Reproduction and adaptation [E-Book] / edited by C.G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor, Lyliane Rosetta.
Mascie-Taylor, C. G. N., (editor)
Rosetta, Lyliane, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011
1 online resource (ix, 282 pages)
englisch
9780511973642
9780521509633
Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology ; 59
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Reproduction and environment /
  • Alan S. McNeilly
  • 2.
  • Genetic damage and male reproduction /
  • Michael Joffe
  • 3.
  • The microenvironment in health and cancer of the mammary gland /
  • John P. Wiebe
  • 4.
  • The energetic cost of physical activity and regulation of reproduction /
  • Darna L. Dufour
  • 5.
  • Energetic cost of gestation and lactation in humans /
  • Prakash Shetty
  • 6.
  • Adaptive maternal, placental and fetal responses to nutritional extremes in the pregnant adolescent: lessons from sheep /
  • Jacqueline M. Wallace
  • 7.
  • Growth and sexual maturation in human and non-human primates: a brief review /
  • Phyllis C. Lee
  • 8.
  • The evolution of post-reproductive life: adaptionist scenarios /
  • Lynnette Leidy Sievert
  • 9.
  • Analysing the characteristics of the menstrual cycle in field situations in humans: some methodological aspects /
  • Jean-Christophe Thalabard, Laurence Joubin, Lyliane Rosetta and C.G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor
  • 10.
  • An insidious burden of disease: the pathological role of sexually transmitted diseases in fertility /
  • Geoff P. Garnett
  • 11.
  • Family planning and unsafe abortion /
  • Anna Glasier
  • 12.
  • Global sexual and reproductive health: responding to the needs of adolescents /
  • Molly Secour-Turner, Linda H. Bearinger and Renee Sieving
  • 13.
  • Understanding reproductive decisions /
  • Andrew Hinde.