Research Paper

The Methods and Challenges of Determining Skeleton Sexes

6 pages | 1440 words

This essay discusses the various methods that can be used to determine the sex of a skeleton, as well as the main theoretical perspectives on skeletal sex determination. The essay focuses on a number of key indicators, such as the pelvic girdle, the skull, the rib cage, and the pubes. Additionally, the essay discusses some of the challenges associated with distinguishing between male and female skeletons.