Full View of Record

Check Availability Lawrence Library / Main Collection: GF41 .S63 2013Library Info

Author LinkSobo, Elisa Janine,1963-
Title LinkDynamics of human biocultural diversity : a unified approach / Elisa J. Sobo.
Imprint Walnut Creek, Calif. : Left Coast Press, ©2013.
Description 355 pages :  illustrations, maps ;  26 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-342) and index.
Contents Contents: A systems view of human adaptation. Anthropology and complexity ; Genetic adaptation ; Davelopmental adjustment and epigenetic change ; Emergence of culture and people like us ; Global expansion, human variation, and the invention of ’race’ -- Socio-political and economic factors. Foraging : a human baseline ; Agricultural revolution : another great divide ; Epidemics : human settlement and sociality ; Political economy of variation in human health -- Meaningful practices. Diversity in mind-body relations : stress, meaning, and health ; Gender diversity ; Variation in body ideals and outcomes ; Kinship : so relative -- Conclusion. Respecting connections.
Subject LinkHuman ecology.
LinkBiodiversity.
LinkCultural pluralism.
Subject LinkBiodiversity.
LinkCultural pluralism.
LinkHuman ecology.

System Number 000681633
ISBN Link9781611321906 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link1611321905 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link9781611326956 (consumer ebook)
Link1611326958 (consumer ebook)

Choose format: Standard Card catalog Citation Name tags MARC tags



Library home | Hours | Directory | Maps | Ask...