Anthropology, Physical

Known as: Physical Anthropology 
The comparative science dealing with the physical characteristics of humans as related to their origin, evolution, and development in the total… (More)
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2010
2010
Nearly 60 years ago, Sherwood Washburn issued a call for a "New Physical Anthropology," a transition from measurement and… (More)
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2009
2009
Enthesopathies--that is, "musculo-skeletal stress markers"--are frequently used to reconstruct past lifestyles and activity… (More)
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2009
2009
American forensicanthropologists uncritically accepted the biological race concept from classic physical anthropology and applied… (More)
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2004
2004
In the 1960s, U.S. physical anthropology underwent a period of introspection that marked a change from the old physical… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
The largest movements and replacements of human populations since the end of the Ice Ages resulted from the geographically uneven… (More)
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2003
2003
In July 1995, the town of Srebrenica fell to Bosnian-Serb forces, leaving more than 7000 Muslim men missing and presumed dead… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The discovery and explanation of differences among organisms is a major concern for evolutionary and systematic biologists. In… (More)
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1999
1999
Since the discovery of the Tyrolean Iceman in 1991, advanced imaging and post-processing techniques have been successfully… (More)
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1996
1996
Serological data have been used to address anthropological problems since the turn of the century. These were predominantly… (More)
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1969
1969
Adaptation is an aspect of virtually all questions of human biology. Besides their interest in evolution through adaptive… (More)
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