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Title Building a new biocultural synthesis : political-economic perspectives on human biology / edited by Alan H. Goodman and Thomas L. Leatherman.
Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 1998.

Series Linking levels of analysis
Linking levels of analysis.
Subject Physical anthropology.
Social history.
Human remains (Archaeology)
Medical anthropology.
Anthropology, Physical.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Sociology, Medical.
Alt Name Goodman, Alan H.
Leatherman, Thomas L.
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 486 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome. rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Traversing the chasm between biology and culture : an introduction -- The evolution of human adaptability paradigms : toward a biology of poverty -- Political economy and social fields -- The development of critical medical anthropology : implications for biological anthropology -- Linking political economy and human biology : lessons from North American archaeology -- The biological consequences of inequality in antiquity -- Owning the sins of the past : historical trends, missed opportunities, and new directions in the study of human remains -- Nature, nurture, and the determinants of infant mortality : a case study from Massachusetts, 1830-1920 -- Unequal in death as in life : a sociopolitical analysis of the 1813 Mexico City typhus epidemic -- Illness, social relations, and household production and reproduction in the Andes of southern Peru -- On the (un)natural history of the Tupi-Monde Indians : bioanthropology and change in the Brazilian Amazon -- The political ecology of population increase and malnutrition in southern Honduras -- The biocultural impact of tourism on Mayan communities -- Poverty and nutrition in eastern Kentucky : the political economy of childhood growth -- Race, racism, and anthropology -- Beyond European enlightenment : toward a critical and humanistic human biology -- Latin American social medicine and the politics of theory -- Nature, political ecology, and social practice : toward an academic and political agenda -- What could be : biocultural anthropology for the next generation.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 9780472022700 (electronic bk.)
0472022709 (electronic bk.)
0472096060 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
9780472096060 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
0472066064 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
9780472066063 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
ISBN/ISSN 10.3998/mpub.10398
OCLC # 646676887
Additional Format Print version: Building a new biocultural synthesis. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 1998 (DLC) 98025385 (OCoLC)39281858

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