Adam D Gordon

Summary

Affiliation: George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Strong postcranial size dimorphism in Australopithecus afarensis: results from two new resampling methods for multivariate data sets with missing data
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 135:311-28. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Limb-size proportions in Australopithecus afarensis and Australopithecus africanus
    David J Green
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, 2110 G St NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 52:187-200. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Long-distance carcass transport at Olduvai Gorge? A quantitative examination of Bed I skeletal element abundances
    J Tyler Faith
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, CASHP, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 56:247-56. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Metacarpal proportions in Australopithecus africanus
    David J Green
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University 2110 G St NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 54:705-19. 2008
  5. pmc The Homo floresiensis cranium (LB1): size, scaling, and early Homo affinities
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, The George Washington University, 2110 G Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:4650-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Females are the ecological sex: sex-specific body mass ecogeography in wild sifaka populations (Propithecus spp.)
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany SUNY, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:77-87. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Hand pressure distribution during Oldowan stone tool production
    Erin Marie Williams
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 62:520-32. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Mandibular size and shape variation in the hominins at Dmanisi, Republic of Georgia
    Matthew M Skinner
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, George Washington University, 2110 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 51:36-49. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Causes and significance of variation in mammalian basal metabolism
    David A Raichlen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1009 E South Campus Drive, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 180:301-11. 2010
  10. pmc Aging of the cerebral cortex differs between humans and chimpanzees
    Chet C Sherwood
    Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:13029-34. 2011

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Strong postcranial size dimorphism in Australopithecus afarensis: results from two new resampling methods for multivariate data sets with missing data
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 135:311-28. 2008
    ..afarensis. However, the results of this and past studies strongly suggest behavioral and mating strategies differed between A. afarensis and modern humans...
  2. ncbi request reprint Limb-size proportions in Australopithecus afarensis and Australopithecus africanus
    David J Green
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, 2110 G St NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 52:187-200. 2007
    ..africanus behavioral repertoire relative to that of A. afarensis...
  3. doi request reprint Long-distance carcass transport at Olduvai Gorge? A quantitative examination of Bed I skeletal element abundances
    J Tyler Faith
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, CASHP, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 56:247-56. 2009
    ..The patterning at Bed I contrasts strongly with Middle Stone Age and Middle Paleolithic assemblages, which provide clear evidence for selective transport, suggesting higher transport costs and longer transport distances...
  4. doi request reprint Metacarpal proportions in Australopithecus africanus
    David J Green
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University 2110 G St NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 54:705-19. 2008
    ..africanus did not place the same mechanical demands on the thumb as more recent, stone-tool-producing hominins...
  5. pmc The Homo floresiensis cranium (LB1): size, scaling, and early Homo affinities
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, The George Washington University, 2110 G Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:4650-5. 2008
    ..Our results are consistent with hypotheses that suggest the Liang Bua specimens represent a diminutive population closely related to either early H. erectus s. l. from East Africa and/or Dmanisi or to H. habilis...
  6. doi request reprint Females are the ecological sex: sex-specific body mass ecogeography in wild sifaka populations (Propithecus spp.)
    Adam D Gordon
    Department of Anthropology, University at Albany SUNY, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 151:77-87. 2013
    ..These results support the two hypotheses tested, indicating that ecological forces can have a greater impact on female mass than on male mass in primates...
  7. doi request reprint Hand pressure distribution during Oldowan stone tool production
    Erin Marie Williams
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 62:520-32. 2012
    ..Our findings call into question hypotheses linking modern human thumb robusticity specifically to load resistance during stone tool production...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mandibular size and shape variation in the hominins at Dmanisi, Republic of Georgia
    Matthew M Skinner
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, George Washington University, 2110 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 51:36-49. 2006
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  9. doi request reprint Causes and significance of variation in mammalian basal metabolism
    David A Raichlen
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1009 E South Campus Drive, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 180:301-11. 2010
    ..These results suggest that selection alters BMR in response to thermoregulatory pressures, and that selection uses muscle mass as a means to generate this variation...
  10. pmc Aging of the cerebral cortex differs between humans and chimpanzees
    Chet C Sherwood
    Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:13029-34. 2011
    ..Thus, we conclude that the increased magnitude of brain structure shrinkage in human aging is evolutionarily novel and the result of an extended lifespan...