Core Concepts in Biological Anthropology

By: Agustin Fuentes (Author)

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Written by a professor who has spent eleven years teaching and practicing biological anthropology and who takes care to relate its significance to everyday life, this new text focuses on central contemporary issues: genetics and genomics, "natural" behavior, evolution, and human variation. The book tells the story of biological anthropology and evolutionary theory, our bio-history, in a way that encourages students to use it in their own lives and to think critically about the issues explored.

"This textbook seeks to meld the traditional and the new, to create a textbook/web hybrid from the ground up, facilitating access to biological anthropological knowledge. The field is growing at a fantastic rate; multiple disciplines (genomics, epidemiology, physiology, anatomy, paleoanthropology, and primatology, for example) currently contribute to its knowledge base. My goal is to create a book that has the core information, access to more in-depth details, and is engaging for students and faculty alike." -- Agustin Fuentes

Title: Core Concepts in Biological Anthropology

Author Name: Agustin Fuentes (Author)

Categories: College Textbooks, Biology Textbooks, Science Textbooks,

Publisher: U.S.A., McGraw-Hill: 2006

ISBN Number: 0767424263

ISBN Number 13: 9780767424264

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 063591

Description: Very good condition. Core Concepts in Biological Anthropology By Agustin Fuentes (Author) Product Details Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages; 1 edition (January 27, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 0767424263 ISBN-13: 9780767424264 Product Dimensions: 10 x 7.8 x 0.7 inches

Keywords: Core Concepts in Biological Anthropology