Higher Education

National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology, 1st Edition

  • includes eBook Printed Access Card
  • National Geographic Learning
  • ISBN-10: 1133603645  |  ISBN-13: 9781133603641
  • 112 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $20.75
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About

Overview

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 and Benefits

  • 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.

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.

Alternate Formats

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  • Non-Media Edition

    ISBN-10: 1133941931 | ISBN-13: 9781133941934

    List Price = $32.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.75

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Essentials of Physical Anthropology, 9th + National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology (with Printed Access Card)

ISBN-10: 1285157907  | ISBN-13: 9781285157900

List Price = $180.95  | CengageBrain Price = $180.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $136.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology
    List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $20.75
  • Essentials of Physical Anthropology
    List Price = $174.95  | CengageBrain Price = $174.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $131.25


Bundle: Evolution and Prehistory: The Human Challenge, 9th + National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology (with Printed Access Card)

ISBN-10:  1285157923  | ISBN-13:  9781285157924

List Price = $253.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $188.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology
    List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $20.75
  • Evolution and Prehistory: The Human Challenge
    List Price = $253.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $190.50


Bundle: Introduction to Physical Anthropology 2011-2012 Edition, 13th + National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology (with Printed Access Card)

ISBN-10:  1285158202 | ISBN-13:  9781285158204

List Price = $221.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $164.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • National Geographic Learning Reader: Biological Anthropology
    List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $20.75
  • Introduction to Physical Anthropology 2011-2012 Edition
    List Price = $220.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $165.75


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Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 113394194X | ISBN-13: 9781133941941)

To further enhance students' learning, additional resources are available via a media-rich eBook. This eBook contains videos and as well as the capability to highlight, take notes, search and bookmark.

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95

Student Supplements

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 113394194X | ISBN-13: 9781133941941)

Access the reader and additional resources online via a media-rich eBook. This eBook contains videos as well as the capability to highlight, take notes, search and bookmark.

List Price = $27.95  | CengageBrain Price = $27.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.95