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The Cambridge Dictionary of Human Biology and Evolution

The Cambridge Dictionary of Human Biology and Evolution  

   

AUTHORS: 

  • Larry L. Mai
  • Marcus Young Owl
  • M. Patricia Kersting  

PRODUCT DETAILS:

  • Hardcover: 668 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (July 18, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521662508
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521662505
  • Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 6.1 x 1.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.25 pounds


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Book Description

Packed with 13000 descriptions of terms, specimens, sites and names, this invaluable research and study tool covers a broad range of subjects including human biology, physical anthropology, primatology, physiology, genetics, paleontology and zoology. The volume also includes over 1000 word roots, taxonomies and reference tables for extinct, recent and extant primates, and illustrations of landmarks, bones and muscles. It is essential for students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in human biology or evolution. 

About the Author(s)

LARRY L. MAI is Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology at California State University, Long Beach MARCUS YOUNG OWL is a Professor in the Departments of Anthropology and Biological Sciences at California State University, Long Beach. M. PATRICIA KERSTING is an Editor at the Audio-Digest Foundation in California.