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Published: Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:06:00 GMT2018-04-22T01:06:00Z

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Skeletal Variation and Adaptation in Europeans: Upper Paleolithic to the Twentieth Century

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 04:00:00 GMT2018-03-27T04:00:00Z

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A comprehensive analysis of changes in body form and skeletal robusticity from the Terminal Pleistocene through the Holocene, leading to the modern European human phenotype.

Skeletal Variation and Adaptation in Europeans: Upper Paleolithic to the Twentieth Century brings together for the first time the results of an unprecedented large-scale investigation of European skeletal remains. The study was conducted over ten years by an international research


An Anthropology of Biomedicine, 2nd Edition

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 04:00:00 GMT2018-03-20T04:00:00Z

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In this fully revised and updated second edition of An Anthropology of Biomedicine, authors Lock and Nguyen introduce biomedicine from an anthropological perspective, exploring the entanglement of material bodies with history, environment, culture, and politics. Drawing on historical and ethnographic work, the book critiques the assumption made by the biological sciences of a universal human body that can be uniformly standardized. It focuses on the


The Handbook of Discourse Analysis, 2nd Edition

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 05:00:00 GMT2018-02-28T05:00:00Z

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The second edition of the highly successful Handbook of Discourse Analysis has been expanded and thoroughly updated to reflect the very latest research to have developed since the original publication, including new theoretical paradigms and  discourse-analytic models, in an authoritative two-volume set.


Forensic Anthropology: Theoretical Framework and Scientific Basis

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 05:00:00 GMT2018-02-27T05:00:00Z

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Provides comprehensive coverage of everything that students and practitioners need to know about working in the field of forensic anthropology

Forensic anthropology has been plagued by questions of scientific validity and rigor despite its acceptance as a section in the American Academy of Forensic Sciences nearly half a century ago. Critics have viewed it as a laboratory-based applied subfield of biological anthropology, and characterised it as emphasising