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Caldwell, Ann E.

Human Physical Fitness and Activity

Caldwell, Ann E. - Human Physical Fitness and Activity, ebook

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Table of contents

Part I. Evolution and Life History Theory

1. Advantages of Evolutionary Theory for Understanding Physical Activity
Ann E. Caldwell

2. Physical Activity and Life History Theory
Ann E. Caldwell

3. Phylogeny and Life History Patterns
Ann E. Caldwell

4. Physical Activity and Energy Expenditure in Humans
Ann E. Caldwell

Part II. Physical Activity and Energetic Trade-Offs Through the Lifespan

5. Energy Costs and Benefits During Fetal Development and Infancy
Ann E. Caldwell

6. Energetic Trade-Offs and Physical Activity During Childhood and Adolescence
Ann E. Caldwell

7. Physical Activity and Reproductive Ecology in Adults
Ann E. Caldwell

Part III. Summary of Proximate Mechanisms, an Integrated Evolutionary Model and Applications

8. Proximate Mechanisms: Psychology, Neuroendocrine System, and Central Nervous System
Ann E. Caldwell

9. Summary, Conclusions, and Applications
Ann E. Caldwell

Keywords: Social Sciences, Anthropology, Public Health, Evolutionary Biology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
SpringerBriefs in Anthropology
Page amount
20 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319304090
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-30407-6

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