3 credits
Course Description: Human fossil record during Plio-Pleistocene; taxonomy, phylogenetics, and functional morphology. Origins of Hominidae, diversity in Australopithecus and Paranthropus, rise of Homo and of Homo sapiens. Casts and published reports; methods of inference. Prerequisite: 01:070:102 and 01:070:359/360 or permission of instructor.

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