Seasonality and human ecology / edited by S.J. Ulijaszek and S.S. Strickland.
Contributor(s): Strickland, S S | Society for the Study of Human BiologyLanguage: English Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1993.Description: xii, 250p. : ill., diagrs., maps ; 23cm.ISBN: 0521431476
|Item type||Home library||Collection||Shelving location||Class number||Copy number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reservations|
|Book||British Museum||Royal Anthropological Institute||Closed Stacks||H6/HB [SOCIETY-] (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||L63396|
Proceedings of the 35th symposium of the Society for the Study of Human Biology, Cambridge, April 1992.
Contains bibl. references.
Contents: Seasonality and human biology / Francis E. Johnston; The influence of seasonality on hominid evolution / R.A. Foley; Environmental temperature and physiological function / M.A. Stroud; Physiological responses to variations in daylength / D.L. Ingram and M.J. Dauncey; Seasonality and fertility / Lyliane Rosetta; Seasonality of reproductive performance in rural Gambia / Stanley J. Ulijaszek; Seasonal effects on physical growth and development / T.J. Cole; Seasonal variation in the birth prevalence of polygenic multifactorial diseases / A.H. Bittles and L. Sanz; Environment, season and infection / Andrew Tomkins; Seasonal mortality in the elderly / K.J. Collins; Nutritional seasonality: the dimensions of the problem / Anna Ferro-Luzzi and Francesco Branca; Seasonal variation in nutritional status of adults and children in rural Senegal / Kirsten B. Simondon et al; Culture, seasons and stress in two traditional African cultures (Massa and Mussey) / Igor de Garine; Agriculture, modernisation and seasonality / Rebecca A. Huss-Ashmore; Seasonal organisation of work patterns / C. Panter-Brick