Publisher description for Origins of anatomically modern humans / edited by Matthew H. Nitecki and Doris V. Nitecki.

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This volume assembles a diverse group of researchers to analyze the anthropological and biological disagreements regarding the origins of humans. The difficulties of various positions are pointed out, and an attempt at resolution is made by a rigorous definition of Homo sapiens sapiens. The balanced treatment will prove valuable for all researchers and students concerned with this controversial subject.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Human evolution -- Congresses.
Paleolithic period -- Congresses.