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The Resource An ecology of high-altitude infancy : a biocultural perspective, Andrea S. Wiley, (electronic book)

An ecology of high-altitude infancy : a biocultural perspective, Andrea S. Wiley, (electronic book)

Label
An ecology of high-altitude infancy : a biocultural perspective
Title
An ecology of high-altitude infancy
Title remainder
a biocultural perspective
Statement of responsibility
Andrea S. Wiley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book considers how the unique mountain ecology and socio-cultural patterns of the Himalayan region of Ladakh contribute to a peculiar pattern of infant mortality. Highlighting the roles of ecology, culture, history, and political economy, it stresses the burdens of women's work in this region as crucial to birth outcome
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiley, Andrea S.
Dewey number
306.4/61/09546
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN296.5.I4
LC item number
W55 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in medical anthropology
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Infants
  • Altitude, Influence of
  • Human ecology
  • Ladākh (India)
Label
An ecology of high-altitude infancy : a biocultural perspective, Andrea S. Wiley, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10124746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 244 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521536820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An ecology of high-altitude infancy : a biocultural perspective, Andrea S. Wiley, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10124746
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 244 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780521536820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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