ANTH/BIOL/CRIM 2400 Forensic Anthropology
Final Study Guide
Ethnocentrism- Idea your culture or beliefs are better than others. At first it can be looked at as
bad but everyone needs a little pride in their own beliefs/cultures just not by putting
Terms (define and give examples, where relevant):
Osteology- the study of the structure and function of the skeleton and bony structures.
nutrient foramen- The opening into the canal which gives passage to the blood vessels of the medullary cavity of a bo
ANTH/BIOL/CRIM 2400 Human Osteology
Test 3 Study Guide
premortem (antemortem)- Before death for example diseases or other health issues.
Perimortem- Around the time of death. This is relevant for crimes.
Postmortem- At the very end or after death,