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ANT338 Laboratory Methods in Biological Anthropology

Sources of background information on the social, cultural and medical milieu of the Golden Horseshoe in the 1920 - 1950 period

AJPA Citation Style

American Journal of Physical Anthropology (AJPA) Style

Instructions for AJPA authors, including examples of citing sources.

The literature list must follow CBE style (refer to the CBE Style Manual , 6th edition, Cambridge University Press) and be arranged alphabetically, not chronologically, by author's or authors' surname(s) in the following style: Author's name (or names), year of publication, complete title, volume, and inclusive pages as follows:

Journal article
Trinkaus E, Churchill SE, Ruff CB. 1994. Postcranial robusticity in Homo . II: humeral bilateral asymmetry and bone plasticity. Am J Phys Anthropol 93:1–34.

Bogin B. 2001. The growth of humanity. New York: Wiley-Liss.

Book chapter
Gruner O. 1993. Identification of skulls: A historical review and practical applications. In: Iscan MY, Helmer RP, editors. Forensic analysis of the skull. New York: Wiley-Liss. p 29–45.

Abbreviations of journal titles should follow those used in Index Medicus (see link below).


Journal abbreviations through PubMed (Index Medicus)

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