American Journal of Human Biology

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Editor-in-Chief: Lynnette Leidy Sievert

Impact Factor: 1.928

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 11/81 (Anthropology); 25/83 (Biology)

Online ISSN: 1520-6300

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Announcing AJHB's Toolkit: Methods in Human Biology

Articles published in AJHB’s new section, “Toolkit: Methods in Human Biology,” highlight the methods human biologists use for collecting and analyzing biological information in diverse research settings.

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Study says that male dancing is a "sign of male strength"
Male body movements as possible cues to physical strength: A biochemical analysis, 2013, McCarty et al.

Couch potato kids: Research suggests that children are growing up unable to throw or catch a ball resulting from excess time in front of the big screen
Associations between sedentary behavior and motor coordination in children, 2012, Luís Lopes et al.

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