The health consequences of "modernization" : evidence from circumpolar peoples / Roy J. Shephard, Andris Rode.

What are the health consequences of a transition from an active 'hunter-gatherer' lifestyle to that of sedentary modern living? In this book, the impact of 'modernization' is assessed in various populations in the circumpolar regions. The hazards of living in polar regions, and t...

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Main Authors: Shephard, Roy J., (Author), Rode, A. 1940- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Series:Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology ; 17.
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