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Humans: Archaic and Modern

  1. Todd R Disotell

Published Online: 15 JUL 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0005076

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Disotell, T. R. 2006. Humans: Archaic and Modern. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. New York University, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2006

Abstract

The terms archaic and modern human refer to two biologically and temporally disparate groups of humans.

Keywords:

  • Homo sapiens;
  • Homo neanderthalensis;
  • Homo heidelbergensis