3rd Edition

Human Adaptability, Student Economy Edition
An Introduction to Ecological Anthropology

ISBN 9780367319854
Published May 7, 2019 by Routledge
496 Pages

USD $160.00

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Book Description

This book focuses on mechanisms of human adaptability. It integrates findings from ecology, physiology, social anthropology, and geography around a set of problems or constraints posed by human habitats.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Third Edition -- Environmental Anthropology -- People in Ecosystems -- Theories of Human-Habitat Interaction -- Fundamental Concepts and Methods -- Environmental Change and Spatial Analysis -- Studies of Human Adaptability -- Human Adaptability to Arctic Zones -- Human Adaptability to High Altitudes -- Human Adaptability to Arid Lands -- Human Adaptability to Grasslands -- Human Adaptability to the Humid Tropics -- Urban Sustainability -- Urban Ecology and Urban Sustainability

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Moran, Emilio