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Author Conference on Paleopathology and Socioeconomic Change at the Origins of Agriculture (1982 : State University of New York College at Plattsburgh)
Title Paleopathology at the origins of agriculture / edited by Mark Nathan Cohen and George J. Armelagos ; foreword by Clark Spencer Larsen
Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2013
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  R134.8 C748 1982b    AVAILABLE    30530001243468
Edition [2nd ed.]
Descript xxxviii, 618 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Series Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past: local, regional, and global perspectives
Bioarchaeological interpretations of the human past
Note Originally published: New York : Academic Press, 1984
Includes bibliographical references and index
Presents data from nineteen different regions before, during, and after agricultural transitions, analyzing populations in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and South America while primarily focusing on North America. A wide range of health indicators are discussed, including mortality, episodic stress, physical trauma, degenerative bone conditions, isotopes, and dental pathology
Subject Paleopathology -- Congresses
Agriculture -- Origin -- Congresses
Agriculture -- History -- Congresses
Alt Author Cohen, Mark Nathan
Armelagos, George J
Larsen, Clark Spencer
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