3. Initial Assessments of Skeletal Remains

  1. Linda L. Klepinger

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470007729.ch3

Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology

Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology

How to Cite

Klepinger, L. L. (2006) Initial Assessments of Skeletal Remains, in Fundamentals of Forensic Anthropology, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470007729.ch3

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 31 MAY 2006

Book Series:

  1. Foundations of Human Biology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Matt Cartmill and
  2. Kaye Brown

Series Editor Information

  1. Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471210061

Online ISBN: 9780470007723

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Keywords:

  • assessing initial skeletal remains;
  • human–animal distinction and bear paw deception;
  • MNI, PNI formulation and Lincoln Index approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Human or Not?

  • Number of Individuals Represented