By Immanuel Ness,Peter Bellwood

Previously released because the first quantity of The Encyclopedia of worldwide Human Migration, this paintings is dedicated completely to prehistoric migration, masking all classes and areas from the 1st hominin migrations out of Africa during the finish of prehistory.

  • Presents interdisciplinary insurance of this subject, together with scholarship from the fields of archaeology, anthropology, genetics, biology, linguistics, and more
  • Includes contributions from a various foreign workforce of authors, representing 17 nations and various disciplines
  • Divided into sections, masking the Pleistocene and Holocene; each one part examines human migration via chapters that concentrate on various neighborhood and disciplinary lenses

 

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