AnthropologyANTH 105 Human Paleopathology

Examines paleopathology beginning with ancient hominid populations and proceeding to modern populations. Uses both the skeletal evidence and historical documentation when available. Considers evolutionary, cultural, and biological factors. Topics include: osteological diagnosis of infectious disease; trauma; nutritional deficiencies; dental disease; and developmental defects.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 1; ANTH 102A recommended.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Winter

Instructor

Emily Schach