ANTH 1500 notes 10-10-07

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ANTH 1500 notes 10/10/07 Ethnic Disease: Jared Diamond 1991a & b -Ethnic or racial groups may have distinctive disease patterns caused by either: -genetic drift -mutation -natural selection -environmental differences -These articles explore several examples and suggest that natural selection is the cause of each.
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Unformatted text preview: -Also explores what happens when the environment changes The Saltshakers Curse-Compared to whites, American blacks have-Higher blood pressure-double the risk of developing hypertension...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course ANTH 1500 taught by Professor Anemone during the Fall '07 term at Western Michigan.

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