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The Archaeology of Disease

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This text illustrates how the techniques of palaeopathology and archaeology are used to identify injury and disease patterns in past human populations. The authors employ a biocultural approach, stressing the importance of using both the physical evidence, which is obvious, and the cultural proof, which is often less clear, in a multidisciplinary approach to diseases in pe ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published August 31st 1997 by Cornell University Press (first published May 1st 1995)
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