Patterns of human growth

Bibliographic Collection: 
Anthropogeny, APE
Publication Type: Book
Authors: Bogin, Barry
Year of Publication: 1999
Volume: Cambridge
Edition: 2nd ed
Number of Pages: xiv, 455 p
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
City: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York
Publication Language: eng
ISBN Number: 0521564387 (pbk.)
Keywords: Human evolution, Human growth, Physical anthropology

An anthropological, evolutionary and biocultural perspective traces the history, basic principles and evolution of the pattern of human growth and establishes a new model of growth regulation.1. Background to the study of human growth -- 2. Basic principles of human growth -- 3. The evolution of human growth -- 4. Evolution of the human life cycle -- 5. Growth variation in living human populations -- 6. Environmental factors influencing growth -- 7. Genetic and endocrine regulation of human growth -- 8. A biocultural view of human growth


Barry Boginill. ; 23 cm

Label: 1988