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Socioecology and Psychology of Primates Edited by Russell H. Tuttle. xv + 474 pp. Mouton & Co., The Hague, Paris. Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Aldine, 1975. $30.00. (Reviewed by R. G. Rawlins, Caribbean Primate Research Center) Knowledge of Illness in a Sepik Society: A Study of the Gnau, New Guinea. By Gilbert Lewis. 379 pp. London School of Economics, Monographs on Social Anthropology, no. 52, Humanities Press Inc., New Jersey, 1975. $33.75. (Reveiwed by Setha Low, University of Pennsylvania) Report of the Task Group on Reference Man. A report prepared by a Task Group of Committee 2 of the International Commission on Radiolog­ical Protection. Edited by W. S. Snyder (Chairman), xix T 480 pp. Pergamon Press, New York, 1975. $40.00. (Reviewed by Stanley M. Garn, University of Michigan) Primate Functional Morphology and Evolution. Edited by R. H. Tuttle. xv T 559 pp., 31 plates. Mouton Publishers, The Hague & Paris; distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Aldine, Chicago, 1975. $34.50. (Reviewed by Robert B. Eckhardt, The Pennsylvania State University) Determinants of Mandibular Growth and Form. Edited by J. A. McNa­mara, Jr. vii + 275 pp., illustrated. Monograph No. 4, “Craniofacial Growth Series. Center for Human Growth and Development, Uni­versity of Michigan. Ann Arbor, MI, 48104, 1975. $14.(X). (Reviewed by Wilton Marion Krogman, Lancaster, Pennsylvania) The Measures of Man: Methodologies in Biological Anthropology. Edited by Eugene Giles and Jonathan S. Friedlaender. xl + 653 pp. Peabody Museum Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1976. (Reviewed by J. S. Weiner, University of London) Chromosome Variations in Human Evolution. Edited by A. J. Boyce. 131 pp. Halsted Press, New York, 1976. $12.00. (Reviewed by Vincent F. Garry, Jr., University of Minnesota)