The Cambridge dictionary of human biology and evolution / Larry L. Mai, Marcus Young Owl, M. Patricia Kersting.

Author
Other titles
  • Dictionary of human biology and evolution.
Published
  • Cambridge [Eng.] : Cambridge University Press 2005
Physical description
1 online resource (670 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-280-41769-2
  • 9786610417698
  • 0-511-19877-9
  • 0-511-18177-9
  • 0-511-12502-X
  • 0-511-32405-7
  • 0-511-12588-7
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Service provider: Credo
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • English
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue
  • Description based on title page of print version.
Contents
  • Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Word roots; Abbreviations; The Cambridge Dictionary; Appendix 1 A taxonomy of extinct primates; Appendix 2 A taxonomy of recent and extant primates; Appendix 3: Table of extant primate species; Appendix 4 A geological time scale; Appendix 5 Terrestrial chronology of the Pleistocene 'ice age' in the Northern Hemisphere; Appendix 6 The Marine Oxygen Isotope Chronology; Appendix 7 Anatomical landmarks, postcranial bones, and major muscle groups; Appendix 8 Event timeline of human biology and evolution
  • Appendix 9 Tentative hominid phylogenyAppendix 10 The Greek alphabet;
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Genre
  • Dictionaries.
  • Dictionary.
  • Dictionnaire (Descripteur de forme)
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • The Dictionary of Human Biology and Evolution is a must-have volume for anyone interested in human biology, primatology or evolution. Packed with 13000 descriptions of terms, specimens, and sites, it also includes word roots, taxonomies and reference tables for extinct and extant primates, and illustrations of landmarks, bones and muscles.

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Birmingham City University: Mary Seacole Library 612.003 Mai TWO WEEK LOAN
University of Bradford Online location [Dawsonera]
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University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library QP34.5 MAI Reference
British Library: Lending Collection m05/.28086
British Library: Science, Technology and Industry, St Pancras Reading Rooms (B) 612.003
British Museum Library: Anthropology Library H1/HB [CAM-]
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University of Cambridge Libraries: Moore Library: Main Library (CSL) QP34.5 .M24 2005
University of Cambridge Libraries: Pembroke College: Main Library 575,96
University of Cambridge Libraries: Sidney Sussex College: Ground Floor HGE 3B Mai
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University of Cambridge Libraries: Hughes Hall Library: Main Library 612.003 MAI
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Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 3 612.003 MAI
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University of Essex: Request from store -- Store 2 QP 11
University of Liverpool Library: Sydney Jones Library QP34.5.M21 3
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Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Reference 612.003 MAI
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University of Oxford Libraries: Radcliffe Science Library: Vere Harmsworth Library Stack GN 281 MAI
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