Introduction

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Abstract

This chapter includes the histories of the first two editions by Don Ortner, along with a statement outlining the development of this third edition, including the manner in which it builds on the fundamental concepts of the earlier volumes. Acknowledgments for all three editions appear, along with the abbreviations for the institutions at which the images reproduced in this volume were taken.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOrtner's Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains
PublisherElsevier
Pages1-9
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9780128097380
ISBN (Print)9780128099018
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

Keywords

  • Diagnosis
  • History
  • Human paleopathology
  • Ortner
  • Putschar

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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    Buikstra, J. E. (2019). Introduction. In Ortner's Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains (pp. 1-9). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-809738-0.00001-6