Contents volume 90 (2012)
Cover story
3-6 The first modern Europeans
Stefano Benazzi
doi: 10.4436/jass.90005
Invited Reviews
7-31 Scratching the Surface? The use of surface scanning in physical and paleoanthropology
Martin Friess [supplementary material: SOM1(BM), SOM2(NE)]
doi: 10.4436/jass.90004
33-58 Studying cranial vault modifications in ancient mesoamerica
Vera Tiesler
doi: 10.4436/jass.90007
59-80 The frontal bone in the genus Homo: a survey of functional and phylogenetic
sources of variation
Sheela Athreya
doi: 10.4436/jass.90008
81-87 Dynamics of genetic and morphological variability within Neandertals
John Hawks
doi: 10.4436/jass.90019
Proceeding Papers
99-116 On the trail of the genus Homo between archaic and derived morphologies
Giorgio Manzi
doi: 10.4436/jass.90018
117-131 Australopithecus sediba and the earliest origins of the genus Homo
Lee R. Berger
doi: 10.4436/jass.90009
Historical corner
133-149 Many ways of being human, the Stephen J. Gould’s legacy to Palaeo-Anthropology
Telmo Pievani
doi: 10.4436/jass.90016
151-169 Refined age estimates and Paleoanthropological investigation of the Manyara
Beds, Tanzania
Stephen R. Frost, Hilde L. Schwartz, Liane Giemsch, Leah E. Morgan, Paul R. Renne,
Maya Wildgoose, Charles Saanane, Friedemann Schrenk & Katerina Harvati
doi: 10.4436/jass.90001
163-185 Buccal dental microwear analyses support greater specialization in consumption
of hard foodstuffs for Australopithecus anamensis
Ferran Estebaranz, Jordi Galbany, Laura M Martínez, Daniel Turbón
& Alejandro Pérez-Pérez
doi: 10.4436/jass.90006
Correspondence & Notes
187-192 Right-handedness, lateralization and language in Neanderthals: A comment on
Frayer et al. (2010)
Antonio Benítez-Burraco & Víctor M. Longa
doi: 10.4436/jass.90002
193-197 Reply to Benítez-Burraco & Longa: When is enough, enough?
David W. Frayer,Ivana Fiore, Carles Lalueza-Fox, Jakov Radovčić & Luca Bondioli
doi: 10.4436/jass.90003
199-200 An unusual surgical treatment of the skull following trauma during the Copper Age
(IV millennium B.C.) in Italy
Vincenzo Formicola, Sonia Cammellini, Davide Caramella, Angiolo Del Lucchese,
Gwenaelle Goude, Mariasilvia Saccon & Gino Fornaciari
doi: 10.4436/jass.90017
Do it yourself
201-215 Online databases for mtDNA and Y chromosome polymorphisms in human populations
Alessandra Congiu, Paolo Anagnostou, Nicola Milia, Marco Capocasa,
Francesco Montinaro & Giovanni Destro-Bisol
doi: 10.4436/jass.90020
JASs forum
217-242 Anthropology and Economic History
Maria Enrica Danubio, Jörg Baten & Matthias Blum, Alexander Moradi, Maria Enrica Danubio
& Emanuele Sanna
, Emilia Arcaleni & Domenico Mancinelli & Rita Vargiu