Applications of Biological Anthropology to Human Affairs by C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
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Applications of Biological Anthropology to Human Affairs
By C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor

Applications of Biological Anthropology to Human Affairs


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Applications of Biological Anthropology to Human Affairs by C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor

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The unique contribution made by biological anthropology to human welfare lies in the fundamental understanding it can provide of the dynamic interrelationships between physical and social factors. By understanding these patterns, we can interpret the significance of variation in such measures of human well-being in terms of the incidence of disease and mortality rates. Topics covered include reproductive ecology and fertility, nutritional status in relation to health, and the effects of pollution on growth. In the later chapters, the concepts of physiological adaptation, and Darwinian fitness and its relation to individual physical fitness are explored.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521381123
ISBN-10: 0521381126
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Pages: 264
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 22-Aug-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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