Sally McBrearty

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Affiliation: University of Connecticut
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The revolution that wasn't: a new interpretation of the origin of modern human behavior
    S Mcbrearty
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Hum Evol 39:453-563. 2000
  2. ncbi First fossil chimpanzee
    Sally McBrearty
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Box U 2176, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    Nature 437:105-8. 2005
  3. ncbi Tephrostratigraphy and the Acheulian to middle stone age transition in the Kapthurin Formation, Kenya
    Christian A Tryon
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Hum Evol 42:211-35. 2002
  4. ncbi 40Ar/(39)Ar dating of the Kapthurin Formation, Baringo, Kenya
    Alan L Deino
    Berkeley Geochronology Center, 2455 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    J Hum Evol 42:185-210. 2002
  5. ncbi Palaeoanthropology: the coast in colour
    Sally McBrearty
    Nature 449:793-4. 2007

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Publications5

  1. ncbi The revolution that wasn't: a new interpretation of the origin of modern human behavior
    S Mcbrearty
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Hum Evol 39:453-563. 2000
    ..If on anatomical and behavioral grounds H. helmei is sunk into H. sapiens, the origin of our species is linked with the appearance of Middle Stone Age technology at 250-300 ka...
  2. ncbi First fossil chimpanzee
    Sally McBrearty
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Box U 2176, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    Nature 437:105-8. 2005
    ..Habitats suitable for both hominins and chimpanzees were clearly present there during this period, and the Rift Valley did not present an impenetrable barrier to chimpanzee occupation...
  3. ncbi Tephrostratigraphy and the Acheulian to middle stone age transition in the Kapthurin Formation, Kenya
    Christian A Tryon
    Department of Anthropology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Hum Evol 42:211-35. 2002
    ..The interstratification of sites containing Acheulian, Sangoan, Fauresmith, and Middle Stone Age artefacts suggests that these technologies were contemporary in a single depositional basin over the duration of the transition...
  4. ncbi 40Ar/(39)Ar dating of the Kapthurin Formation, Baringo, Kenya
    Alan L Deino
    Berkeley Geochronology Center, 2455 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    J Hum Evol 42:185-210. 2002
    ..The presence of blades and red ochre at this depth is important as blades signify a high degree of technical competence and red ochre suggests symbolic behavior...
  5. ncbi Palaeoanthropology: the coast in colour
    Sally McBrearty
    Nature 449:793-4. 2007