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The anthropology of modern human teeth : dental morphology and its variation in recent and fossil Homo sapiens / G. Richard Scott, Christy G. Turner II, Grant C. Townsend, María Martinón-Torres

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Author:
Scott, George Richard  Search this
Turner, Christy G.  Search this
Townsend, Grant  Search this
Martinón-Torres, María  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 396 pages : illustrations
Type:
Books
Date:
2018
Notes:
Previous edition has subtitle: Dental morphology and its variation in recent human populations.
ANTH copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Gift from the Margery Masinter Foundation Endowment for Illustrated Books.
Contents:
Dental anthropology and morphology -- Description and classification of permanent crown and root traits -- Biological considerations : ontogeny, asymmetry, sex dimorphism, and inter-trait association -- Genetics of morphological trait expression -- Geographic variation in tooth crown and root morphology -- Establishing method and theory for using dental morphology in reconstructions of human population history -- Dental morphology and population history -- Fossil hominin dental morphology with a focus on Homo sapiens
Topic:
Dental anthropology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093418