Chapter 9. Dental Morphology

  1. M. Anne Katzenberg Ph.D.2 and
  2. Shelley R. Saunders Ph.D.3
  1. G. Richard Scott Ph.D.

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch9

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

How to Cite

Scott, G. R. (2008) Dental Morphology, 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.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. Department of Anthropology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA

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:

  • dental morphology;
  • archaeological and paleontological record;
  • organic/inorganic composition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Bit of History

  • Fundamental Issues

  • Terms Used to Describe Elements of the Human Dentition

  • Methods

  • Population Studies

  • References