Evaluating Evidence in Biological Anthropology

A critical assessment of how evidence in biological anthropology is discovered, collected and interpreted.

Evaluating Evidence in Biological Anthropology

A critical assessment of how evidence in biological anthropology is discovered, collected and interpreted.

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Evaluating Evidence in Biological Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Cathy Willermet, Sang-Hee Lee
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-14 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A critical assessment of how evidence in biological anthropology is discovered, collected and interpreted.
The Genetics of African Populations in Health and Disease
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Muntaser E. Ibrahim, Charles N. Rotimi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A pioneering work that focuses on the unique diversity of African genetics, offering insights into human biology and genetic approaches.
The Evolutionary Biology of the Human Pelvis
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Cara M. Wall-Scheffler, Helen K. Kurki, Benjamin M. Auerbach
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Synthesizes and re-examines the evolution of the human pelvis, which sits at the interface between locomotion and childbirth.
Patterns of Human Growth
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Barry Bogin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This completely revised edition provides a synthesis of the forces that shaped the evolution of the human growth pattern, the biocultural factors that direct its expression, the intrinsic and extrinsic factors that regulate individual development, and the biomathematical approaches needed to analyze and interpret human growth. After covering the history,
The Biodemography of Subsistence Farming
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: James W. Wood
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Viewing the subsistence farm as primarily a 'demographic enterprise' to create and support a family, this book offers an integrated view of the demography and ecology of preindustrial farming. Taking an interdisciplinary perspective, it examines how traditional farming practices interact with demographic processes such as childbearing, death, and family formation.