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Exploring Biological Anthropology: The Essentials / Edition 2
     

Exploring Biological Anthropology: The Essentials / Edition 2

by Craig Stanford, John S. Allen, Susan C. Anton
 

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ISBN-10: 0205705405

ISBN-13: 9780205705405

Pub. Date: 03/11/2009

Publisher: Pearson

Exploring Biological Anthropology 2e is a core concepts version of the successful text, Biological Anthropology 2e. It provides students with a strong foundation in biological anthropology without some of the extended examples found in the original text. Exploring Biological Anthropology 2e offers concise coverage of core material, while maintaining thorough

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Exploring Biological Anthropology 2e is a core concepts version of the successful text, Biological Anthropology 2e. It provides students with a strong foundation in biological anthropology without some of the extended examples found in the original text. Exploring Biological Anthropology 2e offers concise coverage of core material, while maintaining thorough coverage of traditionally important topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205705405
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/11/2009
Series:
MyAnthroKit Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I Foundations

Chapter 1: Introduction: What is Biological Anthropology?

Chapter 2: Origins of Evolutionary Thought

Part II Mechanisms of Evolution

Chapter 3: Genetics: Cells and Molecules

Chapter 4: Genetics: From Genotype to Phenotype

Chapter 5: The Forces of Evolution and the Formation of Species

Chapter 6: Human Variation: Evolution, Adaptation, and Adaptability

Part III Primates

Chapter 7: The Primates

Chapter 8: Primate Behavior

Part IV The Fossil Record

Chapter 9: Geology and Primate Origins

Chapter 10: Early Hominins and Australopithecus

Chapter 11: Rise of the Genus Homo

Chapter 12: Archaic Homo sapiens and Neandertals

Chapter 13: The Origin, Dispersal, and Bioarchaeology of Homo sapiens

Part V Biology and Behavior of Modern Humans

Chapter 14: Evolution of Brain and Behavior

Chapter 15: Biomedical and Forensic Anthropology

Appendix A: Primate and Human Comparative Anatomy

Appendix B: The Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium

Appendix C: Metric-Imperial Conversions

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