Research Document #40

Lee & Pearson, Background Material

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In the 1880s and 1890s Dr. Karl Pearson made significant contributions to the Royal Society, of which he was a Fellow, in the field of mathematical analysis of the relationship of human height to the length of the femur and the tibia. This paper, written with Miss Alice Lee, is background material for his work in the field of mathematical analysis of the relationship of human height to the length of the femur and the tibia – see Pearson.

This paper is reproduced here by courtesy of the Royal Society. PDF originally produced and stored by JSTOR.

 

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