For courses in Biological Anthropology.
This workbook and laboratory manual has been designed to complement a wide variety of introductory level laboratory courses in biological anthropology. It provides optimum flexibility to suit most laboratory environments.
It is organized into four sections, to reflect the organization of the typical introductory biological anthropology course: genetics and evolution, the human skeleton, non human primates, and our fossil ancestors.
Table of Contents
Part 1: Genetics and Evolution
- The Scientific Method
- Cell Biology and DNA
- Principles of Inheritance
- Human Variation
- Hardy-Weinberg: Genetics of Populations
Part 2: The Human Skeleton
- Introduction to the Human Skeleton
- The Appendicular Skeleton
- The Axial Skeleton
- Human Variation and Forensic Anthropology
Part 3: The Non-Human Primates
- Primate Classification
- Comparative Primate Anatomy
- Primate Behavior
Part 4: Human Ancestors
- The Bipedal Adaptation and Our Earliest Ancestors
- The Rise of the Genus Homo
- Later Homo and Modern Human Origins
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$28.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-65630-1