More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 9/16/2009.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Kappelman's lab manual allows users to investigate and explore important questions about heredity, evolution, and other core topics in the physical anthropology course. As you proceed through the exercises, you will focus on particular problems that help you gain a deeper understanding of the concepts you discuss in class, including natural selection, primate behavior, diet, and questions about human biology that are linked to environmental change.
Table of Contents
|Co-varying Frequencies of the Sickle-Cell Allele and Malaria: An Example of Heredity and Natural Selection|
|The Galapagos Finches: An Example of Natural Selection|
|Primate Characteristics and Classifications|
|Primate Locomotion: Limbs and Levers|
|Primate Limb Indices and Locomotion|
|Primate Diets and Feeding Behaviors|
|Primate Behavior: the Ethogram|
|Reconstructing the Locomotor Behavior of a Fossil Ape|
|Reconstructing the Dietary Behavior of Paranthropus boisei|
|Locomotion of Early Fossil Hominins|
|Body Mass and Sexual Dimorphism in Fossil Hominins|
|The Archaeological Record: Reconstructing Hunting Behavior|
|Discover a Fossil Human!|
|The Adaptive Significance of Skin Color|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|