Cultural History of PaleoAsia

Scientific Research on Innovative Areas,
a MEXT Grant-in-Aid Project
FY2016-2020

Information

We will organize a session at the IPPA -Hue 2018 (Sep. 23-28, 2018)

Schedule: September 23-28, 2018
IPPA HUE 2018 (Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association 2018)

Session Title: The emergence and dispersal of Homo sapiens in Indo-Pacific region-digging down the regional diversity and processes in the Late Pleistocene

Organizers:
Yoshihiro Nishiaki (The University Museum, The University of Tokyo)
Chirs Clarkson (The Queensland University)
Rintaro Ono (Tokai University)
Atsushi Noguchi (The University Museum, The University of Tokyo)

Abstract:
New discoveries in ISEA and Australia shed light on the first arrival of modern humans in Indo- Pacific region. In this session we invite papers that consider evidence for modern human expansion, hominin interactions/replacements, early behavioural complexity, climate change, DNA and adaptation to new environments.