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Book Reviews

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Book Review


Worldwide Variation in Human Growth. By P. B. Eveleth and J. M. Tanner, xiv + 498 pp. Cambridge University Press, New York, 1977. $49.50. (Reviewed by John H. Himes, Wright State University) The Human Brain. Edited by M. C. Wittrock. 214 pp. Prentice-Hall, Inc., New Jersey, 1977. (Reviewed by Dean Falk, Southern Illinois University) The Understanding of the Brain. By John C. Eccles 244 pp. McGraw- Hill Book Company, New York, 1977 (second edition). $5.95. (Reviewed by Dean Falk, Southern Illinois University) Immunology of Human Reproduction. Edited by J. S. Scott and W. R. Jones. 476 pp. Academic Press, London; Grime and Stratton, New York, 1976. $32.75. (Reviewed by Alan C. Menge, University of Michigan) Genes in Populations. By Eliot B. Spiess. 780 pp. New York, John Wiley & Sons, 1977. (Reviewed by Donald J. Nash, Colorado State University) The Presentation of Original Work in Medicine and Biology. By Hugh Dudley. 99 pp. Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, London and New York, 1977. $6.00. (Reviewed by William S. Pollitzer, University of North Carolina) Human Population Problems in the Biosphere: Some Research Strategies and Designs. MAB Technical Notes 3. Edited by P. Baker. 82 pp. Unipub, New York, 1977. $5.30. (Reviewed by A. T. Steegmann, Jr., State University of New York at Buffalo) People and Races. By A. Brues. xii + 336 pp. Macmillan, N.Y. (Reviewed by A. T. Steegman, Jr., State University of New York at Buffalo) Primate Postcranial Remains from the Oligocene of Egypt, By Glenn C. Conroy. Contributions to Primatology, Vol. 8, 134 pp., S. Larger, Basel, 1976. $29.00 (paper). (Reviewed by Jack T. Stern, State University of New York at Stony Brook) Ontogeny and Phylogeny. By Stephan Jay Gould, xi + 501 pp. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass. 1977. $18.50. (Reviewed by Melvin L. Moss, Columbia University) Malnutrition, Behavior and Social Organization. Edited by Lawrence S. Greene. New York, Academic Press. 1977. xv + 291 + index. (Reviewed by William A. Stini, University of Arizona)