Postscript

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Abstract

Written following the completion of the text for this volume, this postscript first outlines the rationale for entitling the book, Ortner’s Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains, Third Edition. It then describes the decisions made in creating this third edition, setting it apart from the earlier volumes. In closing, the distinctive nature of 21st century paleopathology is considered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOrtner's Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains
PublisherElsevier
Pages823-824
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9780128097380
ISBN (Print)9780128099018
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

Keywords

  • Human remains
  • Ortner
  • Paleopathology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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    Buikstra, J. E. (2019). Postscript. In Ortner's Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains (pp. 823-824). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-809738-0.00024-7