12:383 Osteobiography [Bower]

Prerequisite: one of the following: 12:363 or permission of Instructor.

This course is designed for in-depth, critical study of the methods used for personal identification markers on human skeletal remains. Methods to determine age, sex, stature, and other personal identification markers will be covered. These methods are the cornerstones of bioarchaeological, palaeodemographic, palaeoepidemiological, and forensic anthropological research.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.