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Physical stature of adult Tsimane' Amerindians, Bolivian Amazon in the 20th century

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  • Godoy, Ricardo A.
  • Leonard, William R.
  • Reyes-Garcia, Victoria
  • Goodman, Elizabeth
  • McDade, Thomas
  • Huanca, Tomas
  • Tanner, Susan
  • Vadez, Vincent
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics & Human Biology.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 184-205

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ehbiol:v:4:y:2006:i:2:p:184-205

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    3. Steckel, Richard H., 2003. "Research project: A history of health in Europe from the late Paleolithic era to the present," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 1(1), pages 139-142, January.
    4. Barry R. Chiswick, 1998. "Hebrew language usage: Determinants and effects on earnings among immigrants in Israel," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 11(2), pages 253-271.
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    6. John Komlos, . "Shrinking in a Growing Economy? The Mystery of Physical Stature during the Industrial Revolution," Articles by John Komlos 7, Department of Economics, University of Munich.
    7. Richard H. Steckel, 1995. "Stature and the Standard of Living," Journal of Economic Literature, American Economic Association, vol. 33(4), pages 1903-1940, December.
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    1. Godoy, Ricardo & Magvanjav, Oyunbileg & Nyberg, Colleen & Eisenberg, Dan T.A. & McDade, Thomas W. & Leonard, William R. & Reyes-García, Victoria & Huanca, Tomás & Tanner, Susan & Gravlee, Clarence, 2010. "Why no adult stunting penalty or height premium?: Estimates from native Amazonians in Bolivia," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 8(1), pages 88-99, March.
    2. Richard H. Steckel, 2008. "Heights and Human Welfare: Recent Developments and New Directions," NBER Working Papers 14536, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    3. Perkins, Jessica M. & Khan, Kashif T. & Smith, George Davey & Subramanian, S.V., 2011. "Patterns and trends of adult height in India in 2005-2006," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 9(2), pages 184-193, March.
    4. Gurven, Michael, 2012. "Infant and fetal mortality among a high fertility and mortality population in the Bolivian Amazon," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 75(12), pages 2493-2502.
    5. Zeng, Wu & Undurraga, Eduardo A. & Nyberg, Colleen & Eisenberg, Dan T.A. & Parida, Sabita & Zycherman, Ariela & Magvanjav, Oyunbileg & Reyes-García, Victoria & Tanner, Susan & Godoy, Ricardo, 2013. "Sibling composition during childhood and adult blood pressure among native Amazonians in Bolivia," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 391-400.
    6. Patel, Ankur M. & Godoy, Ricardo A. & Seyfried, Craig & Reyes-Garcia, Victoria & Huanca, Tomas & Leonard, William R. & McDade, Thomas W. & Tanner, Susan, 2007. "On the accuracy of perceived parental height in a native Amazonian society," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 5(1), pages 165-178, March.

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