William R. Leonard
William R. Leonard
Watkins Family Professor of Global Health & Anthropology, Northwestern University
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Three limitations of the body mass index.
SM Garn, WR Leonard, VM Hawthorne
Metabolic costs and evolutionary implications of human brain development
CW Kuzawa, HT Chugani, LI Grossman, L Lipovich, O Muzik, PR Hof, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (36), 13010-13015, 2014
Climatic influences on human body size and proportions: ecological adaptations and secular trends
PT Katzmarzyk, WR Leonard
American Journal of Physical Anthropology: The Official Publication of the …, 1998
Evolutionary perspectives on human nutrition: the influence of brain and body size on diet and metabolism
WR Leonard, ML Robertson
American Journal of Human Biology 6 (1), 77-88, 1994
Comparative primate energetics and hominid evolution
WR Leonard, ML Robertson
American Journal of Physical Anthropology: The Official Publication of the …, 1997
The effect of market economies on the well-being of indigenous peoples and on their use of renewable natural resources
R Godoy, V Reyes-García, E Byron, WR Leonard, V Vadez
Annu. Rev. Anthropol. 34, 121-138, 2005
Metabolic correlates of hominid brain evolution
WR Leonard, ML Robertson, JJ Snodgrass, CW Kuzawa
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative …, 2003
Daily energy expenditure through the human life course
H Pontzer, Y Yamada, H Sagayama, PN Ainslie, LF Andersen, ...
Science 373 (6556), 808-812, 2021
Cultural, practical, and economic value of wild plants: a quantitative study in the Bolivian Amazon
V Reyes-García, T Huanca, V Vadez, W Leonard, D Wilkie
Economic botany 60 (1), 62-74, 2006
Nutritional requirements and human evolution: a bioenergetics model
WR Leonard, ML Robertson
American Journal of Human Biology 4 (2), 179-195, 1992
Effects of brain evolution on human nutrition and metabolism
WR Leonard, JJ Snodgrass, ML Robertson
Annu. Rev. Nutr. 27, 311-327, 2007
Correlates of delay-discount rates: Evidence from Tsimane'Amerindians of the Bolivian rain forest
KN Kirby, R Godoy, V Reyes-Garcıa, E Byron, L Apaza, W Leonard, ...
Journal of Economic Psychology 23 (3), 291-316, 2002
15O PET measurement of blood flow and oxygen consumption in cold-activated human brown fat
O Muzik, TJ Mangner, WR Leonard, A Kumar, J Janisse, JG Granneman
Journal of Nuclear Medicine 54 (4), 523-531, 2013
The central Siberian origin for native American Y chromosomes
FR Santos, A Pandya, C Tyler-Smith, SDJ Pena, M Schanfield, ...
The American Journal of Human Genetics 64 (2), 619-628, 1999
An ecomorphological model of the initial hominid dispersal from Africa
SC Antón, WR Leonard, ML Robertson
Journal of Human Evolution 43 (6), 773-785, 2002
Cultural transmission of ethnobotanical knowledge and skills: an empirical analysis from an Amerindian society
V Reyes-García, J Broesch, L Calvet-Mir, N Fuentes-Peláez, TW McDade, ...
Evolution and human behavior 30 (4), 274-285, 2009
Climatic influences on basal metabolic rates among circumpolar populations
WR Leonard, MV Sorensen, VA Galloway, GJ Spencer, MJ Mosher, ...
American Journal of Human Biology 14 (5), 609-620, 2002
Private lives 2: The second national survey on the health and wellbeing of GLBT Australians
W Leonard, M Pitts, A Mitchell, A Lyons, A Smith, S Patel, M Couch, ...
Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, 2012
Ethnobotanical knowledge is associated with indices of child health in the Bolivian Amazon
TW McDade, V Reyes-Garcia, P Blackinton, S Tanner, T Huanca, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104 (15), 6134-6139, 2007
Heredity, environment, and cranial form: A reanalysis of Boas's immigrant data
CC Gravlee, HR Bernard, WR Leonard
American Anthropologist 105 (1), 125-138, 2003
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