Non-Metric Cranial Differentiation Between Asian and Native American Populations for Ancestry Assessment
Louisiana State University
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"The purpose of ancestry research is to find and understand the ways in which human variation manifests in the skeleton and can contribute to the uniqueness of populations which are concentrated in various geographic regions. Though often confused as a form of racial identification, ancestry does not rely solely upon an outward appearance."
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- Burials and Human Remains
- Impact on Communities - Local, Descendant, etc.
- Respect for and Responsibility to Affected Groups
- Standards of Data Collection, Recordation, Analysis