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A classic in its field, Human Osteology has been used by students and professionals through nearly two decades. Now revised and updated for a third edition, the book continues to build on its foundation of detailed photographs and practical real-world application of science. New information, expanded coverage of existing chapters, and additional supportive photographs keep this book current and valuable for both classroom and field work. Osteologists, archaeologists, anatomists, forensic scientists and paleontologists will all find practical information on accurately identifying, recovering, and analyzing and reporting on human skeletal remains and on making correct deductions from those remains. From the world renowned and bestselling team of osteologist Tim D. White, Michael T. Black and photographer Pieter A. Folkens Includes hundreds of exceptional photographs in exquisite detail showing the maximum amount of anatomical information Features updated and expanded coverage including forensic damage to bone and updated case study examples Presents life sized images of skeletal parts for ease of study and reference

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Genre: Medical
Author: Tim D. White
Publisher: Academic Press
Release: 2011-01-21
File: 688 Pages
ISBN-13: 0080920853

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Introduction. Bone Biology. Anatomical Terminology. Skull. Dentition. Hyoid and Vertebrae. Thorax: Sternum and Ribs. Shoulder Girdle: Clavicle and Scapula. Arm: Humerus, Radius, Ulna. Hand: Carpals, Metacarpals, and Phalanges. Pelvic Girdle: Sacrum, Coccyx, and Os Coxae. Leg: Femur, Patella, Tibia, and Fibula. Foot: Tarsals, Metatarsals, and Phalanges. Recovery, Preparation, and Curation of Skeletal Remains. Analysis and Reporting of Skeletal Remains. Ethics in Osteology. Assessment of Age, Sex, Stature, Ancestry, and Identity. Osteological and Dental Pathology. Postmortem Skeletal Modification. The Biology of Skeletal Populations: Discrete Traits, Distance, Diet, Disease, and Demography. Molecular Osteology. Forensic Case Study: Homicide: "We Have the Witnesses but No Body." Forensic Case Study: Child Abuse, The Skeletal Perspective. Archaeological Case Study: Anasazi Remains from Cottonwood Canyon. Paleontological Case Study: The Pit of the Bones. Paleontological Case Study: Australopitheus Mandible from Maka, Ethiopia. Appendix: Photographic Methods and Provenance. Glossary. Bibliography. Index.

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Genre: Medical
Author: Tim D. White
Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Release: 2000
File: 563 Pages
ISBN-13: 0127466126

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This advanced textbook provides the reader with an up-to-date account of recent developments and future potential in the study of human skeletons from both an archaeological and forensic context. It is well-illustrated, comprehensive in its coverage and is divided into six sections for ease of reference, encompassing such areas as palaeodemography, juvenile health and growth, disease and trauma, normal skeletal variation, biochemical and microscopic analyses and facial reconstruction. Each chapter is written by a recognised specialist in the field, and includes in-depth discussion of the reliability of methods, with appropriate references, and current and future research directions. It is essential reading for all students undertaking osteology as part of their studies and will also prove a valuable reference for forensic scientists, both in the field and the laboratory.

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Genre: Medical
Author: Margaret Cox
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Release: 2000-01-04
File: 548 Pages
ISBN-13: 052169146X

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Genre: Bone
Author: Luther Holden
Publisher:
Release: 1861
File: 276 Pages
ISBN-13: CHI:086142482

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This manual is directed specifically to workers in the field, presenting the necessary information for the identification and analysis of the bones of the human skeleton. It gives a basic anatomy of the bones, major anatomical landmarks, criteria for determining right or left side of paired bones, basic anthropometric measurements, and indices and comparative data. Includes an introduction to the subject, and a guide to identifying subadult material. The manual presents each bone separately, along with information on its growth, age, sex, and measurements, and is divided into 3 sections: the skull; the postcranial skeleton; human dentition.

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Genre: Medical
Author: William M. Bass
Publisher: Special Publication No. 2 of t
Release: 2005-01
File: 365 Pages
ISBN-13: 0943414962

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

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Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Author: Luther Holden
Publisher: Sagwan Press
Release: 2018-02
File: 470 Pages
ISBN-13: 1376445468

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Genre: Bones
Author: Frederick Oldfield Ward
Publisher:
Release: 1876
File: 368 Pages
ISBN-13: BL:A0022008440

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Osteology is the study of the structure and function of the skeleton and bony structures. This new edition is a comprehensive guide to human osteology for postgraduate medical students. Beginning with an introduction to the skeletal system, the following chapters cover bones in different anatomical regions – upper and lower limb, sternum and ribs, vertebral column, head and neck, and skull. Chapters are followed by numerous images illustrating muscle attachments. The fourth edition has been fully revised to provide students with the latest information in the field. Highly illustrated with nearly 500 clinical photographs and diagrams, the book also includes questions and answers to help students prepare for examinations. Key points Fully revised, new edition providing latest information in field of osteology Covers bones and muscle attachments in each anatomical region Highly illustrated with clinical photographs and diagrams Previous edition (9788184483000) published in 2008

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Genre: Medical
Author: Sushil Kumar
Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Release: 2018-10-31
File: 381 Pages
ISBN-13: 9789352705368

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Genre: Bones
Author: Luther Holden
Publisher:
Release: 1887
File: 356 Pages
ISBN-13: STANFORD:24501798627

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Genre: Bone and bones
Author: William Warwick Wagstaffe
Publisher:
Release: 1875
File: 349 Pages
ISBN-13: UOM:39015010159013

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