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Third edition of key reference text now in print for Dr. Anne Katzenberg


Thursday, October 25, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Anne Katzenberg and co-editor Dr. Anne Grauer (Loyola University) on the release of the third edition of: "Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton". 

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, 3rd Edition, M. Anne Katzenberg (Editor), Anne L. Grauer (Editor). Wiley-Blackwell Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-119-15164-7

From the publisher: An indispensable resource on advanced methods of analysis of human skeletal and dental remains in archaeological and forensic contexts.

 Now in its third edition, Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton has become a key reference for bioarchaeologists, human osteologists, and paleopathologists throughout the world. It builds upon basic skills to provide the foundation for advanced scientific analyses of human skeletal remains in cultural, archaeological, and theoretical contexts.

 This new edition features updated coverage of topics including histomorphometry, dental morphology, stable isotope methods, and ancient DNA, as well as several new chapters on paleopathology.

 It also covers bioarchaeological ethics, taphonomy and the nature of archaeological assemblages, biomechanical analyses of archaeological human skeletons, and more. Covering the latest advanced methods and techniques for analyzing skeletal and dental remains from archaeological discoveries, Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton is a trusted text for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals in human osteology, bioarchaeology, and paleopathology.