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The Resource Human frontiers, environments, and disease : past patterns, uncertain futures, Tony McMichael

Human frontiers, environments, and disease : past patterns, uncertain futures, Tony McMichael

Label
Human frontiers, environments, and disease : past patterns, uncertain futures
Title
Human frontiers, environments, and disease
Title remainder
past patterns, uncertain futures
Statement of responsibility
Tony McMichael
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McMichael, A. J.
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA441
LC item number
.M427 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 I-828
  • WA 31
NLM item number
M478h 2001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World health
  • Diseases and history
  • Sustainable development
  • Climatic changes
  • Human ecology
  • Social Medicine
  • Ecology
  • World Health
Label
Human frontiers, environments, and disease : past patterns, uncertain futures, Tony McMichael
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-401) and index
Contents
Disease patterns in human biohistory -- Human biology: the Pleistocene inheritance -- Adapting to diversity: climate, food and infection -- Infectious disease: humans and microbes coevolving -- The Third Horseman: food, farming and famines -- The industrial era: the Fifth Horseman? -- Longer lives and lower birth rates -- Modern affluence: lands of milk and honey -- Cities, social environments and synapses -- Global environmental change: overstepping limits -- Health and disease: an ecological perspective -- Footprints to the future: treading less heavily
Control code
000146460
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780521803113
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2001273445
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 146460
  • 149394
  • (OCoLC)ocm46599886
Label
Human frontiers, environments, and disease : past patterns, uncertain futures, Tony McMichael
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-401) and index
Contents
Disease patterns in human biohistory -- Human biology: the Pleistocene inheritance -- Adapting to diversity: climate, food and infection -- Infectious disease: humans and microbes coevolving -- The Third Horseman: food, farming and famines -- The industrial era: the Fifth Horseman? -- Longer lives and lower birth rates -- Modern affluence: lands of milk and honey -- Cities, social environments and synapses -- Global environmental change: overstepping limits -- Health and disease: an ecological perspective -- Footprints to the future: treading less heavily
Control code
000146460
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 413 p.
Isbn
9780521803113
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2001273445
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 146460
  • 149394
  • (OCoLC)ocm46599886

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