biological anthropology


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biological anthropology

[‚bī·ə¦läj·i·kəl ‚an·thrə′päl·ə·jē]
(anthropology)
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8) Unlike social or cultural anthropology, biological anthropology was professionally established in CEE countries during socialism and it became equated with anthropology (Skalnik 2002; Mursic 2002; Martinovic Klaric 2013).
In the nomination for the award, she was hailed as "the authority in the measurement of the human form" and "a world leader in biological anthropology applied to product and system development.
At a Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council meeting in July 2003, chiefs and delegates voted in favor of the formation of a Nuu-chah-nulth Research Ethics Committee, responsible for reviewing all research proposals involving Nuu-chah-nulth subjects and the return of the blood samples from the Institute of Biological Anthropology at Oxford.
Relethford, chairman of the Department of Anthropology at Oneonta and author of The Human Species: An Introduction to Biological Anthropology, the textbook that is used for the course.
In summary, insights from biological anthropology regarding men's reproductive physiology and behavior have been used to demonstrate physiological variation between and within populations and to describe local conditions under which men are more likely to invest in their partners and their children.
After attending an all-girl convent school, Raquel studied biological anthropology and was set to spend a year with a nomadic tribe in Burkina Faso when she realised it wasn't the life for her.
Often passed down family lines, the genetics of arthritis in this unique population was studied extensively during the 1980s by Richard Ward, now head of the Institute of Biological Anthropology at the University of Oxford in England.
Montague Cobb Biological Anthropology Laboratory at Howard University.
Initially, Ali planned to study biological anthropology.
Niskanen ought to brush up on the historical sciences, where speculation abounds and theories are impossible to test because they pertain to unique events that occurred billions, or hundreds of millions, of years in the past: cosmology, much of astronomy, geology, evolutionary biology, biological anthropology.
Weiner earned a Bachelor of Science in biological anthropology and anatomy from Duke University and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
Hediger received a doctorate in Biological Anthropology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1985.

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