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Addressing the growing fossil record of subadult hominins by reaching across disciplines

Bolter, Debra, Cameron, Noel, Hawks, John, Churchill, Steven E, Berger, Lee, Bernstein, Robin, Boughner, Julia C, Elton, S., Leece, A. B, Mahoney, Patrick, and others. (2023) Addressing the growing fossil record of subadult hominins by reaching across disciplines. Evolutionary Anthropology, 32 (4). pp. 180-184. ISSN 1520-6505. (doi:10.1002/evan.21995) (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:102223)

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The field of paleoanthropology lacks a coherent methodology to study ontogeny in extinct hominins. During the past two decades in this field, several factors have served as an impetus to better define this subfield of study within human evolution. First is the increased recovery of immature hominin remains that span multiple genera—Australopithecus, Paranthropus, and Homo.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1002/evan.21995
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation
Funders: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (
University of Kent (
Wenner-Gren Foundation (
Depositing User: Patrick Mahoney
Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2023 07:40 UTC
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024 13:47 UTC
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