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The Resource Disease and demography in the Americas, edited by John W. Verano and Douglas H. Ubelaker

Disease and demography in the Americas, edited by John W. Verano and Douglas H. Ubelaker

Label
Disease and demography in the Americas
Title
Disease and demography in the Americas
Statement of responsibility
edited by John W. Verano and Douglas H. Ubelaker
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
614.4/27
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E59.A5
LC item number
D57 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
E 59.A5
NLM item number
D611 1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verano, John W
  • Ubelaker, Douglas H
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians
  • Indians
  • Indians
  • Paleopathology
  • Epidemics
  • Anthropometry
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Indians, Central American
  • Indians, North American
  • Indians, South American
  • Paleopathology
  • America
Label
Disease and demography in the Americas, edited by John W. Verano and Douglas H. Ubelaker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"One of a series of symposia produced as part of Seeds of Change, the National Museum of Natural History's commemoration of the Columbus Quincentenary"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Skeletal paleopathology : probabilities, possibilities, and impossibilities / Donald J. Ortner -- Prehistoric disease and demography in the Andes / John W. Verano -- Population decline and extinction in La Florida / Clark Spencer Larsen ... [et al.] -- Health and disease in the late prehistoric Southeast / Mary Lucas Powell -- Health and disease in the Southwest before and after Spanish contact / Ann L.W. Stodder and Debra L. Martin -- Demography of prehistoric and early historic Northern Plains populations / Douglas W. Owsley -- Diet and disease in late prehistory / Jane E. Buikstra -- Disease and sociopolitical systems in late prehistoric Illinois / George R. Milner -- Transformation and disease : precontact Ontario Iroquoians / Shelley R. Saunders, Peter G. Ramsden, and D. Ann Herring
  • Effects of contact on the Chumash Indians / Phillip L. Walker and John R. Johnson -- Impact of disease on the precontact and early historic populations of New England and the Maritimes / Catherine C. Carlson, George J. Armelagos, and Ann L. Magennis -- Pre-Columbian treponematosis in coastal North Carolina / Georgieann Bogdan and David S. Weaver -- Summary on disease before and after contact / Arthur C. Aufderheide -- North American Indian population size : changing perspectives / Douglas H. Ubelaker -- Disease and population decline in the Northeast / Dean R. Snow -- Depopulation in the Southeast after 1492 / Russell Thornton, Jonathan Warren, and Tim Miller -- Prehisotric population density in the Amazon Basin / Betty J. Meggers
  • Impact of disease in the sixteenth-century Andean world / Noble David Cook -- Native American trade centers as contagious disease foci / Henry F. Dobyns -- Population and Spanish contact in the Southwest / Steadman Upham -- Yellow fever and the Africanization of the Caribbean / Kenneth F. Kiple and Brian T. Higgins -- Population decline from two epidemics on the Northwest coast / Robert Boyd -- The 1832 inoculation program on the Missouri River / Michael K. Trimble -- Contact shock in Northwestern New Spain, 1518-1764 / Daniel T. Reff -- Summary on population size before and after contact / Alfred W. Crosby
Control code
000117554
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x, 294 p.
Isbn
9781560984016
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
91032713
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117554
  • 117738
Label
Disease and demography in the Americas, edited by John W. Verano and Douglas H. Ubelaker
Publication
Note
"One of a series of symposia produced as part of Seeds of Change, the National Museum of Natural History's commemoration of the Columbus Quincentenary"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Skeletal paleopathology : probabilities, possibilities, and impossibilities / Donald J. Ortner -- Prehistoric disease and demography in the Andes / John W. Verano -- Population decline and extinction in La Florida / Clark Spencer Larsen ... [et al.] -- Health and disease in the late prehistoric Southeast / Mary Lucas Powell -- Health and disease in the Southwest before and after Spanish contact / Ann L.W. Stodder and Debra L. Martin -- Demography of prehistoric and early historic Northern Plains populations / Douglas W. Owsley -- Diet and disease in late prehistory / Jane E. Buikstra -- Disease and sociopolitical systems in late prehistoric Illinois / George R. Milner -- Transformation and disease : precontact Ontario Iroquoians / Shelley R. Saunders, Peter G. Ramsden, and D. Ann Herring
  • Effects of contact on the Chumash Indians / Phillip L. Walker and John R. Johnson -- Impact of disease on the precontact and early historic populations of New England and the Maritimes / Catherine C. Carlson, George J. Armelagos, and Ann L. Magennis -- Pre-Columbian treponematosis in coastal North Carolina / Georgieann Bogdan and David S. Weaver -- Summary on disease before and after contact / Arthur C. Aufderheide -- North American Indian population size : changing perspectives / Douglas H. Ubelaker -- Disease and population decline in the Northeast / Dean R. Snow -- Depopulation in the Southeast after 1492 / Russell Thornton, Jonathan Warren, and Tim Miller -- Prehisotric population density in the Amazon Basin / Betty J. Meggers
  • Impact of disease in the sixteenth-century Andean world / Noble David Cook -- Native American trade centers as contagious disease foci / Henry F. Dobyns -- Population and Spanish contact in the Southwest / Steadman Upham -- Yellow fever and the Africanization of the Caribbean / Kenneth F. Kiple and Brian T. Higgins -- Population decline from two epidemics on the Northwest coast / Robert Boyd -- The 1832 inoculation program on the Missouri River / Michael K. Trimble -- Contact shock in Northwestern New Spain, 1518-1764 / Daniel T. Reff -- Summary on population size before and after contact / Alfred W. Crosby
Control code
000117554
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
x, 294 p.
Isbn
9781560984016
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
91032713
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 117554
  • 117738

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