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Title Causes and consequences of human migration [electronic resource] : an evolutionary perspective / [edited by] Michael H. Crawford, Benjamin C. Campbell.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012, ©2012.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. Perspectives on human migration: introduction / Benjamin C. Campbell and Michael H. Crawford; Part I. Theory: 2. Genetic evidence concerning the origins and dispersals of modern humans / Mark Stoneking; 3. The biology of human migration: the ape that won't commit? / Jonathon C.K. Wells and Jay T. Stock; 4. Evolutionary basis of human migration / Benjamin C. Campbell and Lindsay Barone; 5. Evolutionary consequences of human migration: genetic, historic and archaeological perspectives in the Caribbean and Aleutian Islands / Michael H. Crawford and Dixie West; 6. Kin-structured migration and colonization / Alan G. Fix; 7. The role of diet and epigenetics in migration: molecular mechanisms underlying the consequences of change / M.J. Mosher; Part II. Geography and Migration: Section 1. Africa: 8. Population structure and migration in Africa: correlations between archeological, linguistic, and genetic data / J.B. Hirbo, A. Ranciaro and S.A. Tishkoff; 9. Human migrations in North Africa / Philippe Lefèvre-Witier; 10. Identity, voice, community: new African immigrants to Kansas / John M. Janzen; 11. The African colonial migration into Mexico: history and biological consequences / Rodrigo Barquera and Víctor Acuña-Alonzo; Section 2. Europe: 12. Demic expansion or cultural diffusion: migration and Basque origins / Kristen L. Young, Eric J. Devor and Michael H. Crawford; 13. Consequences of migration among the Roma: immunoglobulin markers as a tool in investigating population relationships / Moses S. Schanfield, Raquel A. Lazarin and Eric Sunderland; 14. Migration, assimilation and admixture: genes of a Scot? / K.G. Beaty; 15. Mennonite migrations: genetic and demographic consequences / Phillip E. Melton; Section 3. Asia: 16. Human migratory history: through the looking glass of genetic geography of Mycobacterium tuberculosis / Igor Mokrousov; 17. Peopling the Tibetan plateau: migrants, genes, and genetic adaptations / Mark Aldenderfer; 18. Migration, globalization, instability and Chinese in Peru / Felix Moos; Oceania; 19. The great blue highway: human migration in the Pacific / Elizabeth Matisoo-Smith; Section 4. Americas: 20. Migration of pre-Hispanic and contemporary human Mexican populations / María de Lourdes Muñoz, Eduardo Ramos, Alvaro Díaz-Badillo, María Concepción Morales-Gómez, Rocío Gómez, Gerardo Pérez-Ramirez; 21. A review of the Tupi expansion in the Amazon / Lilian Rebellato and William I. Woods; 22. Molecular consequences of migration and urbanization in the Peruvian Amazonia / Anne Justice, Bartholomew Dean and Michael H. Crawford; 23. Migration in Afro-Brazilian rural communities: crossing historical, demographic, and genetic data / Carlos Eduardo Guerra Amorim, Carolina Carvalho Gontijo and Silviene Fabiana de Oliveira; Section 5. Caribbean: 24. Indentured migration, gene flow and the formation of the Indo-Costa Rican population / Lorena Madrigal, Monica Batistapau, Loredana Castrì, Flory Otárola, Mwenza Blell, Ernesto Ruiz, Ramiro Barrantes, Donata Luiselli and Davide Pettener; 25. Causes and consequences of migration to the Caribbean islands and Central America: an evolutionary success story / Christine Phillips-Krawczak; Overview; 26. Why do we migrate?: A retrospective / Dennis H. O'Rourke; Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Human beings -- Migrations.
Emigration and immigration.
Migrations of nations.
Human evolution.
Human population genetics.
Added Author Crawford, Michael H., 1939-
Campbell, Benjamin C.
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