Atlas for Somatotyping Children


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PETERSEN, G. Atlas for Somatotyping Children. Assen, The Netherlands : Charles C Thomas, Publisher / Royal Vangorcum Ltd., Publishers, 1967. Pp (12),1-244. Illustrated. 4to, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine.On the categorizing of the human physique according to the relative contri bution of three fundamental elements, somatotypes endoderm,the mesoderm, and ectoderm. Body types. Contents : Preface. 1. Introduction and outline of human constitution. 2. Somatotyping children : 1. Technical details: a. Thepose of the subject for taking pictures of body build; b. Photographic tec hnique. 2. The primary components of physique. 3. The secondary variables dysplasia, gynandromorphy and texture. 4. Variations within the somatotype owing to age. race and sex. 5. The effects of nutrition, exercise and illness. 3. Atlas of physique in children : 1. Somatotyping map: the scheme of somatotypes illustrated with photographs; 2. The at/as. 4. Constitutional variation in childhood and adolescence : 1. Somatotype and constitution; 2. Constitution and the professional guidance of children. 5. Summary and conclusions. Bibliography. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Ex-library (spine numbering, bookplate,sign-out sheet, inkstamps, discard), spine and top margins sunned, scratch ed, else very good, tidy inside. 400.00

Title: Atlas for Somatotyping Children

Author Name: PETERSEN, G.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Charles C Thomas, Publisher / Royal Vangorcum Ltd., Publishers, Assen, The Netherlands, 1967,:

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