Medical Anthropology

Medical Anthropology in Ecological Perspective

Ann McElroy, Patricia K. Townsend

Sixth Edition • November 18, 2014 • 386 pages

Print: $52.00 USD/$67.50 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$33.99 CAD

Global environmental change and recent worldwide infectious-disease outbreaks make the ecological perspective of medical anthropology more important a field of study than ever. In this premier teaching text, authors Ann McElroy and Patricia K. Townsend integrate biocultural, environmental, and evolutionary approaches to the study of human health, providing a complete…

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