Forensic Anthropology

Known as: Anthropology, Forensic, anthropology forensics 
Scientific study of human skeletal remains with the express purpose of identification. This includes establishing individual identity, trauma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
When the pelvis is unavailable, the skull is widely considered the second best indicator of sex. The goals of this research are… (More)
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2010
2010
Trotter and Gleser's (1-3) stature equations, conventionally used to estimate stature, are not appropriate to use in the modern… (More)
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2009
2009
As issues of professional standards and error rates continue to be addressed in the courts, forensic anthropologists should be… (More)
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2009
2009
Forensic anthropology typically uses osteological and/or dental data either to estimate characteristics of unidentified… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A great deal has previously been written about the use of skeletal morphological changes in estimating ages-at-death. This… (More)
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2008
2008
In the last 15 years, the US Supreme Court has implemented major changes concerning the admittance of expert testimony. In 1993… (More)
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2001
2001
While it has a long history, the last 30 years have brought considerable advances to the discipline of forensic anthropology… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
cent sexuality and pregnancy in Nigeria, but information on reproductive tract infections and clandestine induced abortion among… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The authors report forensic cases from the literature, as well as two personal homicide cases, of identification through… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The determination of age at death is an important part of physical and forensic anthropology. Techniques now in use vary from… (More)
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