Human Biology of Afro-Caribbean Populations

Human Biology of Afro-Caribbean Populations

by Lorena Madrigal
     
 

First published in 2006, this is a comprehensive review of the health, demography and population genetics of Caribbean populations of African descent.See more details below

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First published in 2006, this is a comprehensive review of the health, demography and population genetics of Caribbean populations of African descent.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781107406018
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/26/2012
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology, #45
Pages:
268
Sales rank:
683,573
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

1. The African slave trade and the Caribbean; 2. Obesity, hypertension and non-insulin-dependent diabetes; 3. Infectious disease epidemiology and Afro-Caribbean populations; 4. Population genetics of Afro-Caribbean groups; 5. Demography of Afro-Caribbean groups; 6. The Afro-Caribbean population in Limón, Costa Rica; References.

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