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Biological Anthropology Laboratory Activities


Biological Anthropology Laboratory Activities

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The 10 labratory activities in this manual cover the standard laboratory assignments: bone and bone feature identification; Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium; living primate identification and lifestyles; bone interpretation; and lessons studying the skulls of the current known hominid ancestral forms. This books uses high quality color images and assignments that are available through creative-commons, thus avoiding copyright and royalty issues. Now other schools can use this material, saving their... More
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: April 07, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 12, 2013
Keywords: Biological Physical Anthropology Lab Laboratory Manual Activities Workbook Bone Primate Identificati



Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: These activiteis will require an assigned standard text, as this manual does not contain the background reasons or information.  The instructor will also need access to a collection of hominid fossil casts.

Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States


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Avatar for Alex A. G. Taub
3 years ago

Alex A. G. Taub (Faculty)

I have used these activities in my introductory Biological Anthropology course for the past three years.  The posted file is based on these experiences and changes to comply with creative commons rules.



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