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Teeth

Teeth

Ungar Peter S. 
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2014

Teeth are amazing -- the product of half a billion years of evolution. They provide fuel for the body by breaking apart other living things; and they must do it again and again over a lifetime without breaking in the process. This means that plants and animals have developed tough or hard tissues for protection, and...

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€ 10,70
Evolution's Bite

Evolution's Bite

Ungar Peter S. 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr collana Princeton Univ Pr (Hardcover)

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€ 25,00
Human Diet

Human Diet

Ungar Peter S. (EDT)  Teaford Mark Franklyn (EDT) 
edizioni Praeger Pub Text collana Praeger Pub Text (Hardcover) , 2002

Researchers in fields including nutritional anthropology, ethnography, physiology, primatology, and paleontology establish a cohesive view of the history of the human diet. Chapters explain both how an understanding of the food preferences of our distance ancestors can help with health and nutrition today and also...

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€ 102,30
Evolution of the Human Diet

Evolution of the Human Diet

Ungar Peter S. (EDT) 
edizioni Oxford Univ Pr on Demand collana Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (Paperback)

We are interested in the evolution of hominin diets for several reasons. One is the fundamental concern over our present-day eating habits and the consequences of our societal choices, such as obesity prevalent in some cultures and starvation in others. Another is that humans have learned to feed themselves in extremely...

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€ 88,20
Mammal Teeth

Mammal Teeth

Ungar Peter S. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover)

In this unique book, Peter S. Ungar tells the story of mammalian teeth from their origin through their evolution to their current diversity. Mammal Teeth traces the evolutionary history of teeth, beginning with the very first mineralized vertebrate structures half a billion years ago. Ungar describes how the simple...

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€ 98,20