Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton (3rd Edition) – eBook


  • Authors: M. Anne Katzenberg, Anne L. Grauer
  • File Size: 16 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 680 pages
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 3rd edition
  • Publication Date: August 15, 2018
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1119151619
  • ISBN-13: 9781119151616


The ebook Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton 3rd edition (PDF) is an indispensable resource on advanced methods of analysis of human skeletal and dental remains in archaeological and forensic contexts.

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton 3e has become a key reference for human osteologists, bioarchaeologists, and paleopathologists throughout the world. It builds upon basic skills to provide the foundation for advanced scientific analyses of human skeletal remains in archaeological, cultural, and theoretical contexts.

This new 3rd edition features updated coverage of topics including histomorphometry, stable isotope methods, dental morphology, and ancient DNA, as well as a number of new chapters on paleopathology. It also covers bioarchaeological ethics, biomechanical analyses of archaeological human skeletons, taphonomy and the nature of archaeological assemblages, and more.

  • Includes many case studies to demonstrate the application of methods of analysis
  • Offers valuable information on methods, contexts, promises, applications, and pitfalls
  • Fully revised and updated with new material written by leading researchers in the field

Covering the latest advanced techniques and methods for analyzing skeletal and dental remains from archaeological discoveries, the Third Edition of Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton is a trusted textbook for graduate or advanced undergraduates students, and professionals in human osteology, paleopathology, and bioarchaeology.

NOTE: This sale only includes the ebook Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, 3rd edition, in PDF. No access codes come with the textbook.