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[Some notes on methods of age estimation: an attempt in a Sundanese village, West Java].

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Tōnan Ajia kenkyū
Publication Date
Volume
20
Issue
2
Pages
260–284
Identifiers
PMID: 12312339
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

This study is concerned with the problem of age misstatement in Indonesia. The author first presents an analysis of age data that were collected directly from the population of a Sundanese village in West Java and that indicate the extent of the problem. Various approaches used to estimate age and the problems associated with their use are then described. (summary in ENG)

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