Table of contents for Health change in the Asia-Pacific region : biocultural and epidemiological approaches / edited by Ryutaro Ohtsuka and Stanley J. Ulijaszek.

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	Contributors
	Acknowledgements
1	Health change in the Asia-Pacific Region: disparate end-points?
	STANLEY J. ULIJASZEK and RYUTARO OHTSUKA 
2	Interactions of nutrition, genetics and infectious disease in the Pacific; implications for 
	prehistoric migrations
	STEPHEN OPPENHEIMER 
3	Biocultural adaptation and population connectedness in the Asia-Pacific Region
	RYUTARO OHTSUKA 
4	Changing nutritional health in South East Asia
	GEOFFREY C. MARKS
5	Obesity and nutritional health in Hong Kong Chinese people
 GARY T.C. KO 
6	Modernization, nutritional adaptability and health in Papua New Guinean highlanders 
and Solomon Islanders
	TARO YAMAUCHI
7	Tongan obesity: human ecological implications of its causes and consequences 
 TSUKASA INAOKA, YASUHIRO MATSUMURA and KAZUHIRO SUDA 
8	Nutrition and health in modernizing Samoans: tempral trends and adaptive perspectives
EMBER D. KEIGHLEY, STEPHEN T. MCGARVEY, CHRISTINE QUESTED, CHARLES 
MCCUDDIN, SATUPAITEA VIALI and UTO'OFILI A. MAGA
9	Health patterns of Pacific Islanders and Asians in the United States
W. PARKER FRISBIE, ROBERT A. HUMMER, T. ELIZABETH DURDEN and 
YOUNGTAE CHO
10	Impacts of modernization and transnationalism on nutritional health of Cook Islanders
	STANLEY J. ULIJASZEK
11	Mortality decline in the Pacific: economic development and other explanations
 ALISTAIR WOODWARD and TONY BLAKELY
12 	Health changes in Papua New Guinea: from adaptation to double jeopardy?
	ROBERT ATTENBOROUGH

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Health transition -- Southeast Asia.
Health transition -- East Asia.
Health transition -- Islands of the Pacific.
Nutrition -- Southeast Asia.
Nutrition -- East Asia.
Nutrition -- Islands of the Pacific.
Health Transition -- Asia, Southeastern.
Health Transition -- Far East.
Health Transition -- Pacific Islands.
Anthropology, Cultural -- Asia, Southeastern.
Anthropology, Cultural -- Far East.
Anthropology, Cultural -- Pacific Islands.
Nutritional Status -- Asia, Southeastern.
Nutritional Status -- Far East.
Nutritional Status -- Pacific Islands.
Socioeconomic Factors -- Asia, Southeastern.
Socioeconomic Factors -- Far East.
Socioeconomic Factors -- Pacific Islands.