CLAS-SS: Human Origins, Institute of (IHO)

Research Output

2017

Foreword

Kimbel, W., Jan 1 2017, In : Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. 9783319466446, p. vii-ix

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Further human fossils from the Middle Stone Age deposits of Die Kelders Cave 1, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Grine, F. E., Marean, C., Faith, J. T., Black, W., Mongle, C. S., Trinkaus, E., le Roux, S. G. & du Plessis, A., Aug 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 109, p. 70-78 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

How does the evolution of the mammalian autonomic nervous system help to explain religious prosociality?

Lenfesty, H. & Fikes, T. G., Oct 2 2017, In : Religion, Brain and Behavior. 7, 4, p. 305-308 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

How the second-order free rider problem is solved in a small-scale society

Mathew, S., May 1 2017, In : American Economic Review. 107, 5, p. 578-581 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Implications of KNM-WT 17000 for the Evolution of “Robust” Australopithecus

Kimbel, W., White, T. D. & Johanson, D., Jan 1 2017, Evolutionary History of the "Robust" Australopithecines. Taylor and Francis, p. 259-268 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

6 Scopus citations

Innovation: An emerging focus from cells to societies

Hochberg, M. E., Marquet, P. A., Boyd, R. & Wagner, A., Dec 5 2017, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 372, 1735, 20160414.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Late Pliocene Bovidae from Ledi-Geraru (Lower Awash Valley, Ethiopia) and their implications for Afar paleoecology

Bibi, F., Rowan, J. & Reed, K., Jul 25 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Late Pliocene environmental change during the transition from Australopithecus to Homo

Robinson, J. R., Rowan, J., Campisano, C., Wynn, J. G. & Reed, K., May 15 2017, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 1, 6, 0159.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Lithic technological responses to Late Pleistocene glacial cycling at Pinnacle Point Site 5-6, South Africa

Wilkins, J., Brown, K. S., Oestmo, S., Pereira, T., Ranhorn, K. L., Schoville, B. J. & Marean, C., Mar 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 3, 0174051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

New sivaladapid primate from Lower Siwalik deposits surrounding Ramnagar (Jammu and Kashmir State), India

Gilbert, C. C., Patel, B. A., Singh, N. P., Campisano, C., Fleagle, J. G., Rust, K. L. & Patnaik, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 102, p. 21-41 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Paléoanthropologie d'Hadar, Éthiopie

Translated title of the contribution: The paleoanthropology of Hadar, EthiopiaJohanson, D., Mar 1 2017, In : Comptes Rendus - Palevol. 16, 2, p. 140-154 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Partible paternity, the secondary sex ratio, and a possible Trivers-Willard effect

Beckerman, S., Lizarralde, M., Peluso, D., Yvinec, C., Harris, N., Parker, D., Walker, R. & Hill, K., 2017, In : Current Anthropology. 58, 4, p. 540-543 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Patterns of dental emergence in early anthropoid primates from the Fayum Depression, Egypt

Miller, E. R., Gunnell, G. F., Seiffert, E. R., Sallam, H. & Schwartz, G., Feb 22 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Historical Biology. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Pinnacle point

Marean, C., Jan 1 2017, In : Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series. p. 672-675 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Sociality in primates

Silk, J. & Kappeler, P. M., Jan 1 2017, Comparative Social Evolution. Cambridge University Press, p. 253-283 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations

The Evolution of Human Uniqueness

Boyd, R., 2017, In : Spanish Journal of Psychology. 19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Middle Stone Age human fossil record from Klasies River Main Site

Grine, F. E., Wurz, S. & Marean, C., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 103, p. 53-78 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

The roots of prosocial preferences

Silk, J., Jan 1 2017, Understanding Moral Sentiments: Darwinian Perspectives?. Taylor and Francis, p. 9-26 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

The trajectory of bone surface modification studies in paleoanthropology and a new Bayesian solution to the identification controversy

Harris, J. A., Marean, C., Ogle, K. & Thompson, J., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 110, p. 69-81 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Toughness of the Virunga mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) diet across an altitudinal gradient

Glowacka, H., Mcfarlin, S. C., Vogel, E. R., Stoinski, T. S., Ndagijimana, F., Tuyisingize, D., Mudakikwa, A. & Schwartz, G., Aug 2017, In : American Journal of Primatology. 79, 8, e22661.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Variation, sexual dimorphism and the taxonomy of australopithecus

Kimbel, W. & White, T. D., Jan 1 2017, Evolutionary History of the "Robust" Australopithecines. Taylor and Francis, p. 175-192 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

21 Scopus citations
2016

Age-related changes in molar topography and shearing crest length in a wild population of mountain Gorillas from Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda

Glowacka, H., Mcfarlin, S. C., Catlett, K. K., Mudakikwa, A., Bromage, T. G., Cranfield, M. R., Stoinski, T. S. & Schwartz, G., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Animal Behaviour: Friendship Enhances Trust in Chimpanzees

Silk, J., Jan 25 2016, In : Current Biology. 26, 2, p. R76-R78

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Are isolated indigenous populations headed toward extinction?

Walker, R. S., Kesler, D. C. & Hill, K., Mar 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 3, e0150987.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

A simple rule governs the evolution and development of hominin tooth size

Evans, A. R., Daly, E. S., Catlett, K. K., Paul, K. S., King, S. J., Skinner, M. M., Nesse, H. P., Hublin, J. J., Townsend, G. C., Schwartz, G. & Jernvall, J., Feb 24 2016, In : Nature. 530, 7591, p. 477-480 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Climate-mediated shifts in Neandertal subsistence behaviors at Pech de l'Azé IV and Roc de Marsal (Dordogne Valley, France)

Hodgkins, J., Marean, C., Turq, A., Sandgathe, D., McPherron, S. J. P. & Dibble, H., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 96, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Coerced coordination, not cooperation

Soler, M. & Lenfesty, H., Jan 1 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e24

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Cranial vault thickness in primates: Homo erectus does not have uniquely thick vault bones

Copes, L. E. & Kimbel, W., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 90, p. 120-134 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Cultural group selection follows Darwin's classic syllogism for the operation of selection

Richerson, P., Baldini, R., Bell, A. V., Demps, K., Frost, K., Hillis, V., Mathew, S., Newton, E. K., Naar, N., Newson, L., Ross, C., Smaldino, P. E., Waring, T. M. & Zefferman, M., Jan 1 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e58

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

5 Scopus citations

Cultural group selection plays an essential role in explaining human cooperation: A sketch of the evidence

Richerson, P., Baldini, R., Bell, A. V., Demps, K., Frost, K., Hillis, V., Mathew, S., Newton, E. K., Naar, N., Newson, L., Ross, C., Smaldino, P. E., Waring, T. M. & Zefferman, M., 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Dietary flexibility of Australopithecus afarensis in the face of paleoecological change during the middle Pliocene: Faunal evidence from Hadar, Ethiopia

Wynn, J. G., Reed, K., Sponheimer, M., Kimbel, W., Alemseged, Z., Bedaso, Z. K. & Campisano, C., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 99, p. 93-106 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Evolution: Taxonomies of cognition

Silk, J., Apr 13 2016, In : Nature. 532, 7598, p. 176 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Evolution of Craniodental Correlates of Diet in African Bovidae

Lazagabaster, I. A., Rowan, J., Kamilar, J. M. & Reed, K., Apr 29 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Mammalian Evolution. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Fossil Giraffidae (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) from Lee Adoyta, Ledi-Geraru, and Late Pliocene Dietary Evolution in Giraffids from the Lower Awash Valley, Ethiopia

Rowan, J., Locke, E. M., Robinson, J. R., Campisano, C., Wynn, J. G. & Reed, K., Jun 13 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Mammalian Evolution. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

From australopithecus to homo: The transition that wasn’t

Kimbel, W. & Villmoare, B., Jul 5 2016, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 371, 1698, 20150248.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations

How evolved psychological mechanisms empower cultural group selection

Henrich, J. & Boyd, R., 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. e40

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Infant mortality risk and paternity certainty are associated with postnatal maternal behavior toward adult male mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei)

Rosenbaum, S., Hirwa, J. P., Silk, J., Vigilant, L. & Stoinski, T. S., Feb 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 2, e0147441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Late Quaternary environmental change in the Southern Cape, South Africa, from stable carbon and oxygen isotopes in faunal tooth enamel from Boomplaas Cave

Sealy, J., Lee-Thorp, J., Loftus, E., Faith, J. T. & Marean, C., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Quaternary Science. 31, 8, p. 919-927 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Leadership in Mammalian Societies: Emergence, Distribution, Power, and Payoff

Smith, J. E., Gavrilets, S., Mulder, M. B., Hooper, P. L., Mouden, C. E., Nettle, D., Hauert, C., Hill, K., Perry, S., Pusey, A. E., van Vugt, M. & Smith, E. A., Jan 1 2016, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 31, 1, p. 54-66 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

43 Scopus citations

Modern soil phytolith assemblages used as proxies for Paleoscape reconstruction on the south coast of South Africa

Esteban, I., De Vynck, J. C., Singels, E., Vlok, J., Marean, C., Cowling, R. M., Fisher, E. C., Cabanes, D. & Albert, R. M., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Quaternary International.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Network connections, dyadic bonds and fitness in wild female baboons

Cheney, D. L., Silk, J. & Seyfarth, R. M., Jul 27 2016, In : Royal Society Open Science. 3, 7, 160255.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Partial connectivity increases cultural accumulation within groups

Derex, M. & Boyd, R., Mar 15 2016, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113, 11, p. 2982-2987 6 p.

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64 Scopus citations

Protein sequences bound to mineral surfaces persist into deep time

Demarchi, B., Hall, S., Roncal-Herrero, T., Freeman, C. L., Woolley, J., Crisp, M. K., Wilson, J., Fotakis, A., Fischer, R., Kessler, B. M., Jersie-Christensen, R. R., Olsen, J. V., Haile, J., Thomas, J., Marean, C., Parkington, J., Presslee, S., Lee-Thorp, J., Ditchfield, P., Hamilton, J. F. & 16 others, Ward, M. W., Wang, C. M., Shaw, M. D., Harrison, T., Domínguez-Rodrigo, M., Macphee, R. D. E., Kwekason, A., Ecker, M., Horwitz, L. K., Chazan, M., Kroger, R., Thomas-Oates, J., Harding, J. H., Cappellini, E., Penkman, K. & Collins, M. J., Sep 27 2016, In : eLife. 5, September, e17092.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Relationships Between Adult Male and Maturing Mountain Gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) Persist Across Developmental Stages and Social Upheaval

Rosenbaum, S., Hirwa, J. P., Silk, J. & Stoinski, T. S., Feb 1 2016, In : Ethology. 122, 2, p. 134-150 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Return rates from intertidal foraging from Blombos Cave to Pinnacle Point: Understanding early human economies

De Vynck, J. C., Anderson, R., Atwater, C., Cowling, R. M., Fisher, E. C., Marean, C., Walker, R. S. & Hill, K., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 92, p. 101-115 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Seasonal availability of edible underground and aboveground carbohydrate resources to human foragers on the Cape south coast, South Africa

De Vynck, J. C., Cowling, R. M., Potts, A. J. & Marean, C., 2016, In : PeerJ. 2016, 2, 1679.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Size variation in Tachyoryctes splendens (East African mole-rat) and its implications for late Quaternary temperature change in equatorial East Africa

Faith, J. T., Patterson, D. B., Blegen, N., O'Neill, C. J., Marean, C., Peppe, D. J. & Tryon, C. A., May 15 2016, In : Quaternary Science Reviews. 140, p. 39-48 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Strategic use of affiliative vocalizations by wild female baboons

Silk, J., Seyfarth, R. M. & Cheney, D. L., Oct 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 10, e0163978.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations