Designed for the two-field course covering physical anthropology and archaeology, this clearly written, comprehensive and engaging text has risen to become a market leader. Its balanced coverage of physical anthropology and archaeology helps students understandwhat humans are and were like, andhowthey got to be that way. The new third edition has been updated with all-new Canadian and international research and a newAnthropology in Actionboxed feature highlighting field work done by recent anthropology graduates. A visual revitalization has been accomplished with more photos, new Dorling Kindersley maps, and a handy skeleton diagram inside the cover for quick reference. This popular text will bring a unique perspective to the study of physical anthropology.Ember, Carol R. is the author of 'Physical Anthropology and Archaeology, Third Canadian Edition' with ISBN 9780132053723 and ISBN 0132053721.