Body Sizes of Orang Asli School Children : A Case Study of Bateq School Children in Pos Lebir, Kelantan

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Abstract

The Bateq , one of Orang Asli( aboriginal) groups of Peninsula Malaysia, havebeen recognized to have different root and different physical frame from the Malay. TheBateq in Pos Lebir used to subsist on hunting and gathering, and recently sedentariseand change their life style. This paper reports body sizes of Bateq children with comparingmean values of other Malaysian ethnic groups and the US National Center forHealth Statics( NCHS) percentile values.

Journal

  • 千葉大学人文社会科学研究

    千葉大学人文社会科学研究 (26), 71-82, 2013-03

    千葉大学大学院人文社会科学研究科

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  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    120005939582
  • NII NACSIS-CAT ID (NCID)
    AA12170670
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • Article Type
    departmental bulletin paper
  • Journal Type
    大学紀要
  • ISSN
    1883-4744
  • NDL Article ID
    024714799
  • NDL Call No.
    Z22-B269
  • Data Source
    NDL  IR 
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