Research on health involves evaluating the disparities that are systematically associated with the experience of risk, including genetic and physiological variation, environmental exposure to poor nutrition and disease, and social marginalization. This volume provides a unique perspective - a comparative approach to the analysis of health disparities and human adaptability - and specifically focuses on the pathways that lead to unequal health outcomes. From an explicitly anthropological perspective situated in the practice ...

Health, Risk, and Adversity 2010, Berghahn Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781845452810


Health, Risk, and Adversity 2008, Berghahn Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781845454555