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Western Diseases

Their Emergence and Prevention

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HARDCOVER

$85.00 • £68.95 • €76.50

ISBN 9780674950207

Publication Date: 08/03/1981

Short

456 pages

4 photos, 34 figures, 71 tables

Not for sale in UK, British Commonwealth & Europe (except Canada)

Related Subjects

  • Contributors
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Part I: Emergence of Western diseases in sub-Saharal Africans
  • Part II: Environmental factors of certain diseases
  • Part III: Hunter-gatherers
  • Part IV: Peasant agriculturalists
  • Part V: Migrants and mixed ethnic groups
  • Part VI: Far East
  • Part VII: Regression of certain Wester diseases
  • Part VIII: Summary
  • Index

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