The Origins of Modern Humans: Biology Reconsidered

The Origins of Modern Humans: Biology Reconsidered

Editor(s): Fred H. Smith, James C. M. Ahern

Print ISBN: 9780470894095

Online ISBN: 9781118659991

DOI: 10.1002/9781118659991

Author Biography

About the Author

Fred Smith is Chairman of the Department of Anthropology at Illinois State University and a past president of the American Association of Physical Anthropology.  A noted authority on neanderthal and early modern human evolution, Dr. Smith has a 40 year record of thought-leading publications.

Jim Ahern is Associate Professor of Biological Anthropology at the University of Wyoming.  Dr. Ahern's research has covered many aspects of human biological and biocultural evolution, ranging from work on the origin of the hominin lineage to the peopling of the Americas.