Sites of hominid remains in Java

Further reading

Bartstra, Gert-Jan, ‘Indonesia in the period of Homo habilis and Homo erectus’, in Sigfried J. de Laet, et al., eds. History of humanity. Volume 1: Prehistory and the beginnings of civilization. London: Routledge, 1994, pp. 89-95.

Bartstra, Gert-Jan, ‘Indonesia in the period of Homo sapiens neanderthalensis and contemporaries’, in Sigfried J. de Laet, et al., eds. History of humanity. Volume 1: Prehistory and the beginnings of civilization. London: Routledge, 1994, pp. 167-171.

Gibbons, Ann, ‘Human Origins: Homo erectus in Java: A 250,000-Year Anachronism', Science 13 December 1996 274: 1841-1842.

Glover, I.C., ‘The late prehistoric period in Indonesia’, in R.B. Smith and W. Watson, eds., Early South East Asia: essays in archaeology, history and historical geography. New York; Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press, 1979, pp. 167-184.

Jacob, T., ‘The puzzle of Solo man’, Modern Quaternary Research in Southeast Asia 4 (1978), pp. 31-40.

Semah, Francois, Anne-Marie Semah and Tony Djubiantono, ‘From the shoreline to the slopes of the volcanoes: the long Pithecanthropus trek’, in Truman Simanjuntak, Bagyo Prasetyo and Retno Handini, eds., Sangiran: man, culture and environment in Pleistocene times. Jakarta: Yayasan Obor Indonesia, 2001, pp. 195-218.

Shutler, Richard, Jr., ‘Problems in paradise: the pleistocene of Java revisited’, Modern Quaternary Research in Southeast Asia 9 (1985), pp. 87-99.

Swisher, Carl, Garniss H.Curtis and Roger Lewin, Java man: how two geologists' dramatic discoveries changed our understanding of the evolutionary path to modern humans. London: Little, Brown and Company, 2001.

Swisher, C. C. III, W. J. Rink, S. C. Antón, H. P. Schwarcz, G. H. Curtis, A. Suprijo, and Widiasmoro  ‘Latest Homo erectus of Java: Potential Contemporaneity with Homo sapiens in Southeast Asia', Science 13 December 1996 274: 1870-1874.

Theunissen, Bert, Eugène Dubois and the ape-man from Java: the history of the first missing link and its discoverer. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1989.

Van de Velde, Pieter, ed., Prehistoric Indonesia: a reader. Dordrecht: Foris Publications, 1984, pp. 163-177.

 

Map number from Cribb, Historical Atlas of Indonesia (2000)

2.01

Year span

1891 - 1945

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