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The CLASH model lacks evolutionary and archeological support

  • Agustin Fuentes (a1), Marc Kissel (a1), Rahul Oka (a1), Susan Sheridan (a1), Nam Kim (a2) and Matthew Piscitelli (a3)...

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Data from archaeology and paleoanthropology directly challenge the validity of the basic assumptions of the CLASH model. By not incorporating a “deep time” perspective, the hypothesis lacks the evolutionary baseline the authors seek to infer in validating the model.

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