Humans adapt to their environment through a unique amalgamation of culture and biology. Both are intrinsic to our existence and constitute the dual aspect of human nature. This book addresses topics and themes exploring this close inter-relationship by presenting principles and applications of scientific approaches to human remains. Their appreciation within a human ecological context, incorporating conditions of the natural environment as well as cultural, social and political circumstances of the past, provides the ...

Between Biology and Culture 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107410657

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Between Biology and Culture 2008, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521859363