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Book Reviews

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Book Review


Lactation. Physiology, Nutrition, and Breast-Feeding. Edited by M. C. Neville and M. R. Neifert. xvi + 466 pp. Plenum Press, New York, 1983. $49.50. (Reviewed by Judith Gussler, Ross Laboratories) Fertility, Biology, and Behavior. An Analysis of the Proximate Determi­nants. By J. Bongaarts and R. G. Potter, xi + 230 pp. Academic Press, New York, 1983. $27.50. (Reviewed by Jean M. Brainard, The Ohio State University) Non-Invasive Bone Measurements. Methodological Problems. Edited by J. Dequeker and C. C. Johnston, Jr. 255 pp. IRL Press, Oxford, 1982. (Reviewed by Richard B. Mazess, Lunar Radiation Corp.) The Ecosystem Concept in Anthropology. Edited by Emilio F. Moran. xvi + 320 pp. Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1984. $27.50. (Reviewed by Jane L. Collins, State University of New York at Binghamton) Hypoxia, Exercise and Altitude. Proceedings of the Third Banff Interna­tional Hypoxia Symposium. Edited by J. R. Sutton, C. S. Houston, and N. L. Jones, xvii + 495 pp. Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, 1983. $82.00. (Reviewed by Jere D. Haas, Cornell University) Boreal Forest Adaptations. The Northern Algonkians. Edited by A. The­odore Steegmann, Jr. xi + 360 pp. Plenum Press, New York, 1983. $49.50. (Reviewed by Frederick A. Milan, University of Alaska) Human Genetics and Adaptation. Volume 2. Human Adaptation. Edited by Amitabha Basu and Kailash C. Malhotra. xxiv + 325 pp. Proceedings of the Indian Statistical Institute Golden Jubilee Inter­national Conference. Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, 1984. $50.00. (Reviewed by Michael A. Little, State University of New York)