Paleopathology In Perspective

Author: Elizabeth Weiss
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0759124043
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Elizabeth Weiss introduces readers to how lifestyle—in complex interaction with biology, genes, and environment—affects health in this distinctive tour of human osteology, past and present.

Reading The Bones

Author: Elizabeth Weiss
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ISBN: 9780813054988
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While activity markers sometimes show aspects of lifestyle, social change, and daily prehistoric life, this text will help future researchers to be more critical of their social reconstructions by using the same comparisons of biology ...

A Companion To Paleopathology

Author: Anne L. Grauer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119111633
Size: 18.25 MB
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Together, these essays explore advances and provide analyses for a more effective understanding of the history of human illness and disease.

Evolving Health

Author: Noel T. Boaz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471212997
Size: 20.45 MB
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In Evolving Health, noted anthropologist and evolution researcher Noel Boaz reveals the surprising origins of these diseases and demonstrates how most of them can be prevented.

Paleopathology Of Children

Author: Mary Lewis
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0124104398
Size: 26.71 MB
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These are usually the most extreme examples of the disease, and do not account for the wide degree of variation we may see in skeletal remains.

The Bioarchaeology Of Metabolic Bone Disease

Author: Megan Brickley
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780080557915
Size: 50.53 MB
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The range of potential tools for investigating metabolic diseases of bone are far greater than for many other conditions, and building on clinical investigations, this book will consider gross, surface features visible using microscopic ...

The Archaeology Of Human Bones

Author: Simon Mays
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136971777
Size: 48.16 MB
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This completely revised edition reflects the latest developments in scientific techniques for studying human skeletons and the latest applications of those techniques in archaeology.