2003

The Biodemography of Human Reproduction and Fertility

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ISBN: 978-1-4613-5410-9 (Print) 978-1-4615-1137-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Biodemography and Fertility: Bio-Evolutionary Models

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      Pages 1-21

      Anorexia: A “Dis-ease” of Low, Low Fertility

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      Pages 23-42

      Is Phenotypic Plasticity Adaptive?

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      Pages 43-55

      The Role of Nurturant Schemas in Human Reproduction

  3. Biodemography and Fertility: Evolutionary Life History Models

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      Pages 57-86

      Nonmarital First Births and Women’s Life Histories

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      Pages 87-103

      Energetics, Fecundity, and Human Life History Claudia Valeggia

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      Pages 105-134

      The Biodemography of Modern Women: Tradeoffs When Resources Become Limiting

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      Pages 135-160

      A Life History Approach to Fertility Rates in Rural Gambia: Evidence for Trade-offs or Phenotypic Correlations?

  4. Biodemography and Fertility: Genetics Models

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      Pages 161-185

      Genetic and Shared Environmental Influences on Adolescents’ Timing of First Sexual Intercourse: The Moderating Effect of Time Spent with a Sibling

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      Pages 187-199

      Evidence of an Emerging Collision Between the Fertility Transition and Genotype-Dependent Fertility Differentials

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      Pages 201-208

      Evidence of Decreased Fertility in Women Carrying the Gene for G6PD Deficiency: A Study in the Sardinian Population

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      Pages 209-228

      The Impact of Intergenerationally-Transmitted Fertility and Nuptiality on Population Dynamics in Contemporary Populations

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      Pages 229-250

      Genetic Variance in Human Fertility: Biology, Psychology, or Both?

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 251-258