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Record #172946:

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

Title: The health consequences of "modernisation": evidence from circumpolar peoples / Roy J. Shephard, Andris Rode.
Author(s): Shephard, Roy J.
Rode, Andris.
Date: 1996.
Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Abstract: Assesses impact on health of transition from active 'hunter-gatherer' lifestyle to that of sedentary modern living in various populations in circumpolar regions. Examines hazards of living in polar regions and cultural, behavioural and physical adaptations of indigenous peoples. Discusses effects of changes in habitual activity, diet, body composition, pulmonary function and susceptibility to disease.
Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography.
392.8 -- Dietary practices.
612 -- Physiology.
612.015.3 -- Metabolism.
612.39 -- Nutrition, physiology.
612.395 -- Energy requirements.
613/614 -- Health and preventive medicine.
616 -- Disease and pathology.
I -- Medicine and health.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*3) : 613/614
ISBN: 0521474019
SPRI record no.: 172946

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