physical anthropology

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the branch of anthropology dealing with the genesis and variation of human beings

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To obtain an overview of how famine has been employed by bioarchaeologists and changes in use of the term through time, publications between 1996 and 2016 from three major journals were investigated: American Journal of Physical Anthropology (AJPA), International Journal of Osteology (IJO), and Journal of Archaeological Science (JAS).
Racial Science and Human Diversity in Colonial Indonesia is a readable introduction to the practice of physical anthropology and related sciences in the Netherlands Indies, and achieves an effective balance between detailed studies of individual practitioners and consideration of broader themes.
And, in collaboration with new colleagues, he continued his work on the physical anthropology of the Welsh.
Physical anthropology is a science founded on evolutionary principles.
The four were identified through historical research, physical anthropology, genealogical research, genetic testing and isotope technology.
The Irish Research Council-funded study, just published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology, reveals the high mortality rate of workhouse children aged under two may have been due to their mothers' inability to feed them.
Different research fields, for instance archaeology, physical anthropology, linguistics and, more recently, human paleogenetics, have made contributions to the discussion.
Bone & Soul: Physical Anthropology, the Great War and Nationalism in Eastern Europe
The findings have been published in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology.
Physical anthropology, race and eugenics in Greece (1880s-1970s).
He published widely in the fields of obstetrics and physical anthropology.
Wolff argues that works on "Galician" flora, fauna, insecta, and physical anthropology were an expression of a "conscientious cultural construction" of the idea of Galicia (pp.
Imperial Man: The History of Physical Anthropology in Russia in the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries).
writing in the American Journal of Physical Anthropology in an article posted online in March, management researchers Yan L?
In Legacy, Ostrer traces a century of physical anthropology and genetic research, with all of its twists and turns, and sometimes heated political battles.
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