Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

The Riddle of the Bones Politics, Science, Race, and the Story of Kennewick Man

by Roger Downey

  • ISBN: 9780387988771
  • ISBN10: 0387988777

The Riddle of the Bones Politics, Science, Race, and the Story of Kennewick Man

by Roger Downey

  • List Price: $29.99
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Publish date: 02/01/2000
  • ISBN: 9780387988771
  • ISBN10: 0387988777
used Add to Cart $4.50
You save: 85%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $26.10
You save: 13%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description: From its discovery in the Columbia River shallows three years ago, reporter Roger Downey has chronicled the epic adventures of the skeleton called "Kennewick Man": first as pretext for a media feeding-frenzy, then as centerpiece of a legal circus pitting celebrated scientists against Native Americans, the Corps of Engineers, and the Clinton White House, finally, at long last, as object of rational scientific study. The saga of Kennewick Man offers abundant opportunity to explore today's rapidly-changing scientific theories about how the Americas first came to be settled, and by whom. But it also casts light on the divisions within the fields of anthropology and archaeology concerning the role of politics and race in the pursuit of scientific goals, what constitutes ethical procedure in dealing with ancient remains, and the very purpose and direction of the scientific enterprise itself.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: HPB-Emerald
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$4.50
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: HPB-Ruby
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$5.62
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: HPB-Diamond
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$8.98
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Books Revisited
Location: Saint Cloud, MN
Condition: Good
Hardcover in dust jacket, minor wear, previous owner bookplate inside front cover, binding tight and pages bright, a very nice copy!
Price:
$10.10
Comments:
Hardcover in dust jacket, minor wear, previous owner bookplate inside front cover, binding tight and pages bright, a very nice copy!
Seller: Novel Ideas Books
Location: Decatur, IL
Condition: Very Good
0387988777. Large 8vo 9"-10" tall; 202 pages.
Price:
$10.12
Comments:
0387988777. Large 8vo 9"-10" tall; 202 pages.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Houston,, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$10.79
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: HPB-Emerald
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$11.23
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: bratsbargainbooks
Location: Waresboro, GA
Condition: New
Never Read-may have light shelf or handling wear-has a price sticker or price
[...]
Price:
$13.15
Comments:
Never Read-may have light shelf or handling wear-has a price sticker or price
[...]
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Houston,, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$21.10
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).