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Western Diseases: An Evolutionary Perspective.

Pollard, T.M.



This book explores the impact of the modern western lifestyle on human health. The application of an evolutionary perspective provides a strong theoretical foundation to an analysis of health problems such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, stress, breast cancer and allergy. See:


Pollard, T. (2008). Western Diseases: An Evolutionary Perspective. Cambridge University Press

Book Type Authored Book
Publication Date 2008-04
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Series Title Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology.
ISBN 9780521851800
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