magdalena Hurtado, Kim Hill, Francisco M Salzano, Mara Helena Hutz. International Journal of Tuberculosis Lung Disease . August 2014.
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Causes, consequences, and kin bias of human group fissions. Robert S. Walker, Kim R. Hill. Human Nature Volume 25, Issue 4, pp 465–475. July 2014.
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Inter-band Interaction among hunter-gatherers may explain cumulative culture. K. Hill, B. Wood, J. Baggio, A.M. Hurtado, R. Boyd. PLOS One . July 2014.
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Geochronological and taxonomic revisions of the Middle Eocene Whistler Squat Quarry (Devil’s Graveyard Formation, Texas) and implications for the Early Uintan in Trans-Peco Texas. Chris Campisano, E. Christopher Kirk, K.E. Beth Townsend, Alan L. Deino. PLOS One . July 2014.
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Neandertal roots: Cranial and chronological evidence from Sima de los Huesos. J.L. Arsuaga, et al. Science . June 2014.
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Fitness consequences of spousal relatedness in 46 small-scale societies. Drew H. Bailey, Kim R. Hill, Robert S. Walker. Biology Letters . May 2014.
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African primate assemblages exhibit a latitudinal gradient in dispersal limitation. L. Beaudrot, J.M. Kamilar, A.J. Marshall, K.E. Reed. International Journal of Primatology Volume 35, Issue 6, pp 1088–1104. April 2014.
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Ardipithecus ramidus and the evolution of the human cranial base. William Kimbel, Gena Suwa, Berhane Asfaw, Yoel Rak, Tim White. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . January 2014.
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2013

Archaeological reconnaissance for Middle Stone Age sites along the Pondoland Coast, South Africa. Erich C. Fisher, Rosa-Maria Albert, Greg Botha, Hayley C. Cawthra, Irene Esteban, Jacob Harris, Zenobia Jacobs, Antonieta Jerardino, Curtis W. Marean, Frank H. Neumann, Justin Pargeter, Melanie Poupart, and Jan Venter. PaleoAnthropology 104–137. December 2013.
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Juvenile hominoid cranium from the terminal Miocene of Yunnan, China. XuePing Ji, Nina G. Jablonski, Denise F Su, ChengLong Deng, Lawrence J. Flynn, YouShan You, Jay Kelley. Chinese Science Bulletin Volume 58, Issue 31, pp 3771–3779. September 2013.
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Premolar microwear and tooth use in Australopithecus afarensis. L. Delezene, M Zolnierz, M Teaford, W Kimbel, F Grine, P Ungar. Journal of Human Evolution (65, 3: 282–293). September 2013.
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Ontogeny of prosocial behavior across diverse societies. Bailey R. House, Joan B. Silk, Joseph Henrich, H. Clark Barrett, Brooke A Scelza, Adam H. Boyette, Barry S. Hewlett, Richard McElreath, Stephen Laurence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . August 2013.
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Postnatal temporal bone ontogeny in Pan, Gorilla, and Homo, and the implications for temporal bone ontogeny in Australopithecus afarensis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23868175. American Journal of Physical Anthropology (151, 4: 630–642). August 2013.
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Isotopic evidence of early hominin diets. Matt Sponheimer, Zeresenay Alemseged, Thure E. Cerling, Frederick E. Grine, William H. Kimbel, Meave G. Leakey, Julia A. Lee-Thorp, Fredrick Kyalo Manthi, Kaye E. Reed, Bernard A. Wood, and Jonathan G. Wynn. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences vol. 110 no. 26 . June 2013.
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Intrepretative problems with chimpanzee ultimatum game. Joseph Henrich and Joan B. Silk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (10: 1073). June 2013.
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Diet of Australopithecus afarensis from the Pliocene Hadar Formation, Ethiopia. Jonathan G. Wynn, Matt Sponheimer, William H. Kimbel, Zeresenay Alemseged, Kaye Reed, Zelalem K. Bedaso, and Jessica N. Wilson. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences vol. 110 no. 26 . June 2013.
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Hesitation on hominin history. William H. Kimbel. Nature: News & Views 497 (573–4). May 2013.
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Paleoanthropologically significant South African sea caves dated to 1.0 million years using a combination of U-Pb, TT-OSL and palaeomagnetism. Robyn Pickering, Zenobia Jacobs, Andy I.R. Herries, Panagiotis Karkanas, Miryam Bar-Matthews, Jon D. Woodhead, Peter Kappen, Erich Fisher, Curtis W. Marean. Quaternary Science Reviews 65 (39–52). April 2013.
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On the industrial attributions of the Aterian and Mousterian of the Maghreb. Harold L. Dibble, Vera Aldeias, Zenobia Jacobs, Deborah I. Olszewski, Zeljko Rezek, Sam C. Lin, Esteban Alvarez-Fernández, Carolyn C. Barshay-Szmidt, Emily Hallett-Desguez, Denné Reed, Kaye Reed, Daniel Richter, Teresa E. Steele, Anne Skinner, Bonnie Blac. Journal of Human Evolution Volume 63, Issue 1. March 2013.
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Pliocene Giraffidae (Mammalia) from the Hadar Formation of Hadar and Ledi-Geraru, Lower Awash, Ethiopia. D. Geraads, K. Reed, R. Bobe. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33 (470–481). March 2013.
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The Paleobiology of Australopithecus. Kaye E. Reed, John G. Fleagle, Richard E. Leakey (editors). . January 2013.

2012

Growth, development, and life history throughout the evolution of Homo. Gary T. Schwartz. Current Anthropology 53 (S6) S395–S408. December 2012.
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Life-history inference in the early hominins Australopithecus and Paranthropus. J. Kelley and G.T. Schwartz. International Journal of Primatology 33: 6 (1332–1363). December 2012.
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Melting ice sheets 400,000 years ago raised sea level by 13 m: past analogue for future trends. D. L. Roberts, P. Karkanas, Z. Jacobs, C. W. Marean, R. G. Roberts. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 357–358 (226–237). December 2012.
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Evidence for early hafted hunting technology. Jayne Wilkins, Benjamin J. Schoville, Kyle S. Brown, Michael Chazan . Science 338: 6109 (942–946). November 2012.
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New perspectives on middle Pleistocene change in the large mammal faunas of East Africa: Damaliscus hypsodon sp. nov. (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) from Lainyamok, Kenya. J.T. Faith, R. Potts, T.W. Plummer, L.C. Bishop, C.W. Marean, C.A. Tryon. . Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 361–362 (84–93). November 2012.
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An early and enduring advanced technology originating 71,000 years ago in South Africa. Kyle S. Brown, Curtis W. Marean, Zenobia Jacobs, Benjamin J. Schoville, Simen Oestmo, Erich C. Fisher, Jocelyn Bernatchez, Panagiotis Karkanas, and Thalassa Matthews. Nature 491 (590–593). November 2012.
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The enigmatic molar from Gondolin South Africa: Implications for Paranthropus paleobiology. F.E. Grine, R. Jacobs, K.E. Reed, M. Plavcan. Journal of Human Evolution 63 (597–609). October 2012.
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Variation in personality and fitness in wild female baboons. R,M. Seyfarth, J.B. Silk, D.L. Cheney. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109 (16980–16985). October 2012.
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Evidence for intra-sexual selection in wild female baboons. D.L. Cheney, J.B. Silk, R.M. Seyfarth . Animal Behaviour 84:1 (21–27). July 2012.
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The exploitation of plant resources by early Homo sapiens: The phytolith record from Pinnacle Point 13B Cave, South Africa. Rosa Albert and C.W. Marean. International Journal of Geoarchaeology 27: 4 (363–384). July 2012.
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Stability of partner choice among female baboons. .B. Silk, S.C. Alberts, J. Altmann, D.L. Cheney, R.M. Seyfarth. Animal Behaviour 83:6 (1511–1518). June 2012.
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New postcranial fossils of Australopithecus afarensis from Hadar, Ethiopia. Carol V. Ward, William H. Kimbel, Elizabeth H. Harmon, Donald C. Johanson. Journal of Human Evolution 63 (1–51. May 2012.
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News & Views: Human reproductive assistance. Kim Hill and A. Magdalena Hurtado. Nature 483 (160–161). March 2012.
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The ontogeny of human prosociality: behavioral experiments with children aged 3 to 8. B.R. House, J. Henrich, S.F. Brosnan, J.B. Silk . Evolution and Human Behavior 33:4 (291–308). March 2012.
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Geological summary of the Busidima Formation (Plio-Pleistocene) at the Hadar Paleoanthropological Site, Afar Depression, Ethiopia. Chris Campisano. Journal of Human Evolution 62 (338–352). March 2012.
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Growth and the development of sexual size dimorphism in lorises and galagos. M.T. O’Mara, A.D. Gordon, K.C. Catlett, C.J. Terranova, G.T. Schwartz. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 147:1 (11–20). January 2012.
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Milankovitch cycles, paleoclimatic change, and hominin evolution. Chris Campisano. Nature Education Knowledge 4(3):5. January 2012.
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New excavations at the site of Contrebandiers Cave, Morocco. Harold L. Dibble, Vera Aldeias, Esteban Alvarez-Fernández, Bonnie A.B. Blackwell, Emily Hallett-Desguez, Zenobia Jacobs, Paul Goldberg, Sam C. Lin, André Morala, Michael C. Meyer, Deborah I. Olszewski, Kaye Reed, et al.. PaleoAnthropology (145–201). January 2012.
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Pliocene Bovidae (Mammalia) from the Hadar Formation of Hadar and Ledi-Geraru, Lower Awash, Ethiopia. D. Geraads, R. Bobe, K.E. Reed. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32 (180–197). January 2012.
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The Evolution of Primate Societies. J. Mitani, J. Call, P. Kappeler, R. Palombit, J.B. Silk (editors). . January 2012.

The role of canine reduction in diagnosing the earliest hominins: Lessons from a Miocene ape. H. Glowacka, G. Schwartz, and W. Kimbel. American Journal of Physical Anthropology S54: 151. January 2012.

2011

Development of the SAR TT-OSL procedure for dating of Middle Pleistocene beach and dune deposits along the Southern Cape coast of South Africa. Zenobia Jacobs, Richard G. Roberts, Panagiotis Karkanas, Curtis W. Marean, David L. Roberts. Quaternary Geochronology 6 (491–513). October 2011.
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CT-based study of internal structure of the anterior pillar in extinct hominins and its implications for the phylogeny of robust Australopithecus. Brian Villmoare and William Kimbel. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (16200–16205). September 2011.
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Timing of the appearance of habitual fire use. Dennis M. Sandgathea, Harold L. Dibble, Paul Goldberg, Shannon P. McPherrond, Alain Turqh, Laura Nivend, and Jamie Hodgkins. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108: 16200–16205. July 2011.
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The role of tracking and tolerance in relationships among friends. M. Xue, J.B. Silk. Evolution and Human Behavior 33:1 (17–25). July 2011.
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Total station archaeology and the use of digital photography. J. A. Bernatchez and C.W. Marean. SAA Archaeological Record 11:3 (16–21). May 2011.
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Environmental implications of micromammals accumulated close to the MIS 6 to MIS 5 transition at Pinnacle Point Cave 9 (Mossel Bay, Western Cape Province, South Africa). T. Matthews, A. Rector, Z. Jacobs, A.I.R. Herries, C.W. Marean. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 302 (213–229). March 2011.
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Fossil tragelaphini (Artiodactyla: Bovidae) from the Hadar Formation, Afar Regional State, Ethiopia. K.E. Reed and F. Bibi . Journal of Mammalian Evolution 18 (57–69). March 2011.
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Complete fourth metatarsal and arches in the foot of Australopithecus afarensis. C.V Ward, W.H. Kimbel, and D.C. Johanson. Science 331 (750–753). February 2011.
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In vivo bone strain and finite-element modeling of the craniofacial haft in catarrhine primates. C.F Ross, M.A. Berthaume, P. Dechow, J. Iriarte-Diaz, L.B. Porro, B. Richmond, M. Spencer, and D. Strait. Journal of Anatomy 218 (112–141). January 2011.
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Evolution of the lower third premolar in early Australopithecus. L. Delezene and W.H. Kimbel . Journal of Human Evolution 60 (711–730). January 2011.

2010

The cranial base of Australopithecus afarensis: New insights from the female skull. W.H. Kimbel and Y. Rak. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 365 (3365–3376). September 2010.
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Introduction to the Special Issue: The Middle Stone Age at Pinnacle Point Cave 13B, South Africa. Guest Editor of Special Issue: C.W. Marean. Journal of Human Evolution 59: 231–445. September 2010.
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Pinnacle Point Cave 13B (Western Cape Province, South Africa) in context: The Cape Floral Kingdom, shellfish, and modern human origins . Curtis W. Marean. Journal of Human Evolution 59: 425–443. September 2010.
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Evidence for stone-tool-assisted consumption of animal tissues before 3.39 million years ago at Dikika, Ethiopia . S. McPherron, Z. Alemseged, C. Marean, J. Wynn, D. Reed, D. Geraads, R. Bobe, and H.A. Be´arat. Nature 466 (857–860). August 2010.
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“Life history space”: A multivariate analysis of life history variation in extant and extinct Malagasy lemurs. Catlett, K. K., Schwartz, G. T., Godfrey, L. R. Jungers, W. L. . American Journal of Physical Anthropology 142: 391-404. January 2010.
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2009

Dental development and life history in living African and Asian apes. J. Kelley and G. T. Schwartz. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (1035–1040). December 2009.
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'Lucy' Redux: A Review of research on Australopithecus afarnesis. William H. Kimbel and Lucas K. Delezene. Yearbook of Physical Anthroplogy 52 (2–48). November 2009.
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Fire as an engineering tool of early modern human. K.S. Brown, C.W. Marean, A.I.R. Herries, Z. Jacobs, C. Tribolo, D. Braun, D. L. Roberts, M.C. Meyer, and J. Bernatchez. Science 325: 859–862. August 2009.
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The feeding biomechanics and dietary ecology of Australopithecus africanus. D.S. Strait, G.W. Weber, S. Neubauer, J. Chalk, B.G. Richmond, P.W. Lucas, M.A. Spencer, C. Schrein, P.C. Dechow, C.F. Ross, I.R. Grosse, B.W. Wright, P. Constantino, B.A.Wood, B. Lawn, W.L. Hylander, Q. Wang, C. Byron, D. Slice, and A. Smith. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences vol. 106 no. 7 2124–2129. February 2009.
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2007

Early human use of marine resources and pigment in South Africa during the Middle Pleistocene . C.W. Marean, M. Bar-Matthews, J. Bernatchez, E. Fisher, P. Goldberg, A.I.R. Herries, Z. Jacobs, A. Jerardino, P. Karkanas, T. Minichillo, P.J. Nilssen, E. Thompson, I. Watts, and H. M. Williams. Nature 449: 905–908. August 2007.
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