The Resource Mismatch : the Lifestyle Diseases Timebomb

Mismatch : the Lifestyle Diseases Timebomb

Label
Mismatch : the Lifestyle Diseases Timebomb
Title
Mismatch
Title remainder
the Lifestyle Diseases Timebomb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Our modern lifestyles, city-bound with abundant nutrition - are far removed from the hunter-gatherer lifestyles of our ancestors. However we have not evolved to reflect this change. This fascinating and controversial book explores whether it is this 'mismatch' that has led to the deadly explosion in lifestyle diseases we face today. - ;We have built a world that no longer fits our bodies. Our genes - selected through our evolution - and the many processes by which our development is tuned within the womb, limit our capacity to adapt to the modern urban lifestyle. There is a mismatch. We are se
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
616.0015765
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH456
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Mismatch : the Lifestyle Diseases Timebomb
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Our Bodies and our World; Part I. Match; 1. Our Comfort Zone; 2. Where Have We Come From?; 3. When We Were Very Young; 4. Things Ain't What They Used to Be; 5. Constrained by our Pasts; Part II. Mismatch; 6. Coming of Age; 7. A Life of Luxury; 8. Four Score Years and Ten; 9. Match and Mismatch; Epilogue; Notes; Acknowledgements; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y
Control code
ocn476243201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191551765
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36005435
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)476243201
  • pebcs0191551767

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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