Chapter 4. Juvenile Skeletons and Growth-Related Studies

  1. M. Anne Katzenberg Ph.D.1 and
  2. Shelley R. Saunders Ph.D.2
  1. Shelley R. Saunders Ph.D.

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch4

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

How to Cite

Saunders, S. R. (2008) Juvenile Skeletons and Growth-Related Studies, in Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition (eds M. A. Katzenberg and S. R. Saunders), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Archaeology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

  2. 2

    Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471793724

Online ISBN: 9780470245842

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Keywords:

  • under-representation of immature individuals;
  • newborn infants;
  • age-specific differences

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sampling

  • Sex Estimation

  • Age Estimation

  • Growth Studies of Archaeological Skeletal Samples

  • Suggestions for Future Research

  • Acknowledgements

  • References