Newsletter of the Association for the Study of Language In Prehistory

INDEX · November 1987 - March 1995

Book Reviews and Abstracts

Bailliet, Graciela, Francisco Rothhammer, Francisco Raul Carnese, Claudio Marcelo Bravi, and Nestor Oscar Bianchi, Founder Mitochondrial Haplotypes in Amerindian Populations, American Journal of Human Genetics 54 (1994), pp 27-33, Issue 23 (November 1994), 28-30 [ABSTRACT].

Bomhard, Allan, and John C. Kerns, The Nostratic Macrofamily: A Study in Distant Linguistic Relationship (Mouton de Gruyer, 1994). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 22 (May 1994), 65.

Brown, Michael H., The Search for Eve (Harper and Row, 1990). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 14 (August 1991), 19.

Cavalli-Sforza et al., History and Geography of Human Genes. Introduced in Issue 23 (November 1994) 65-66. Reviewers: Rebecca L. Cann, Frank B. Livingstone, and Harold Fleming, Issue 24 (March 1995), 6-29.

Excoffier, Laurent et Andre Langaney, Phylogenies des Types d'adn Mitochondriaux Humaines: Problemes Methodologiques et Principaux Resultats, in C. R. Acad. Sci, Paris, t. 307, Serie III, p. 541-546, 1988., Issue 19 (Spring 1993), 37-38 [ABSTRACT].

Origin and Differentiation of Human Mitochrondrial DNA, in Am. J. Hum. Genet. 44: 73-85, 1989, Issue 19 (Spring 1993), 38-39 [ABSTRACT].

Greenberg, Joseph H., Language in the Americas (Stanford University Press, 1987). Reviewer: Stefan Liedtke, Issue 20 (September 1993), 37-39

Lamb, Sydney M. and Mitchell, E. Douglas, eds., Investigations into the Prehistory of Languages (Stanford University Press, 1991. Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 17 (August 1992), 7-16.

Langaney, A., D. Roessli, N. Hubert van Blyenburgh, and P. Dard, Do Most Human Populations Descent from Phylogenetic Trees? In Human Evolution, vol. 7, N. 2 (47-61), 1992, Issue 19 (Spring 1993), 39-43 [ABSTRACT with commentary by Harold Fleming].

Mallory, J. P., In Search of the Indo-Europeans: Language, Archaeology, and Myth (Thames and Hudson, 1989) . Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 14 (1991), 18.

Mellers, Paul, ed. The Emergence of Modern Humans: An Archaeological Perspective (Edinburgh University Press, 1990). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 14 (August 1991), 16.

Nichols, Johanna, Linguistic Diversity in Space and Time. Reviewer: Merritt Ruhlen, Issue 23 (November 1994), 55-56.

Renfrew, Colin, Archaeology and Language: The Puzzle of Indo-European Origins. Reviewers: Roger W. Wescott, Issue 11 (September 1990); John C. Kerns, Issue 10 (April 1990), 1-12.

Ruhlen, Merritt, The Origin of Language: Tracing the Evolution of the Mother Tongue(John Wiley & Sons, 1994). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 22 (May 1994), 66.

Shevoroshkin, Vitaly, (ed.), Dene-Sino-Caucasian Languages. Reviewers: Neile A. Kirk, Paul J. Sidwell, Issue 23 (November 1994), 57-62.

Shevoroshkin, Vitalij and Thomas L. Markey, eds., Typology,Relationship, and Time. Reviewers: Allan Bomhard, Issue 10, April 1990.

Takeru Akazawa, Kenichi Aoki, Tasuku Kimura, eds., The Evolution and Dispersal of Modern Humans in Asia (Hokusen-sha, 1992). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Wonderful New Book for Prehistorians and Glossogeneticists, Issue 23 (November 1994), 5-21.

Trinkaus, Eric, ed., The Emergence of Modern Humans: Biocultural Adaptations in the Later Pleistocene (Cambridge University Press, 1989). Reviewer: Harold Fleming, Issue 14 (August 1991) 17.

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