- Language-tree divergence times support the Anatolian theory of Indo-European originRussell D Gray
Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1020, New Zealand
Nature 426:435-9. 2003..These results were robust to changes in coding procedures, calibration points, rooting of the trees and priors in the bayesian analysis...
- Bayesian coalescent inference of major human mitochondrial DNA haplogroup expansions in AfricaQuentin D Atkinson
Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, University of Oxford, 64 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PN, UK
Proc Biol Sci 276:367-73. 2009....
- mtDNA variation predicts population size in humans and reveals a major Southern Asian chapter in human prehistoryQuentin D Atkinson
Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, University of Oxford, 58A Banbury Rd, Oxford, OX2 6QS, United Kingdom
Mol Biol Evol 25:468-74. 2008..These findings not only support the use of mtDNA data for estimating human population size but also provide a unique picture of human prehistory and demonstrate the importance of Southern Asia to our recent evolutionary past...
- Stepwise evolution of stable sociality in primatesSusanne Shultz
Institute of Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, 64 Banbury Road, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6PN, UK
Nature 479:219-22. 2011..This structuring facilitates the evolution of cooperative behaviours and may provide the scaffold for other distinctive anthropoid traits including coalition formation, cooperative resource defence and large brains...