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The Resource Perspectives in human biology : proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series, editors: N.W. Bruce, L. Freedman, W.F.C. Blumer

Perspectives in human biology : proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series, editors: N.W. Bruce, L. Freedman, W.F.C. Blumer

Label
Perspectives in human biology : proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series
Title
Perspectives in human biology
Title remainder
proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series
Statement of responsibility
editors: N.W. Bruce, L. Freedman, W.F.C. Blumer
Title variation
Biology of the human experience
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ANB
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1923-
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Freedman, Leonard
Dewey number
304.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1943-
  • 1929-
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  • Bruce, N. W.
  • Blumer, W. F. C.
  • University of Western Australia
  • Octagon Lectures Committee
  • Australasian Society for Human Biology
Series statement
Proceedings of the Australasian Society for Human Biology,
Series volume
no. 1
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  • Human genetics
  • Sociology
  • Human genetics
  • Human geography
Target audience
adult
Label
Perspectives in human biology : proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series, editors: N.W. Bruce, L. Freedman, W.F.C. Blumer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Conference [held] 29-31 July 1987"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part I. The octagon lectures biology of the human experience : Introduction -- The evalution of human reproduction / Roger Short -- Fossils teeth and sex : New perspectives in human evolution / Charles Oxnard -- The southern continent : An spisode in human colonization / Rhys Jones -- Technological imperatives and the human experience / Barry Jones -- Part II. Human biology conference perpectives in human biology : Introduction -- Invited papers : Life styles and controlled trails / Ray Johnstone -- A scientific appraisal of naturopathy, homepathy and herbal medicine / Wolfe Segal -- Exercise and Asthma / Alan Morton and Ken Fitch -- The impact of mechanized transport on the biology of human population / Geoffrey Harrison -- The human evolutionary paradigm / Len Freedman -- The small cosmos : Studies on human biology in Papua New Guinea / MIke Alpers -- Physical exercise and human growth / Tim Ackland, JOhn Bloomfield anf Brian Blanksby -- Birth defects in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / Richard Dryden -- Anatomies and lifestyles / Charles Oxnard -- The function of the human mammary gland / Peter Hartmann -- Fiji ancient melting pot in the Pacific / Bob Kirk -- AIDS and the study of human biology (Abstract) / Charles Watson -- Short Communication : A morphometric study of age related change in the trabecular meshwork of the human eye / Paul McMenamin and I am Grierson -- Does the human condition impose unique constraints upon fetal growth / Ann-Maree Lynch -- Interpopulation variation in sympathetic nervous activity / David Jenner and Geoffrey Harrison -- The stockyard site evidence from the shellfish / George Newland -- Two new approaches to biometrics using medial Axis transform / Ver Weitzel -- Aspects of human genetics in Se Spanish prehistory: Epigenetic and multivariate caraniometric analyses / Michael Walker -- Acute metabolic responses to exercise with age / Tim Cable, Hilary Green , Michael Guppy and Gerrard taylor -- Secular changes in the heights and weights of Western Australian Secondary School Children / Brain Blanksby, Christine Taylor and Daryl Foster -- Consistency of perferred tempo in rhythmic jumping / Helen Parker and Richard Lockwood -- Skeletal asymmentry and asynchronous skeletal development / Jim Taylor -- Age changes in lumbo-sacral posture and lumbar sagittal movements in cadavers and in the living / Lance Twomey and Jim Tayor -- Infants weighting less than 2000gms: Risk of death, cerebral palsy and intelectual handicap, by mother's reproductive experience in terms of low birthweight / Anne Read, Fiona Stanley, Dallas English and Sue Mauger -- part III. Human bilogy enrichment seminar : Resume / Neville Bruce
Control code
000006201309
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 306 p.
Isbn
9780864220752
Lccn
86422076
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)183058234
Label
Perspectives in human biology : proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Australasian Society for Human Biology, including Biology of the human experience, the University of Western Australia 1987 Octagon lecture series, editors: N.W. Bruce, L. Freedman, W.F.C. Blumer
Publication
Note
"Conference [held] 29-31 July 1987"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Part I. The octagon lectures biology of the human experience : Introduction -- The evalution of human reproduction / Roger Short -- Fossils teeth and sex : New perspectives in human evolution / Charles Oxnard -- The southern continent : An spisode in human colonization / Rhys Jones -- Technological imperatives and the human experience / Barry Jones -- Part II. Human biology conference perpectives in human biology : Introduction -- Invited papers : Life styles and controlled trails / Ray Johnstone -- A scientific appraisal of naturopathy, homepathy and herbal medicine / Wolfe Segal -- Exercise and Asthma / Alan Morton and Ken Fitch -- The impact of mechanized transport on the biology of human population / Geoffrey Harrison -- The human evolutionary paradigm / Len Freedman -- The small cosmos : Studies on human biology in Papua New Guinea / MIke Alpers -- Physical exercise and human growth / Tim Ackland, JOhn Bloomfield anf Brian Blanksby -- Birth defects in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / Richard Dryden -- Anatomies and lifestyles / Charles Oxnard -- The function of the human mammary gland / Peter Hartmann -- Fiji ancient melting pot in the Pacific / Bob Kirk -- AIDS and the study of human biology (Abstract) / Charles Watson -- Short Communication : A morphometric study of age related change in the trabecular meshwork of the human eye / Paul McMenamin and I am Grierson -- Does the human condition impose unique constraints upon fetal growth / Ann-Maree Lynch -- Interpopulation variation in sympathetic nervous activity / David Jenner and Geoffrey Harrison -- The stockyard site evidence from the shellfish / George Newland -- Two new approaches to biometrics using medial Axis transform / Ver Weitzel -- Aspects of human genetics in Se Spanish prehistory: Epigenetic and multivariate caraniometric analyses / Michael Walker -- Acute metabolic responses to exercise with age / Tim Cable, Hilary Green , Michael Guppy and Gerrard taylor -- Secular changes in the heights and weights of Western Australian Secondary School Children / Brain Blanksby, Christine Taylor and Daryl Foster -- Consistency of perferred tempo in rhythmic jumping / Helen Parker and Richard Lockwood -- Skeletal asymmentry and asynchronous skeletal development / Jim Taylor -- Age changes in lumbo-sacral posture and lumbar sagittal movements in cadavers and in the living / Lance Twomey and Jim Tayor -- Infants weighting less than 2000gms: Risk of death, cerebral palsy and intelectual handicap, by mother's reproductive experience in terms of low birthweight / Anne Read, Fiona Stanley, Dallas English and Sue Mauger -- part III. Human bilogy enrichment seminar : Resume / Neville Bruce
Control code
000006201309
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 306 p.
Isbn
9780864220752
Lccn
86422076
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)183058234

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