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Book Reviews

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Book Review


On the Nature of Human Plasticity. By Richard M. Lerner. xiv + 208 pp. Cambridge University Press, New York, 1984. $24.95. (Reviewed by Frederick S. Hulse, University of Arizona) Primate Morphophysiology, Locomotor Analyses and Human Bipedalism. Edited by Shiro Kondo. xvi + 303 pp. University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, 1985. $42.50. (Reviewed by Thomas M. Greiner, State University of New York) Dentition. Genetic Defects. By Ronald J. Jorgensen. March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Original Article Series Vol. 19, No. 1. Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, 1983. $42.00. (Reviewed by John R. Lukacs, University of Oregon) Multivariate Statistical Methods in Physical Anthropology. Edited by G.N. van Vark and W.W. Howells, x + 433 pp. D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, 1984- $61.00. (Reviewed by G. Philip Rightmire, State University of New York) Doctors and Medicine in Early Renaissance Florence. By Katherine Park, xii + 299 pp. Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1985. $40.00. (Reviewed by Richard C. Trexler, State University of New York) Women, Sport and Performance. A Physiological Perspective. By Christine L. Wells. xi + 333 pp. Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc., Champaign, Illinois, 1985. $20.00. (Reviewed by Michael A. Little, State University of New York) Handbook of Physiology. Section 3: The Respiratory System. Volume I. Circulation and Nonrespiratory Functions. Edited by A.P. Fishman and A.B. Fisher, ix + 572 pp. American Physiological Society, Bethesda, MD, 1985. $136.00. (Reviewed by Lawrence P. Greska, Case Western Reserve University) The Sasquatch and Other Unknown Hominoids. Edited by V. Markotic: and G. Krantz. 335 pp. Western Publishers, Calgary, 1984- $12.00. (Reviewed by Debra A. Oleksiak, State University of New York)