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Published by Mouton in The Hague, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Anthropometry -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Human population genetics -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Prehistoric peoples -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Europe -- Antiquities -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      Statementeditors Ilse Schwidetzky, B. Chiarelli and Olga Necrasov.
      SeriesWorld anthropology
      ContributionsSchwidetzky, Ilse, 1907-, Chiarelli, A. B., Necrasov, O. C. 1910-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN58.E85 P58
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 446 p. :
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3821371M
      ISBN 109027979006
      LC Control Number81130876

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The Hague ; New York: Mouton, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ilse Schwidetzky; Brunetto Chiarelli; O C Necrasov. Microevolution and exogamy / Ginette Billy --Constitutional research on Italian army recruits / Luigi Brian and Antonio Guerci --Some anthropological research among the Ladine populations of the Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy / Cleto Corrain and Mariantonia Capitanio --Digital dermatoglyphics: quantitative aspects in the population of seven.

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The Status of the Race Concept in Physical Anthropology There are hereditary differences among human beings. Some of these differences have geographical correlates. Some ge-netic variants that produce physical or behavioral deficits occur significantly more often.

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Physical Anthropology, and the American Anthropological Association ABSTRACT In the s, U.S. physical anthropology underwent a period of introspection that marked a change from the old physi-cal anthropology that was largely race based to the new physical anthropology, espoused by Washburn and others for over a decade, which incorporated the File Size: 1MB.

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