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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/205720
Description: Although it was one of the most important events in the history of palaeoanthropology, many details of the Taung discovery and the events that followed it are still not completely elucidated. In this ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/178376
Description: 4 page(s)
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Authors: Štrkalj, Goran
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/167420
Description: The relevance of the modern evolutionary theory for medical practice and research has been generally acknowledged. It is, however, still debated whether there is enough benefit to be gained from the e ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/167417
Description: This paper presents the newly opened Anatomy and Surgical Skills Facility at the Macquarie University’s Australian School of Advanced Medicine. The facility has been used, since second semester of the ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160100 Anthropology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140085
Description: This paper argues that the history of science - specifically the experimental history of science- may be profitably used in the education of biological anthropologists for teaching human variation. E. ... More
Authors: Štrkalj, Goran
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1105516
Description: Book review of 'Monkey trials and gorilla sermons : evolution and Christianity from Darwin to intelligent design' by Peter J. Bowler. (2007) Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.265 pp. ISBN 978067 ... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/140084
Description: The issue of human variation has recently become of great interest in medical research and practice, but numerous disagreements and misunderstandings surround this complex subject. It might be argued ... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/126048
Description: For a short period of time in the early 20th century, indentured labourers from China were imported to work on the South African gold mines. The Raymond A. Dart Collection of Human Skeletons contains ... More
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Authors: Štrkalj, Goran
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 160100 Anthropology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/150688
Description: 7 page(s)
Authors: Štrkalj, Goran
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149730
Description: Numerous controversies and misunderstandings surround the study of human biological variation. It is agued in this paper that terminological clarification could result in a better understanding of sev ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/107449
Description: Obtaining a bone sample for DNA analysis has traditionally been a destructive practice, which has resulted in reluctance on behalf of curators for skeletal collections to allow invasive testing. A nov ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148584
Description: Significant differences in views on race (once a core anthropological concept) occur between scientists from different countries. In light of the ongoing race debate, we present the concept's current ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/148585
Description: The Raymond A. Dart Collection of Human Skeletons (Dart Collection) is housed in the School of Anatomical Sciences at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and comprises one ... More
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Authors: Štrkalj, Goran
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/38522
Description: The study of human biological variation has been one of the most contentious fields in the history of anthropology and science in general. Most of the current controversies revolve around the concept ... More
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/70610
Description: Based on a collection of interviews with Tobias over a period of six years, on topics such as research into the physical anthropology of living peoples; studies of mammalian chromosomes; an invitation ... More