Volume 93 (2015)

Cover Story

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

Giovanni Destro Bisol & Maria Enrica Danubio

doi 10.4436/JASS.93010


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93006


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

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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93008


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93011


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Historical Corner

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

Vincenzo Formicola & Brigitte M. Holt

doi 10.4436/JASS.93007


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Function of loud calls in wild bonobos.

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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93003


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93001


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

Luca Fiorenza

doi 10.4436/JASS.93002


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93004


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93005


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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

doi 10.4436/JASS.93009


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JASs forum

Three hands for the Neandertal lineage

Teeth, tools and human becoming.

Lee Overmann

doi 10.4436/JASS.93012


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Third hand: a testable hypothesis.

Enza Spinapolice

doi 10.4436/JASS.93016


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

Joseba Rios Garaizar

doi 10.4436/JASS.93017


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

Ariane Burke

doi 10.4436/JASS.93013


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The hand of the Neandertals: dexterous or handicapped?

Carlos Lorenzo

doi 10.4436/JASS.93014


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

Duilio Garofoli

doi 10.4436/JASS.93018


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Three hands: one year later.

Emiliano Bruner & Marina Lozano

doi 10.4436/JASS.93015