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Lecture: "Why Do Humans Have Difficult Childbirth and Helpless Newborns?" Karen Rosenberg, University of Delaware

Karen Rosenberg

A biological anthropologist, Rosenberg's work focuses on human evolution, with special emphasis on Neanderthals. She conducts research into the evolution of women and childbirth practices and is the co-editor of the journal PaleoAnthropology.

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This talk is co-sponsored by the Center for Research on Families.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Old Chapel, UMass Amherst
Free and open to the public

Karen Rosenberg, PhD
Professor of Anthropology
University of Delaware