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Product Description: Planning for the protection of human health from the potential impacts of global environmental changes, such as climate change, requires a greatly improved understanding of the disease inducing mechanisms involved, possible synergetic effects, and the vulnerability of populations...read more
By A. J. McMichael (editor)

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9780521782364 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 16, 2002, cover price $187.99 | About this edition: Planning for the protection of human health from the potential impacts of global environmental changes, such as climate change, requires a greatly improved understanding of the disease inducing mechanisms involved, possible synergetic effects, and the vulnerability of populations.

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9780521114028 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 3, 2009), cover price $59.99 | also contains Environmental Change, Climate and Health: Issues and Research Methods | About this edition: Planning for the protection of human health from the potential impacts of global environmental changes, such as climate change, requires a greatly improved understanding of the disease inducing mechanisms involved, possible synergetic effects, and the vulnerability of populations.

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Product Description: Over the ages, human societies have altered local ecosystems and modified regional climates. Today, the human influence has attained a global scale. This reflects the recent rapid increase in population size, energy consumption, intensity of land use, international trade and travel, and other human activities...read more
By D. H. Campbell-Lendrum (editor), C. F. Corvalan (editor), Kristie L. Ebi (editor), A. K. Githeko (editor) and A. J. McMichael (editor)

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9789241562485 | World Health Organization, January 30, 2003, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Over the ages, human societies have altered local ecosystems and modified regional climates.

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Product Description: Charting the relentless trajectory of humankind across time and geography, Tony McMichael highlights the changing survival patterns of our ancient ancestors, who roamed the African savannahs several million years ago, to today's populous, industrialized, and globalized world...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521803113 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Charting the relentless trajectory of humankind across time and geography, Tony McMichael highlights the changing survival patterns of our ancient ancestors, who roamed the African savannahs several million years ago, to today's populous, industrialized, and globalized world.

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9780521004947 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $79.99 | About this edition: Charting the relentless trajectory of humankind across time and geography, Tony McMichael highlights the changing survival patterns of our ancient ancestors, who roamed the African savannahs several million years ago, to today's populous, industrialized, and globalized world.

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Product Description: This book examines the health effects of urban traffic, focusing on traumatic injury and pollution-related respiratory disease. It suggests innovative policy initiatives and evaluates the expected public health benefits. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Tony Fletcher (editor) and A. J. McMichael (editor)

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9780471962724 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 1, 1997, cover price $245.00 | About this edition: This book examines the health effects of urban traffic, focusing on traumatic injury and pollution-related respiratory disease.

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Product Description: The human species faces a new kind of threat to its health - perhaps to its longer-term survival. Burgeoning numbers, consumption and the spread of technology are overloading Earth's capacity to replenish and repair itself. This eloquent and alarming book examines the likely impact on human health of the ongoing degradation of the planet's ecosystems...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521441384 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The human species faces a new threat to its health--perhaps to its survival.

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9780521558716 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1995), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: The human species faces a new kind of threat to its health - perhaps to its longer-term survival.
9780521457590 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: The human species faces a new threat to its health--perhaps to its survival.

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Product Description: Nine papers provide a survey of the current knowledge and speculation concerning immune responses of T cells to tumors, ranging from the description of the basic mechanism of immune response, to reviews of approaches to immunotherapy and the clinical evidence for immune response to human tumors...read more

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9780879693701 | Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $69.00 | About this edition: Nine papers provide a survey of the current knowledge and speculation concerning immune responses of T cells to tumors, ranging from the description of the basic mechanism of immune response, to reviews of approaches to immunotherapy and the clinical evidence for immune response to human tumors.

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Product Description: This volume includes the background documents and the recommendations of a group of experts convened to discuss the contributions of epidemiological and experimental studies to our understanding of the mechanisms of carcinogenesis and the extent to which mechanistic information could contribute to the evaluation of risks of cancer...read more

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9789283221166 | World Health Organization, December 3, 1992, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: This volume includes the background documents and the recommendations of a group of experts convened to discuss the contributions of epidemiological and experimental studies to our understanding of the mechanisms of carcinogenesis and the extent to which mechanistic information could contribute to the evaluation of risks of cancer.

Product Description: This book addresses two fundamental issues in the assessment of cancer risk due to exposure to hard-to-define mixtures of different carcinogens: how to gather reliable scientific data and how to make predictive use of this information...read more
By A. J. McMichael (editor), Andrew J. Mcmichael (editor), M. Sorsa and H. Vainio (editor)

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9789283221043 | Intl Agency for Research on Cancer, November 1, 1990, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book addresses two fundamental issues in the assessment of cancer risk due to exposure to hard-to-define mixtures of different carcinogens: how to gather reliable scientific data and how to make predictive use of this information.

Product Description: The third international workshop on leucocyte typing antigens reports the results of collaborative experiments involving over 800 antibodies. This volume contains the first and only complete account of the experiments and the subsequent analyses, which produced a careful description of fifty human leucocyte antigens, twenty-four of them fully characterized for the first time...read more

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9780192615527 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 1987, cover price $245.00 | About this edition: The third international workshop on leucocyte typing antigens reports the results of collaborative experiments involving over 800 antibodies.

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