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Physical-Biological Anthropology Courses

Welcome to our Physical / Biological Anthropology publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

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Tools and Techniques in Biomolecular Science

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$62.95

Aysha Divan and Janice Royds

9780199695560
Paperback
May 2013

An in-depth look at the theoretical concepts and experimental details behind modern technologies

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Readings in the History of Evolutionary Theory: Selections from Primary Sources

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$59.95

Ronald Wetherington

9780195386875
Paperback
January 2011

The only collection of primary source readings on the history of evolutionary theory from pre-Socratic times to the present

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Ancient Bodies, Modern Lives: How Evolution Has Shaped Women's Health

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$36.95

Wenda Trevathan, Ph.D.

9780195388886
Hardcover
May 2010

An engaging and thought-provoking discussion of women's health issues from an evolutionary medicine viewpoint.

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Primates in Perspective

Second Edition

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$92.95

Christina Campbell, Agustin Fuentes, Katherine MacKinnon...

9780195390438
Paperback
April 2010

The most comprehensive and current text on primates by the leading researchers in the field

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Human Biological Variation

Second Edition

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$80.95

James H. Mielke, Lyle W. Konigsberg, and John H. Relethford

9780195387407
Paperback
March 2010

The most up-to-date and authoritative book on human variation

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Evolution of Human Behavior

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$49.95

Agustin Fuentes

9780195333589
Paperback
December 2008

Evolution of Human Behavior is the first text to synthesize and compare the major proposals for human behavioral evolution from an anthropological perspective.

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The Fossil Trail: How We Know What We Think We Know About Human Evolution

Second Edition

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$39.95

Ian Tattersall

9780195367669
Paperback
November 2008

Extensively revised and updated, the second edition of The Fossil Trail: How We Know What We Think We Know About Human Evolution offers a colorful history of fossil discoveries and a revealing insider's look at how these finds have been interpreted--and misinterpreted--through time.

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Human Evolution: Trails from the Past

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$89.95

Camilo J. Cela-Conde and Francisco J. Ayala

9780198567806
Paperback
November 2007

Offers a comprehensive overview of hominid evolution, synthesizing data and approaches from physical anthropology, genetics, archaeology, psychology, and philosophy.

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Forensic Anthropology: Contemporary Theory and Practice

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$92.95

Debra Komar and Jane Buikstra

9780195300291
Hardcover
November 2007

The first comprehensive text in the field, Forensic Anthropology examines the medical, legal, ethical, and humanitarian issues associated with forensic anthropology, current forensic methods, and bio-historical investigations.

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Skeleton Keys: An Introduction to Human Skeletal Morphology, Development, and Analysis

Second Edition

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$92.95

Jeffrey H. Schwartz

9780195188592
Hardcover
September 2006

Thoroughly revised and updated, the second edition of this accessible introduction to the study of the human skeleton is packaged with a unique CD-ROM containing hundreds of color images.

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The Bridge to Humanity: How Affect Hunger Trumps the Selfish Gene

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$34.95

Walter Goldschmidt

9780195179668
Paperback
July 2005

Transforming the debate on nature versus culture to one on nature and culture, renowned anthropologist Walter Goldschmidt presents a fresh look at how human biology and culture fit together.

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"Race" Is a Four-Letter Word: The Genesis of the Concept

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$57.95

C. Loring Brace

9780195173512
Paperback
February 2005

A tour de force exploration of the concept of race

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The Human Strategy: An Evolutionary Perspective on Human Anatomy

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$92.95

John H. Langdon

9780195167351
Hardcover
February 2005

A unique and accessible evolutionary approach to the study of human anatomy

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Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

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$11.95

Brian Charlesworth

9780192802514
Paperback
August 2003

A compact account of evolution--its basic findings, recent developments, and its impact on traditional religion and philosophy

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Darwin: A Very Short Introduction

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$11.95

Jonathan Howard

9780192854544
Paperback
June 2001

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