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Title Health change in the Asia-Pacific region : biocultural and epidemiological approaches / edited by Ryutaro Ohtsuka, Stanley J. Ulijaszek
Imprint New York ; Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RA650.7.S68 H43 2007    AVAILABLE    30520020672722
Descript viii, 313 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology ; 52
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Health change in the Asia-Pacific region: disparate end-points? / Stanley J. Ulijaszek and Ryutaro Ohtsuka -- Interactions of nutrition, genetics and infectious disease in the Pacific: implications for prehistoric migrations / Stephen Oppenheimer -- Biocultural adaptation and population connectedness in the Asia-Pacific region / Ryutaro Ohtsuka -- Changing nutritional health in South East Asia / Geoffrey C. Marks -- Obesity and nutritional health in Hong Kong Chinese people / Gary T.C. Ko -- Modernization, nutritional adaptability and health in Papua New Guinea highlanders and Solomon Islanders / Taro Yamauchi -- Tongan obesity: causes and consequences / Tsukasa Inaoka, Yasuhiro Matsumura and Kazuhiro Suda -- Nutrition and health in modernizing Samoans: temporal trends and adaptive perspectives / Ember D. Keighley ... [et al.] -- Health patterns of Pacific Islanders and Asians in the United States / W. Parker Frisbie ... [et al.] -- Impacts of modernization and transnationalism on nutritional health of Cook Islanders / Stanley J. Ulijaszek -- Mortality decline in the Pacific: economic development and other explanations / Alistair Woodward and Tony Blakely -- Health changes in Papua New Guinea: from adaptation to double jeopardy? / Robert Attenborough
Subject Health transition -- Southeast Asia
Health transition -- East Asia
Health transition -- Islands of the Pacific
Nutrition -- Southeast Asia
Nutrition -- East Asia
Nutrition -- Islands of the Pacific
Health Transition -- Asia, Southeastern
Health Transition -- Far East
Health Transition -- Pacific Islands
Anthropology, Cultural -- Asia, Southeastern
Anthropology, Cultural -- Far East
Anthropology, Cultural -- Pacific Islands
Nutritional Status -- Asia, Southeastern
Nutritional Status -- Far East
Nutritional Status -- Pacific Islands
Socioeconomic Factors -- Asia, Southeastern
Socioeconomic Factors -- Far East
Socioeconomic Factors -- Pacific Islands
Alt Author Ōtsuka, Ryūtarō
Ulijaszek, Stanley J
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