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Adaptation to the environment, section editor, D.B. Dill ; associate editor, E.F. Adolph ; executive editor, C.G. Wilber

Label
Adaptation to the environment
Title
Adaptation to the environment
Statement of responsibility
section editor, D.B. Dill ; associate editor, E.F. Adolph ; executive editor, C.G. Wilber
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An international effort by experts from many parts of the world to provide a critical and comprehensive survey. Covers cold, heat, noise, air pollution, solar radiation etc
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Index
index present
LC call number
QL6
LC item number
.H25
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QT 104
NLM item number
H236 1959 sect.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1891-
  • 1895-1986
  • 1916-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • American Physiological Society (1887- )
  • Dill, David Bruce
  • Adolph, Edward F.
  • Wilber, Charles G.
Series statement
Handbook of physiology
Series volume
section 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adaptation (Physiology)
  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Environment
  • Milieu biologique
  • Physiologie
  • Neurophysiologie
  • Circulation
  • Adaptation (Physiology)
  • Fisiologia Humana
  • Adaptation (physiologie)
  • Homme
Label
Adaptation to the environment, section editor, D.B. Dill ; associate editor, E.F. Adolph ; executive editor, C.G. Wilber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Perspectives of adaptation: historical backgrounds -- Perspectives of adaptation: theoretical aspects -- Perspectives of adaptation: some general properties -- Cellular level of adaptation -- Organ systems in adaptation: the nervous system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the muscular system -- Organ systems in adaptation: certain special senses -- Organ systems in adaptation: the skin -- Organ systems in adaptation: the skeleton -- Organ systems in adaptation: the cardiovascular system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the respiratory system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the digestive system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the excretory system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the osmotic regulating system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the temperature regulating system -- Weather, climate, and man -- Geography and season: mammals and birds -- Laboratory facilities for adaptation research: high and low temperatures -- Laboratory faciities for adaptation research: low pressures -- Terrestrial animals in cold: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in cold: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in cold: reptiles -- Terrestrial animals in cold: birds and mammals -- Terrestrial animals in cold: hibernators -- Terrestrial animals in cold: exploratory studies of primitive man -- Terrestrial animals in cold: recent studies of primitive man -- Terrestrial animals in cold: man in polar regions -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: desert reptiles -- Terrestrial animals in dry neat: desert birds -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: desert rodents -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: ungulates -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: estivators -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: man in the desert -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: birds -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: man -- Animals in aquatic environments: introduction -- Animals in aquatic environments: crustaceans -- Animals in aquatic environments: annelids and molluscs -- Animals in aquatic environments: fishes and amphibians -- Animals in aquatic environments: fishes -- Animals in aquatic environments: diving mammals and birds -- Animals in aquatic environments: adaptation of mammals to the ocean -- Animals in aquatic environments: animals in caves -- Animals in toxic environments: resistance of insects to insecticides -- Animals in toxic environments: mammals in polluted air -- Animals in toxic environments: mammals and narcotic analgesics -- Animals in toxic environments: man and industrial chemicals -- Animals in high altitudes: the aerosphere -- Animals in high altitudes: reptiles and amphibians -- Animals in high altitudes: resident man -- Animals in high altitudes: man above 5,000 meters-mountain exploration -- Animals in high altitudes: early balloon flights -- Animals in high altitudes: in space capsules -- Man in high pressures -- Man under caloric deficiency -- Injured man -- Man and radiant energy: high and low photic intensities -- Man and radiant energy: solar radiation -- Man and radiant energy: ionizing radiation -- Man and motion -- Man and noise
Extent
ix, 1056 pages
Lccn
64016001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02153478
  • (OCoLC)ocm02153478
Label
Adaptation to the environment, section editor, D.B. Dill ; associate editor, E.F. Adolph ; executive editor, C.G. Wilber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Perspectives of adaptation: historical backgrounds -- Perspectives of adaptation: theoretical aspects -- Perspectives of adaptation: some general properties -- Cellular level of adaptation -- Organ systems in adaptation: the nervous system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the muscular system -- Organ systems in adaptation: certain special senses -- Organ systems in adaptation: the skin -- Organ systems in adaptation: the skeleton -- Organ systems in adaptation: the cardiovascular system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the respiratory system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the digestive system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the excretory system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the osmotic regulating system -- Organ systems in adaptation: the temperature regulating system -- Weather, climate, and man -- Geography and season: mammals and birds -- Laboratory facilities for adaptation research: high and low temperatures -- Laboratory faciities for adaptation research: low pressures -- Terrestrial animals in cold: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in cold: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in cold: reptiles -- Terrestrial animals in cold: birds and mammals -- Terrestrial animals in cold: hibernators -- Terrestrial animals in cold: exploratory studies of primitive man -- Terrestrial animals in cold: recent studies of primitive man -- Terrestrial animals in cold: man in polar regions -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: desert reptiles -- Terrestrial animals in dry neat: desert birds -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: desert rodents -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: ungulates -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: estivators -- Terrestrial animals in dry heat: man in the desert -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: introduction -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: arthropods -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: birds -- Terrestrial animals in humid heat: man -- Animals in aquatic environments: introduction -- Animals in aquatic environments: crustaceans -- Animals in aquatic environments: annelids and molluscs -- Animals in aquatic environments: fishes and amphibians -- Animals in aquatic environments: fishes -- Animals in aquatic environments: diving mammals and birds -- Animals in aquatic environments: adaptation of mammals to the ocean -- Animals in aquatic environments: animals in caves -- Animals in toxic environments: resistance of insects to insecticides -- Animals in toxic environments: mammals in polluted air -- Animals in toxic environments: mammals and narcotic analgesics -- Animals in toxic environments: man and industrial chemicals -- Animals in high altitudes: the aerosphere -- Animals in high altitudes: reptiles and amphibians -- Animals in high altitudes: resident man -- Animals in high altitudes: man above 5,000 meters-mountain exploration -- Animals in high altitudes: early balloon flights -- Animals in high altitudes: in space capsules -- Man in high pressures -- Man under caloric deficiency -- Injured man -- Man and radiant energy: high and low photic intensities -- Man and radiant energy: solar radiation -- Man and radiant energy: ionizing radiation -- Man and motion -- Man and noise
Extent
ix, 1056 pages
Lccn
64016001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02153478
  • (OCoLC)ocm02153478

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