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Human Origins and Environmental Backgrounds

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    Chapter 1 Hidemi Ishida: 40 Years of Footprints in Japanese Primatology and Paleoanthropology
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    Chapter 2 Seven Decades of East African Miocene Anthropoid Studies
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    Chapter 3 Evolution of the Vertebral Column in Miocene Hominoids and Plio-Pleistocene Hominids
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    Chapter 4 Terrestriality in a Middle Miocene Context: Victoriapithecus from Maboko, Kenya
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    Chapter 5 Late Cenozoic Mammalian Biostratigraphy And Faunal Change
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    Chapter 6 The Ages and Geological Backgrounds of Miocene Hominoids Nacholapithecus, Samburupithecus, and Orrorin from Kenya
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    Chapter 7 Patterns of Vertical Climbing in Primates
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    Chapter 8 Functional Morphology of the Midcarpal Joint in Knuckle-Walkers and Terrestrial Quadrupeds
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    Chapter 9 Morphological Adaptation of Rat Femora to Different Mechanical Environments
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    Chapter 10 A Hallmark of Humankind: The Gluteus Maximus Muscle
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    Chapter 11 Primates Trained for Bipedal Locomotion as a Model for Studying the Evolution of Bipedal Locomotion
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    Chapter 12 Locomotor Energetics in Nonhuman Primates
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    Chapter 13 Computer Simulation of Bipedal Locomotion
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    Chapter 14 Paleoenvironments, Paleoecology, Adaptations, and the Origins of Bipedalism in Hominidae
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    Chapter 15 Arboreal Origin of Bipedalism
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    Chapter 16 Neontological Perspectives on East African Middle and Late Miocene Anthropoidea
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    Chapter 17 The Prehominid Locomotion Reflected: Energetics, Muscles, and Generalized Bipeds
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    Chapter 18 Evolution of the Social Structure of Hominoids
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    Chapter 19 Are Human Beings Apes, or are Apes People too?
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    Chapter 20 Current Thoughts on Terrestrialization in African Apes and the Origin of Human Bipedalism
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Human Origins and Environmental Backgrounds
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Springer US, October 2006
DOI 10.1007/0-387-29798-7
978-0-387-29638-8, 978-0-387-29798-9

Ishida, Hidemi, Tuttle, Russell, Pickford, Martin, Ogihara, Naomichi, Nakatsukasa, Masato

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Country Count As %
Croatia 1 3%
Mexico 1 3%
France 1 3%
Unknown 35 92%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 8 21%
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 18%
Student > Bachelor 5 13%
Researcher 5 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 11%
Other 8 21%
Unknown 1 3%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 32%
Arts and Humanities 9 24%
Social Sciences 9 24%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 5 13%
Sports and Recreations 1 3%
Other 1 3%
Unknown 1 3%