Introduction to Evolutionary Anthropology by Shawn LehmanIntroduction to Evolutionary Anthropology by Shawn Lehman

Introduction to Evolutionary Anthropology

byShawn Lehman

Paperback | February 28, 2009

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Introduction to Evolutionary Anthropology represents a new, exciting perspective on the field of evolutionary anthropology.  This text explores evolutionary anthropology in a unique and lively manner.  This text is student-friendly, low-tech, and affordable, and has an entertaining and narrative style that is clearly written, comprehensive, and engaging.  The book features an unconventional writing style with fun examples and humorous cartoons throughout the text.

Shawn M. Lehman is an associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Toronto.  Among his field experiences are expeditions to jungles in Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and Madagascar.  He earned his Ph.D. in anthropology at Washington University in St. Louis.  His doctoral research focused on the biogeography...
Title:Introduction to Evolutionary AnthropologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 10.05 × 8.05 × 0.45 inPublished:February 28, 2009Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0132078228

ISBN - 13:9780132078221

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Evolutionary Anthropology

Chapter 2: Microevolution and Evolutionary Anthropology

Chapter 3: Macroevolution and Evolutionary Anthropology

Chapter 4: Living Primates

Chapter 5: Primate Origins

Chapter 6: The First Hominins

Chapter 7: Human Origins: Rise of the Genus Homo

Chapter 8: Human Variation

Chapter 9: Applied Anthropology



Name Index

Subject Index

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