Cengage Advantage Books: Introduction to Physical Anthropology / Edition 12

Cengage Advantage Books: Introduction to Physical Anthropology / Edition 12

by Robert Jurmain, Russell L. Ciochon, Wenda Trevathan, Lynn Kilgore
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495602353

ISBN-13: 9780495602354

Pub. Date: 03/17/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This is a loose-leaf version of Jurmain/Kilgore/Trevathan/Ciochon's INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 2009-2010 Edition.

Overview

This is a loose-leaf version of Jurmain/Kilgore/Trevathan/Ciochon's INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 2009-2010 Edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495602354
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/17/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Physical Anthropology. Part I: HEREDITY AND EVOLUTION. 2. The Development of Evolutionary Theory. 3. The Biological Basis of Life. 4. Heredity and Evolution. 5. Macroevolution: Processes of Vertebrate and Mammalian Evolution. Part II: PRIMATES. 6. Survey of the Living Primates. 7. Primate Behavior. 8. Primate Models for Human Behavioral Evolution. 9. Overview of the Fossil Primates. Part III: HOMININ EVOLUTION. 10. Paleoanthropology: Reconstructing Early Hominin Behavior and Ecology 11. Hominin Origins in Africa. 12. The Earliest Dispersal of the Genus Homo: Homo Erectus and Contemporaries. 13. Premodern Humans. 14. The Origin and Dispersal of Modern Humans. Part IV: CONTEMPORARY HUMAN EVOLUTION. 15. Modern Human Biology: Patterns of Variation. 16. Modern Human Biology: Patterns of Adaptation. 17. Legacies of Human Evolutionary History. Appendix A: Atlas of Primate Skeletal Anatomy. Appendix B: Classification of Living and Extinct Primates Appendix C: Summary of Early Hominin Fossil Finds from Africa. Appendix D: Population Genetics: The Math of Microevolution.

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