New PDF release: Bioarchaeology of Southeast Asia

By Marc Oxenham, Nancy Tayles

ISBN-10: 0511584229

ISBN-13: 9780511584220

ISBN-10: 0521120659

ISBN-13: 9780521120654

ISBN-10: 0521825806

ISBN-13: 9780521825801

Bringing jointly the main lively researchers in past due Pleistocene/Holocene Southeast Asian human osteology, this quantity considers significant ways to learning human skeletal continues to be. utilizing research of the actual visual appeal of the region's earlier peoples, it explores matters equivalent to the proof for migratory styles (particularly among Southeast and Northeast Asia) and counter arguments centering on in situ microevolutionary switch. Written for archaeologists, bioarchaeologists and organic anthropologists, the publication presents interesting perception into the bioarchaeology of this significant zone.

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