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The Resource Human biologists in the archives : demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations, edited by D. Ann Herring and Alan C. Swedlund

Human biologists in the archives : demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations, edited by D. Ann Herring and Alan C. Swedlund

Label
Human biologists in the archives : demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations
Title
Human biologists in the archives
Title remainder
demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations
Statement of responsibility
edited by D. Ann Herring and Alan C. Swedlund
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of papers presented at the symposium, Human Biology in the Archives, jointly sponsored by the Human Biology Association and American Association of Physical Anthropologists
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN296
LC item number
.H86 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herring, Ann
  • Swedlund, Alan C
Series statement
Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology
Series volume
35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Physical anthropology
Label
Human biologists in the archives : demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations, edited by D. Ann Herring and Alan C. Swedlund
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors
  • Foreword/
  • Sydel Silverman
  • Michael A. Little
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.
  • Human biologists in the archives: demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations/
  • Alan C. Swedlund
  • D. Ann Herring
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • use of archives in the study of microevolution: changing demography and epidemiology in Escazu, Costa Rica/
  • Lorena Madrigal
  • p. 11
  • 3.
  • Anthropometric data and population history/
  • John H. Relethford
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • For everything there is a season: Chumash Indian births, marriages, and deaths at the Alta California missions/
  • Phillip L. Walker
  • John R. Johnson
  • p. 53
  • 5.
  • Children of the poor: infant mortality in the Erie County Almshouse during the mid nineteenth century/
  • Rosanne L. Higgins
  • p. 78
  • 6.
  • Worked to the bone: the biomechanical consequences of 'labor therapy' at a nineteenth century asylum/
  • Shawn M. Phillips
  • p. 96
  • 7.
  • Monitored growth: anthropometrics and health history records at a private New England middle school, 1935-1960/
  • Lynnette Leidy Sievert
  • p. 130
  • 8.
  • Scarlet fever epidemics of the nineteenth century: a case of evolved pathogenic virulence?/
  • Alan C. Swedlund
  • Alison K. Donta
  • p. 159
  • 9.
  • ecology of a health crisis: Gibraltar and the 1865 cholera epidemic/
  • Lawrence A. Sawchuk
  • Stacie D. A. Burke
  • p. 178
  • 10.
  • War and population composition in Aland, Finland/
  • James H. Mielke
  • p. 216
  • 11.
  • Infectious diseases in the historical archives: a modeling approach/
  • Lisa Sattenspiel
  • p. 234
  • 12.
  • Where were the women?/
  • Anne L. Grauer
  • p. 266
  • p. 289
  • 13.
  • Malnutrition among northern peoples of Canada in the 1940s: an ecological and economic disaster/
  • D. Ann Herring
  • Sylvia Abonyi
  • Robert D. Hoppa
  • 14.
  • Archival research in physical anthropology/
  • Malcolm T. Smith
  • p. 311
  • Index.
  • p. 337
Control code
CSHR04-B2699
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 341 p.
Isbn
9780521801041
Lccn
2003024452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Human biologists in the archives : demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations, edited by D. Ann Herring and Alan C. Swedlund
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors
  • Foreword/
  • Sydel Silverman
  • Michael A. Little
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.
  • Human biologists in the archives: demography, health, nutrition and genetics in historical populations/
  • Alan C. Swedlund
  • D. Ann Herring
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • use of archives in the study of microevolution: changing demography and epidemiology in Escazu, Costa Rica/
  • Lorena Madrigal
  • p. 11
  • 3.
  • Anthropometric data and population history/
  • John H. Relethford
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • For everything there is a season: Chumash Indian births, marriages, and deaths at the Alta California missions/
  • Phillip L. Walker
  • John R. Johnson
  • p. 53
  • 5.
  • Children of the poor: infant mortality in the Erie County Almshouse during the mid nineteenth century/
  • Rosanne L. Higgins
  • p. 78
  • 6.
  • Worked to the bone: the biomechanical consequences of 'labor therapy' at a nineteenth century asylum/
  • Shawn M. Phillips
  • p. 96
  • 7.
  • Monitored growth: anthropometrics and health history records at a private New England middle school, 1935-1960/
  • Lynnette Leidy Sievert
  • p. 130
  • 8.
  • Scarlet fever epidemics of the nineteenth century: a case of evolved pathogenic virulence?/
  • Alan C. Swedlund
  • Alison K. Donta
  • p. 159
  • 9.
  • ecology of a health crisis: Gibraltar and the 1865 cholera epidemic/
  • Lawrence A. Sawchuk
  • Stacie D. A. Burke
  • p. 178
  • 10.
  • War and population composition in Aland, Finland/
  • James H. Mielke
  • p. 216
  • 11.
  • Infectious diseases in the historical archives: a modeling approach/
  • Lisa Sattenspiel
  • p. 234
  • 12.
  • Where were the women?/
  • Anne L. Grauer
  • p. 266
  • p. 289
  • 13.
  • Malnutrition among northern peoples of Canada in the 1940s: an ecological and economic disaster/
  • D. Ann Herring
  • Sylvia Abonyi
  • Robert D. Hoppa
  • 14.
  • Archival research in physical anthropology/
  • Malcolm T. Smith
  • p. 311
  • Index.
  • p. 337
Control code
CSHR04-B2699
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 341 p.
Isbn
9780521801041
Lccn
2003024452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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