Article ID: CBB000061747

Misinterpreting Piltdown (1991)


Description Argues that the forgery was “a crude and very ordinary hoax implying no direct contribution from the professional community.”

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Authors & Contributors
Spencer, Frank
Hochadel, Oliver
Amy Way
Wheelhouse, Frances
Walsh, John Evangelist
Tobias, Phillip V.
Current Anthropology
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Science as Culture
Natural History
Dynamis: Acta Hispanica ad Medicinae Scientiarumque Historiam Illustrandam
Natural History Museum, Oxford University Press
Transpareon Press
Random House
Pfälzische Verlagsanstalt
Human paleontology
Human evolution
Great Britain, colonies
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre
Dubois, Eugène
Lyell, Charles
Kohl-Larsen, Ludwig
Keith, Arthur
Gibert, Josep
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
Catalonia (Spain)
British Isles

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