Value of Archaeology for Studying the Problem of Origin and Evolution of Mankind

Mochanov Yu.A., Fedoseeva S.A.

The review of studying of one of the main issues of classical primitiveness – a problem of an origin of man (anthropogenesis) is carried out. The assessment of a contribution of humanitarian and natural sciences in the field is given. Along with it the attention to a significance of the concept of an extra tropical origin of man and a settling of the territory of America with neoanthropes is paid.

Key words: paleolith, anthropogenesis, extra tropical origin of man, settling of America, archaeology.


Science and Education, 2013, No.3, pp. 11-18.