Evolution and Prehistory: The Human Challenge (10th Edition) by William A. Haviland, Dana Walrath, Harald E. L. Prins, Bunny

By William A. Haviland, Dana Walrath, Harald E. L. Prins, Bunny McBride

Supplying compelling pictures, enticing examples, and choose reports through anthropologists in quite a few destinations worldwide, Haviland, Walrath, Prins and McBride current evolution and prehistory in brilliant, obtainable phrases, and reveal how the sphere is appropriate to knowing the advanced global round you. You'll give you the option to discover different methods people face the problem of life; find out about the relationship among biology and tradition during human evolutionary heritage in addition to in shaping modern human biology, ideals, and behaviour; and notice the influence of globalization at the persisted survival of our species and planet.

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Her recent work on Alzheimer’s disease combines anthropology with memoir and visual art. Spanning a variety of disciplines, her work has been supported by diverse sources such as the National Science Foundation for the Arts, the Centers for Disease Control, the Health Resources and Services Administration, the Vermont Studio Center, the Vermont Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts. She is currently a Fulbright Scholar at the American University of xxxi Copyright 2013 Cengage Learning.

The CD-ROM offers students an inviting, authentic learning environment, one that also contains a dynamic quizzing feature that permits students to test their knowledge of fossil and species identification, as well as providing detailed information about the fossil record. Readings and Case Studies Classic and Contemporary Readings in Physical Anthropology, edited by M. K. Sandford with Eileen M. Jackson This highly accessible reader emphasizes science— its principles and methods—as well as the historical development of physical anthropology and the Preface xxix applications of new technology to the discipline.

Prins is a University Distinguished Professor of cultural anthropology at Kansas State University. S. universities, he previously taught at Radboud University (Netherlands), Bowdoin College and Colby College in Maine, and was a visiting professor at the University of Lund, Sweden. Also named a Distinguished University Teaching Scholar, he received numerous honors for his outstanding academic teaching, including the Presidential Award in 1999, Carnegie Professor of the Year for Kansas in 2006, and the AAA/ Oxford University Press Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching of Anthropology in 2010.

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