Metric analysis of sex differences in South African black and white pelves.

@article{Patriquin2005MetricAO,
  title={Metric analysis of sex differences in South African black and white pelves.},
  author={Michelle Lyn Patriquin and Maryna Steyn and Susan R. Loth},
  journal={Forensic science international},
  year={2005},
  volume={147 2-3},
  pages={
          119-27
        }
}
Sex determination of unknown skeletal material is one of the most vital determinations made by forensic anthropologists. Numerous studies have focussed on the differences, both osteometric and morphological, between the sexes of a particular racial phenotype and population. Previous work by a variety of researchers has underscored the necessity of population specific standards. The purpose of this research is to metrically assess sex differences in the pelvis of South African whites and blacks… Expand
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