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Aboriginal youth in Canada: a profile based upon 1981 census data.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature39493
Source
Can Stat Rev. 1985 Sep;60(9):vi-
Publication Type
Article
Date
Sep-1985
Author
G E Priest
Source
Can Stat Rev. 1985 Sep;60(9):vi-
Date
Sep-1985
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Americas
Canada
Censuses
Comparative Study
Culture
Demography
Developed Countries
Developing Countries
Educational Status
Emigration and Immigration
Employment
Ethnic Groups
Family Characteristics
Income
Indians, North American
Industry
North America
Occupations
Population
Population Characteristics
Research
Unemployment
Abstract
An analysis of the data from the 1981 census of Canada is presented concerning the aboriginal population aged 15 to 24, defined as including the Inuit, status Indian, non-status Indian, and Metis populations. Comparisons are made with the non-aboriginal population. Factors considered include geographic location, migration, family status, dependent children, educational status, labor force participation, unemployment, income, and industry.
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12340640 View in PubMed
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Abortion, 1973: some recent world events in relation to pregnancy termination.

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Source
Trans Aust Med Congr. 1974 Jun 1;1(5):27-30
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jun-1-1974
Source
Trans Aust Med Congr. 1974 Jun 1;1(5):27-30
Date
Jun-1-1974
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Abortion, Induced
Americas
Developed Countries
Europe
Europe, Eastern
Family Planning Services
France
Germany, East
Germany, West
Great Britain
Italy
Netherlands
North America
Norway
Scandinavia
Sweden
United States
Abstract
This selective report notes recent events relating to pregnancy termination in the U.S., France, England, Italy, East and West Germany, Norway, Sweden, and the Netherlands. Due to the Supreme Court decision in January 1973, abortion is now legal in the U.S. Although abortions is illegal in France, an estimated 400,000-1,000,000 clandestine abortions occur each year. Although abortions are legal in Britain, the ease with which they can be obtained varies regionally. As of March 1973, contraceptives are part of Britain's National Health Service. In Italy, a bill to legalize abortion has been introduced in Parliament, though there is little likelihood of its passing. In East Germany, abortion can be granted for medical or social reasons, while in West Germany, the governmental policies are more conservative, resulting in an abundance of illegal abortions performed by physicians. There is a trend toward easier abortion laws in Norway and Sweden. Little is happening in the Netherlands as far as liberalizing the abortion laws. Rather liberal grounds for pregnancy termination exist in China (though emphasis is on contraception), India, Russia, and Eastern Europe (with the exception of Romania). Abortion is frowned upon in Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East resulting in a large number of illegal abortions. It is concluded that there is liberalized abortion in communist bloc countries, there is trend toward liberalizing abortion in a large group of western countries, and tradition and religion are responsible for conservative abortion laws in a third group of countries.
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12333737 View in PubMed
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Absence of transmission of the d9 measles virus--Region of the Americas, November 2002-March 2003.

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Source
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2003 Mar 21;52(11):228-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
Mar-21-2003
Source
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2003 Mar 21;52(11):228-9
Date
Mar-21-2003
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Americas - epidemiology
Humans
Immunization Programs
Measles - epidemiology - prevention & control
Measles Vaccine - administration & dosage
Measles virus - genetics
Abstract
In 1994, countries of the Region of the Americas set a goal of interrupting indigenous measles transmission, and the regional plan of action for achieving this goal was begun in 1996. As of March 16, 2003, the Region of the Americas has been free for 17 weeks from known circulation of the d9 measles virus, the strain responsible for the only large outbreak of measles in the region during 2002 (Figure).
PubMed ID
12665116 View in PubMed
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Abstract profiles of structural stability point to universal tendencies, family-specific factors, and ancient connections between languages.

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Source
PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45198
Publication Type
Article
Date
2012
Author
Dan Dediu
Stephen C Levinson
Author Affiliation
Language and Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Dan.Dediu@mpi.nl
Source
PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45198
Date
2012
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Americas
Asia
Australia
Bayes Theorem
Cultural Evolution - history
Europe
History, 21st Century
History, Ancient
History, Medieval
Humans
Language - history
Linguistics - statistics & numerical data - trends
Phylogeny
Siberia
Abstract
Language is the best example of a cultural evolutionary system, able to retain a phylogenetic signal over many thousands of years. The temporal stability (conservatism) of basic vocabulary is relatively well understood, but the stability of the structural properties of language (phonology, morphology, syntax) is still unclear. Here we report an extensive Bayesian phylogenetic investigation of the structural stability of numerous features across many language families and we introduce a novel method for analyzing the relationships between the "stability profiles" of language families. We found that there is a strong universal component across language families, suggesting the existence of universal linguistic, cognitive and genetic constraints. Against this background, however, each language family has a distinct stability profile, and these profiles cluster by geographic area and likely deep genealogical relationships. These stability profiles seem to show, for example, the ancient historical relationships between the Siberian and American language families, presumed to be separated by at least 12,000 years, and possible connections between the Eurasian families. We also found preliminary support for the punctuated evolution of structural features of language across families, types of features and geographic areas. Thus, such higher-level properties of language seen as an evolutionary system might allow the investigation of ancient connections between languages and shed light on the peopling of the world.
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Erratum In: PLoS One.2012;7(10). doi: 10.1371/annotation/ceff8775-a4e3-45cb-b6c9-dd62d9179d59
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23028843 View in PubMed
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Access 360 : Your guide to services and opportunity.

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Source
CIRI - Cook Inlet Tribal Council. Annual issue. Issue 08.
Date
Spring 2014
  1 document  
Source
CIRI - Cook Inlet Tribal Council. Annual issue. Issue 08.
Date
Spring 2014
Geographic Location
U.S.
File Size
6186471
Keywords
Alaska
Alaska Natives
Indians of North America
Notes
A directory for Alaska Native and American Indian families in the Cook Inlet region of Alaska
2014 NYO Games Alaska Program & Event Guide.
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Access to care: crisis for Alaska Natives.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature290926
Source
Anchorage : Alaska Native Health Board. 54 pages.
Publication Type
Report
Date
1991
Author
Task Force on Patient Travel
Alaska Native Health Board
Source
Anchorage : Alaska Native Health Board. 54 pages.
Date
1991
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Alaska
Statistics
Medical carae
Eskimos
Indians of North America
Notes
ALASKA RA448.5.I5A32 1991
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Accident and injury: comparison of statistics recorded during ambulatory patient care visits, FY1976 - FY1972.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature288844
Source
Anchorage : Office of Systems Development, Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services admin., Indian Health Service, Alaska Area Native Health Service. 51 pages.
Publication Type
Report
Date
1977
Source
Anchorage : Office of Systems Development, Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services admin., Indian Health Service, Alaska Area Native Health Service. 51 pages.
Date
1977
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Accidents
Alaska
Statistics
Wounds and Injuries
Eskimos
Medical care
Indians of North America
Aleuts
Notes
ALASKA RA407.4.A4A22 1977
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Accident and injury: comparison of statistics recorded through inpatient admissions to Aslka Native Health Service facilities, FY1976 - FY1972.

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Source
Anchorage : Office of Systems development, Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Admin., Indian Health Service, Alaska Area Native Health Service. 48 pages.
Publication Type
Report
Date
1977
Source
Anchorage : Office of Systems development, Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Admin., Indian Health Service, Alaska Area Native Health Service. 48 pages.
Date
1977
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Accidents
Alaska
Statistics
Wounds and Injuries
Eskimos
Medical care
Indians of North America
Aleuts
Notes
ALASKA RA407.4.A4A23 1977
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[A comparative study of the macro- and trace element composition of the head hair in the inhabitants of Latin America and the population of the Russian Federation from the forensic medical aspect].

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Source
Sud Med Ekspert. 1994 Jul-Sep;37(3):15-9
Publication Type
Article
Author
Iu V Pavlov
N A Agadzhanian
V I Alisievich
M M Chekhovskikh
Source
Sud Med Ekspert. 1994 Jul-Sep;37(3):15-9
Language
Russian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adaptation, Physiological
Adult
Analysis of Variance
Elements
Female
Forensic Medicine
Hair - chemistry
Humans
Latin America - ethnology
Male
Russia
Spectrophotometry - statistics & numerical data
Trace Elements - analysis
Abstract
The purpose of this study was analysis of forensic medical aspects of macro- and trace element composition of hairs of the head in the residents of Mexico, Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil, Columbia and changes in this characteristic during adaptation to conditions of Central Russia. One of our tasks was to define expert criteria for differentiation between the hairs belonging to residents of these countries and Russia. A total of 136 hairs were examined by spectral approximated quantitative analysis using DFS-13 spectrographer. The detected regularity consisted in the following: adaptation of residents of Latin America to conditions of Central Russia was associated with disappearance of some elements and appearance of other ones characteristic of residents of Central Russia (Byelorussians, Russians, Ukrainians).
PubMed ID
7974605 View in PubMed
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