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Peer-Reviewed Articles

2022 Veile, A, Otárola-Castillo, E, Kramer, K. “Household Sanitary Conditions Modulate the Relationship between Birth Mode and Child Growth.” (accepted, American Journal of Biological Anthropology).

2022 Veile, A, Azcorra, H, Christopher, L, Varela-Silva, I, Dickinson, F, Kramer, K. “Differences in Nutritional Status Between Rural and Urban Yucatec Maya Children: The Importance of Early Life Conditions.” American Journal of Biological Anthropology. [LINK]

2020 Miller, V, VanWormer, L, Veile, A. Assessment of Attention in Biological Mothers using the Attention Network Test – Revised. Current Psychology. [LINK]

2019 Rosenberg, K, Veile, A, Evolutionary and Biocultural Causes and Consequences of Rising Cesarean Birth Rates.   American Journal of Human Biology, DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23230. [LINK]

2019 Veile, A, Valeggia, C, Kramer, K. Cesarean Birth and the Growth of Yucatec Maya and Toba/Qom Children.   American Journal of Human Biology, DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23228. [LINK]

2019 Veile, A, Faria, A, Tuller, S, Rivera, S, Kramer, K. Birth Mode, Breastfeeding and Childhood Infectious Morbidity in the Yucatec Maya.   American Journal of Human Biology. DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23218. [LINK]

2019 Veile, A, Miller, V. Duration of Breastfeeding in Ancestral Environments.   In: Shackelford T., Weekes-Shackelford V. (eds) Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science. Springer, Cham [LINK]

2018 Martin, M, Veile, A, Valeggia, C. Birth mode and infectious morbidity risks in indigenous Qom children of Argentina.  American Journal of Human Biology, DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.23200. [LINK]

2018 Veile, A, An Overview of Hunter Gatherer Diets and Human Behavioral Evolution.   Physiology & Behavior volume 193: 190-195.[LINK]

2018 Kramer, K, Veile, A.  Infant Allocare in Traditional Societies. Infants Benefit at a Low Cost to Helpers.   Physiology & Behavior volume 193a: 117-126.[LINK]

2017 Veile, A, Kramer, K. Childhood body mass is positively associated with cesarean birth in Yucatec Maya subsistence farmers. American Journal of Human Biology 2017; 29:e22920. [LINK]

2016 Kramer, K, Veile, A, and E Otárola-Castillo.   Sibling competition and growth tradeoffs. Biological vs statistical significance. PloS One 3/3/16.[LINK]

2015 Veile, A, Kramer, K.     Changing Birth and Breastfeeding Dynamics in a Modernizing Indigenous Community. Journal of Human Lactation 30:1 145-155.[LINK]

2014 Veile, A, Martin, M, McAllister, L, Gurven, M.    Modernization is Associated with Intensive Breastfeeding in the Bolivian Amazon. Social Science and Medicine, 100: 148-158. [LINK]

2012 Veile, A, Winking, J, Gurven, M, Greaves, R, Kramer, K.    Infant Growth and the Thymus: Data from Two South American Native Societies. American Journal of Human Biology 24: 768-775. [LINK]

Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

2021 Kramer, K, Veile, A, Ivey, P. Conceiving Reproduction in Biological Anthropology.  Han, S, Tomori, C (editors). Chapter: The Routledge Handbook of Anthropology and Reproduction, Routledge.

2020 Veile, A, Asaf, S, E Otárola-Castillo, Kramer, K. Hydration, Lactation and Child Health in the Yucatec Maya.  Dickinson, F, Azcorra, H. (editors). Chapter: Environment and Health in the Yucatan Peninsula. A Human Ecology Perspective, Springer.

2018 Veile, A, Kramer, K. Pregnancy, Birth and Babies: Motherhood and Modernization in a Yucatec Village.  Schwartz, D (editor). Chapter: Maternal Death and Pregnancy-Related Morbidity Among Indigenous Women of Mexico & Central America: An Anthropological, Epidemiological and Biomedical Approach, Springer. [LINK]

2017 Veile, A, Kramer, K. Shifting Weanling's Optimum: The Ecology of Breastfeeding and Infant Health in the Yucatan. Palmquist, A, Tomori, C, Quinn, EA (editors). Chapter: Breastfeeding and Human Lactation: New Anthropological Approaches, Routledge Books. [LINK]

Book Reviews

2018 Veile, A., Rivera, S. Book Review: White Gold: Stories of Breast Milk Sharing.  by Susan Falls. American Journal of Human Biology. [LINK]

2018 Inderstrodt, J, Veile, A. Book Review: Tell Me Why My Children Died: Rabies, Indigenous Knowledge, and Communicative Justice. The Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology. [LINK]