Features over 450 entries contributed by an international team of scholars, and presents an extensive and invaluable survey of this fascinating field.
- Represents the first comprehensive encyclopedic reference relating to biological anthropology
- Topics range from ongoing human evolution, paleoanthropology, and non-human primates to paleopathology, forensic anthropology, and bioarchaeolog
- Includes interdisciplinary coverage of primatology, human biology, paleoanthropology, bioarchaeology, anthropological genetics, and the history of biological anthropology
An indispensable resource for undergraduate students and scholars engaged in the study and practice of biological anthropology and interrelated fields and disciplines.