The Resource Consanguinity in context, Alan H. Bittles, (electronic resource)

Consanguinity in context, Alan H. Bittles, (electronic resource)

Label
Consanguinity in context
Title
Consanguinity in context
Statement of responsibility
Alan H. Bittles
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An essential guide to the sensitive topic of cousin marriage, examining its social, medical, political and legal connotations
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bittles, A. H.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GN289
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 G-244
  • GN 289
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
Cambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology
Series volume
63
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human population genetics
  • Consanguinity
  • Consanguinity
  • Kinship
  • Incest
  • Consanguinity
  • Family Relations
  • Genetics, Population
  • Incest
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
Consanguinity in context, Alan H. Bittles, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Consanguineous marriage, past and present; 2. Religious attitudes and rulings on consanguineous marriage; 3. Civil legislation on consanguineous and affinal marriage; 4. Consanguinity: the scientific and medical debates of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; 5. Demographic and socioeconomic aspects of consanguineous marriage; 6. A population genetics perspective on consanguinity; 7. Consanguinity and reproductive behaviour; 8. Consanguinity and metrical traits at birth and in childhood; 9. Consanguinity and pre-reproductive mortality; 10. Consanguinity and morbidity in early life; 11. Consanguinity and disorders of adulthood; 12. Incest; 13. Genetic screening, education and counselling in consanguineous marriage; 14. Whither consanguineous marriage?; 15. Consanguinity in context; References; Index
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139015844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794663479
  • (OCoLC)ocn794663479
Label
Consanguinity in context, Alan H. Bittles, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Consanguineous marriage, past and present; 2. Religious attitudes and rulings on consanguineous marriage; 3. Civil legislation on consanguineous and affinal marriage; 4. Consanguinity: the scientific and medical debates of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; 5. Demographic and socioeconomic aspects of consanguineous marriage; 6. A population genetics perspective on consanguinity; 7. Consanguinity and reproductive behaviour; 8. Consanguinity and metrical traits at birth and in childhood; 9. Consanguinity and pre-reproductive mortality; 10. Consanguinity and morbidity in early life; 11. Consanguinity and disorders of adulthood; 12. Incest; 13. Genetic screening, education and counselling in consanguineous marriage; 14. Whither consanguineous marriage?; 15. Consanguinity in context; References; Index
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139015844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794663479
  • (OCoLC)ocn794663479

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