Journal of Human Evolution

(The H4-Index of Journal of Human Evolution is 21. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Trajectories of cultural innovation from the Middle to Later Stone Age in Eastern Africa: Personal ornaments, bone artifacts, and ocher from Panga ya Saidi, Kenya46
Knowledge vs. know-how? Dissecting the foundations of stone knapping skill46
Still no archaeological evidence that Neanderthals created Iberian cave art41
A morphometric comparison of the parietal lobe in modern humans and Neanderthals32
A new absolute date from Swartkrans Cave for the oldest occurrences of Paranthropus robustus and Oldowan stone tools in South Africa29
The hunters or the hunters: Human and hyena prey choice divergence in the Late Pleistocene Levant29
Nature and relationships of Sahelanthropus tchadensis28
Meat eating by nonhuman primates: A review and synthesis26
Eastern African environmental variation and its role in the evolution and cultural change of Homo over the last 1 million years26
Morphometric analysis of the hominin talus: Evolutionary and functional implications24
Dietary evidence from Central Asian Neanderthals: A combined isotope and plant microremains approach at Chagyrskaya Cave (Altai, Russia)24
Bone tools from Beds II–IV, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, and implications for the origins and evolution of bone technology23
What is ‘in situ’? A reply to Harmand et al. (2015)23
The emergence of the Levallois technology in the Levant: A view from the Early Middle Paleolithic site of Misliya Cave, Israel23
Interpreting the Quina and demi-Quina scrapers from Acheulo-Yabrudian Qesem Cave, Israel: Results of raw materials and functional analyses23
Cultural mosaics, social structure, and identity: The Acheulean threshold in Europe22
The dawn of the Middle Paleolithic in Atapuerca: the lithic assemblage of TD10.1 from Gran Dolina22
Sexual dimorphism in chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) and human age-specific fertility21
Response to White et al.’s reply: ‘Still no archaeological evidence that Neanderthals created Iberian cave art’ [J. Hum. Evol. (2020) 102640]21
The revolution that still isn't: The origins of behavioral complexity in Homo sapiens21
Trophic ecology of a Late Pleistocene early modern human from tropical Southeast Asia inferred from zinc isotopes21