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The Resource The First Americans : origins, affinities, and adaptations, edited by William S. Laughlin and Albert B. Harper

The First Americans : origins, affinities, and adaptations, edited by William S. Laughlin and Albert B. Harper

Label
The First Americans : origins, affinities, and adaptations
Title
The First Americans
Title remainder
origins, affinities, and adaptations
Statement of responsibility
edited by William S. Laughlin and Albert B. Harper
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Volume results from the Wenner-Gren Foundation conference held at Burg-Wartenstein, Austria in 1976. Contains 15 papers focusing on the first Americans and the processes of adaptation, the analysis of variability, affinities, origins and health
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Laughlin, William S
  • Harper, Albert B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians
  • Indians
  • Human population genetics
  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Indians, North American
  • North America
Label
The First Americans : origins, affinities, and adaptations, edited by William S. Laughlin and Albert B. Harper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a conference held at the European Conference Center of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Burg-Wartenstein, Austria, Aug. 21-30, 1976
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first Americans: origins, affinities, and adaptations / William S. Laughlin and Susan I. Wolf -- Landscape and climate of Beringia during Late Pleistocene and Holocene time / David M. Hopkins -- The origin and dispersion of American Indians in North America / James B. Griffin -- Anthropometry of Siberian peoples / Valeri P. Alexseev -- Aleuts and Eskimos: survivors of the Bering Land Bridge coast / William S. Laughlin, Jorgen B. Jorgensen, and Bruno Frohlich -- Blood polymorphisms and the origins of New World populations / Michelle Lampl and Baruch S. Blumberg -- Dental traits in Ainu, Australian aborigines, and New World populations / Kazuro Hanihara -- Genetic distances, trees, and maps of North American Indians / James N. Spuhler -- Blood groups of Siberians, Eskimos, and subarctic and Northwest Coast Indians: the problem of origins and genetic relationships / Emoke J.E. Szathmary -- Genetic differentiation in Australia and the western Pacific and its bearing on the origin of the first Americans / Robert L. Kirk -- Analytic methods for genetic and adaptational studies / William J. Schull and Francisco Rothhammer -- Patterning of skeletal pathologies and epidemiology / T. Dale Stewart -- Anthropometric variation of native American children and adults / Francis E. Johnston and Lawrence M. Schell -- Endogamy and exogamy in two Arctic communities: Aleut and East Greenlandic Eskimo / Joelle Robert-Lamblin -- Life expectancy and population adaptation: the Aleut centenarian approach / Albert B. Harper
Control code
5310329
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780895741035
Lccn
79019722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)156447
Label
The First Americans : origins, affinities, and adaptations, edited by William S. Laughlin and Albert B. Harper
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a conference held at the European Conference Center of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Burg-Wartenstein, Austria, Aug. 21-30, 1976
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first Americans: origins, affinities, and adaptations / William S. Laughlin and Susan I. Wolf -- Landscape and climate of Beringia during Late Pleistocene and Holocene time / David M. Hopkins -- The origin and dispersion of American Indians in North America / James B. Griffin -- Anthropometry of Siberian peoples / Valeri P. Alexseev -- Aleuts and Eskimos: survivors of the Bering Land Bridge coast / William S. Laughlin, Jorgen B. Jorgensen, and Bruno Frohlich -- Blood polymorphisms and the origins of New World populations / Michelle Lampl and Baruch S. Blumberg -- Dental traits in Ainu, Australian aborigines, and New World populations / Kazuro Hanihara -- Genetic distances, trees, and maps of North American Indians / James N. Spuhler -- Blood groups of Siberians, Eskimos, and subarctic and Northwest Coast Indians: the problem of origins and genetic relationships / Emoke J.E. Szathmary -- Genetic differentiation in Australia and the western Pacific and its bearing on the origin of the first Americans / Robert L. Kirk -- Analytic methods for genetic and adaptational studies / William J. Schull and Francisco Rothhammer -- Patterning of skeletal pathologies and epidemiology / T. Dale Stewart -- Anthropometric variation of native American children and adults / Francis E. Johnston and Lawrence M. Schell -- Endogamy and exogamy in two Arctic communities: Aleut and East Greenlandic Eskimo / Joelle Robert-Lamblin -- Life expectancy and population adaptation: the Aleut centenarian approach / Albert B. Harper
Control code
5310329
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780895741035
Lccn
79019722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)156447

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