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National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology, 1st Edition

  • includes eBook Printed Access Card
  • National Geographic Learning
  • ISBN-10: 1133603645
  • ISBN-13: 9781133603641
  • 112 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2013 Published
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Overview

About the Product

National Geographic Reader: Biological Anthropology is a part of a ground-breaking new series, the National Geographic Learning Reader Series. This series brings learning to life by featuring compelling images, media and text from National Geographic. Through this engaging content, students develop a clearer understanding of the world around them. Published in a variety of subject areas, the National Geographic Learning Reader Series connects key topics to authentic examples and can be used in conjunction with most standard texts or online materials available for your courses. Access to a media enhanced eBook included with each reader.

Features

  • A collection of articles relevant to Biological Anthropology and Physical Anthropology

  • Each article has an introduction to provide context for the student as well as focus questions that suggest ideas to think about while reading the selection.

  • Rich photography and compelling images are used throughout the reader to further enhance understanding of the selections.

  • The chapter culminating section includes discussion questions to stimulate both in-class discussion and out-of-class work.

  • Additional resources are available via a media-rich eBook. This eBook contains videos as well as the capability to highlight, take notes, search and bookmark.

Reviews

"National Geographic content is stunning, innovative, engaging, captivating, and current. The style of writing brings fascination and excitement to the reader. The quality of all of their resources is outstanding."
— Kendra Hill, South Dakota State University

Table of Contents

About National Geographic Learning.
Preface.
1. THE GREATEST JOURNEY.
Discussion Questions. Join the Debate. Field Journal.
2. ALMOST HUMAN.
Discussion Questions. Join the Debate. Field Journal.
3. LAST OF THE NEANDERTHALS.
Discussion Questions. Join the Debate. Field Journal.
4. THE PEOPLE TIME FORGOT.
Discussion Questions. Join the Debate. Field Journal.
5. THE DOWNSIDE OF UPRIGHT.
Discussion Questions. Join the Debate. Field Journal.