Biological Anthropology: The Natural History of Humankind, Page 2

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Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006 - Social Science - 604 pages

For undergraduate introductory physical anthropology, biological anthropology or human origins courses.

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Over the past twenty years, this field has rapidly evolved from the study of physical anthropology into biological anthropology, incorporating the evolutionary biology of humankind based on information from the fossil record and the human skeleton, genetics of individuals and of populations, our primate relatives, human adaptation, and human behavior . Stanford combines the most up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of the foundations of the field with the modern innovations and discoveries.

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Contents

THE ROOTS OF MODERN BIOLOGICAL
8
Linguistic Anthropology
14
PART II
39
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