The Resource Between Zeus and the salmon : the biodemography of longevity, Kenneth W. Wachter and Caleb E. Finch, editors

Between Zeus and the salmon : the biodemography of longevity, Kenneth W. Wachter and Caleb E. Finch, editors

Label
Between Zeus and the salmon : the biodemography of longevity
Title
Between Zeus and the salmon
Title remainder
the biodemography of longevity
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth W. Wachter and Caleb E. Finch, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
612.6/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QP85
LC item number
.B48 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
QP 85
NLM item number
B565 1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wachter, Kenneth W
  • Finch, Caleb Ellicott
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Longevity
  • Demography
  • Human evolution
  • Longevity
  • Biology
  • Demography
  • Evolution
Label
Between Zeus and the salmon : the biodemography of longevity, Kenneth W. Wachter and Caleb E. Finch, editors
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=955
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Committee on Population, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Between Zeus and the Salmon : Introduction / Kenneth W. Wachter -- The Empirical Demography of Survival -- 2. Trajectories of Mortality at Advanced Ages / James W. Vaupel -- 3. In Search of Limits / John R. Wilmoth -- Evolutionary Theory and Senescence -- 4. The Evolution of Senescence / Shripad Tuljapurkar -- 5. Evolutionary Biology and Age-Related Mortality / Linda Partridge -- 6. Toward an Evolutionary Demography / Michael R. Rose -- 7. Identification and Mapping of Genes Determining Longevity / Thomas E. Johnson, David R. Shook -- The Elderly in Nature -- 8. Population Biology of the Elderly / James R. Carey, Catherine Gruenfelder -- 9. Postreproductive Survival / Steven N. Austad -- 10. The Evolution of the Human Life Course / Hillard Kaplan -- 11. Intergenerational Relations and the Elderly / Ronald D. Lee -- Data for the Future -- 12. The Potential of Population Surveys for Genetic Studies / Robert B. Wallace -- Conclusion -- 13. Comparative Perspectives on Plasticity in Human Aging and Life Spans / Caleb E. Finch
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585098432
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42330954
  • (OCoLC)ocm42330954
Label
Between Zeus and the salmon : the biodemography of longevity, Kenneth W. Wachter and Caleb E. Finch, editors
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=955
Publication
Note
"Committee on Population, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Between Zeus and the Salmon : Introduction / Kenneth W. Wachter -- The Empirical Demography of Survival -- 2. Trajectories of Mortality at Advanced Ages / James W. Vaupel -- 3. In Search of Limits / John R. Wilmoth -- Evolutionary Theory and Senescence -- 4. The Evolution of Senescence / Shripad Tuljapurkar -- 5. Evolutionary Biology and Age-Related Mortality / Linda Partridge -- 6. Toward an Evolutionary Demography / Michael R. Rose -- 7. Identification and Mapping of Genes Determining Longevity / Thomas E. Johnson, David R. Shook -- The Elderly in Nature -- 8. Population Biology of the Elderly / James R. Carey, Catherine Gruenfelder -- 9. Postreproductive Survival / Steven N. Austad -- 10. The Evolution of the Human Life Course / Hillard Kaplan -- 11. Intergenerational Relations and the Elderly / Ronald D. Lee -- Data for the Future -- 12. The Potential of Population Surveys for Genetic Studies / Robert B. Wallace -- Conclusion -- 13. Comparative Perspectives on Plasticity in Human Aging and Life Spans / Caleb E. Finch
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 285 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585098432
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42330954
  • (OCoLC)ocm42330954

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