Volume 93 (2015)

Cover Story

Our diversity and the Italian Constitution: do we really need human races?

Giovanni Destro Bisol & Maria Enrica Danubio

III-VI [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93010

Invited Reviews

Fire in the Plio-Pleistocene: the functions of hominin fire use, and the mechanistic, developmental and evolutionary consequences.

Laura Attwell, Kris Kovarovic, & Jeremy R. Kendal

1-20 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93006

Brains, teeth and life histories in hominins: A review.

José María Bermúdez de Castro, Mario Modesto-Mata & María Martinón-Torres

21-42 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93008

The Nature of Culture: an eight-grade model for the evolution and expansion of cultural capacities in hominins and other animals.

Miriam Noël Haidle, Michael Bolus, Mark Collard, Nicholas J. Conard, Duilio Garofoli, Marlize Lombard, April Nowell, Claudio Tennie & Andrew Whiten

43-70 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93011

Historical Corner

Tall guys and fat ladies: Grimaldi’s Upper Paleolithic burials and figurines in an historical perspective.

Vincenzo Formicola & Brigitte M. Holt

71-88 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93007


Function of loud calls in wild bonobos.

Frances J. White, Michel Waller, Klaree Boose, Michelle Y. Merrill & Kimberley D. Wood

89-101 [full text] [Anthro-DigiItdata]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93003

Evo-Devo Insights from Pathological Networks: Exploring Craniosynostosis as a Developmental Mechanism for Modularity and Complexity in the Human Skull.

Borja Esteve-Altava & Diego Rasskin-Gutman

103-117 [full text] [supplementary material] [Anthro-DigiItdata]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93001

Reconstructing diet and behaviour of Neanderthals from Central Italy through dental macrowear analysis.

Luca Fiorenza

119-133 [full text] [Anthro-DigiItdata]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93002

The chronology of hand stencils in European Palaeolithic rock art: implications of new U-series results from El Castillo Cave (Cantabria, Spain).

Marcos García-Diez, Daniel Garrido, Dirk. L. Hoffmann, Paul B. Pettitt, Alistair W. G. Pike & Joao Zilhão

135-152 [full text] [Anthro-DigiItdata]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93004

Correspondence & Notes

Variation in tibia and fibula diaphyseal strength and itsrelationship with arboreal and terrestrial locomotion: extending the investigation to non-hominoid primates.

Damiano Marchi

153-156 [full text] [Anthro-DigiItdata]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93005

Body and head dimensions of adults in Sardinia (Italy) support different intensities of the relative secular trends.

Emanuele Sanna, Nicola Milia, Valentina Demaria, Carla Maria Calò & Maria Enrica Danubio

157-162 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93009

JASs forum

Three hands for the Neandertal lineage

Teeth, tools and human becoming.

Lee Overmann

163-167 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93012

Third hand: a testable hypothesis.

Enza Spinapolice

169-171 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93016

The visuo-spatial capacities of Neanderthals seen through material culture.

Joseba Rios Garaizar

173-176 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93017

Visuo-spatial integration and spatial cognition: a comment on Bruner & Lozano (2014).

Ariane Burke

177-180 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93013

The hand of the Neandertals: dexterous or handicapped?

Carlos Lorenzo

181-183 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93014

Neandertal three hands: epistemological foundations and a theory of visual impedance.

Duilio Garofoli

185-190 [full text]

doi 10.4436/JASS.93018

Three hands: one year later.

Emiliano Bruner & Marina Lozano

[full text] 191-195doi 10.4436/JASS.93015