New PDF release: Osteoarchaeology: A Guide to the Macroscopic Study of Human

By Efthymia Nikita

ISBN-10: 0128040211

ISBN-13: 9780128040218

Osteoarchaeology: A consultant to the Macroscopic examine of Human Skeletal Remains covers the identity of bones and tooth, taphonomy, intercourse, ancestry review, age estimation, the research of biodistances, progress styles and task markers, and paleopathology.

The ebook goals to familiarize the reader with the most functions of osteoarchaeology and supply the mandatory wisdom required for the implementation of a vast variety of osteological equipment. it truly is perfect as a supplement to present textbooks utilized in top point undergraduate and graduate classes on osteoarchaeology, human osteology, and, to some degree, forensic anthropology.

Pedagogical positive factors comprise abundant illustrations, case examine fabric, revision workouts, and a thesaurus. extra beneficial properties include macros that facilitate info processing and research, in addition to an in depth bankruptcy on utilized statistics.

  • Contains insurance of approximately each point of human osteological macroscopic analysis
  • Presents designated descriptions of the appliance of alternative methods
  • Includes numerous on-line assets, together with macros designed through the writer for the calculation of the variety of participants in commingled assemblages, processing cranial landmarks and nonmetric characteristics, and extra

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