PUBLICATIONS

Martin, M. and Valeggia, C. (2018) Timing of pubertal growth and menarche in Qom girls of Argentina. Annals of Human Biology. doi=10.1080/03014460.2018.1486455

Chaney, C., Goetz, L. and Valeggia, C. (2018) A time to be born: Variation in the hour of birth in a rural population of northern Argentina. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 166:975–978. doi: 10.1002/ajpa.23483.

Alfonso-Durruty, M. and Valeggia, C. (2018) Talla, peso e índice de masa corporal en niños y niñas wichí de Formosa, Argentina [Height, weight, and body mass index in Wichí children from Formosa, Argentina] (in press). Archivos Argentinos de Pediatría. PDF en español PDF  

Raño, M., Valeggia, C. and  Kowalewski, M. (2018) Aged black-and-gold howler monkey female (Alouatta caraya): A sign of reproductive senescence?. Folia Primatologica 89:101-110. PDF

Corley, M., Valeggia, C. Fernandez-Duque, E. (2017) Hormonal correlates of development and natal dispersal in wild female owl monkeys (Aotus azarae) of Argentina. Hormones & Behavior, 96:42-51. doi: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2017.08.005. PDF

Valeggia, Claudia (2018). Fecundity in The International Encyclopedia of Biological Anthropology, Wenda Trevathan (ed).  John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (In press).

Klein, L.D., Breakey, A.A., Scelza, B., Valeggia, C., Jasienska, G. and Hinde, K. (2017) Concentrations of trace elements in breast milk: comparisons among women in the Argentina, Namibia, Poland, and the United States. PLOS One. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0183367. PDF

Goetz, L.G. and Valeggia, C. (2017) The Ecology of Anemia: Anemia prevalence and correlated factors in adult indigenous women in Argentina.  American Journal of Human Biology, doi:10.1002/ajhb.22947

Alfonso-Durruty, M. and Valeggia, C.  (2016) Growth Strategies among Indigenous Children of the Argentine Gran Chaco.  American Journal of Human Biology.  doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22886

De la Iglesia, H., Moreno, C., Lowden, A., Louzada, F., Marqueze, E., Levandovski, R., Pilz, L.K., Valeggia , C., Fernandez-Duque, E., Golombek, D. A., Czeiler, C. A., Skene, D. J., Duffy, J.F., and Roennenberg, T. (2016)  Ancestral Sleep.  Current Biology  26, R257-R274. PDF

Nuñez, P., Salomón, D. and Valeggia, C.  (2016) Substantial Decrease in Stunting and Underweight in Children Under Five Covered by Universal Health Coverage Programs in Argentina. American Journal of Public Health 106(4):720-726.

Nuñez-De la Mora, A., Pablo Nepomnaschy and Valeggia, C. (2015) Ecología Reproductiva Humana. In: Introducción a la Antropología Biológica. Asociación Latinoamericana de Antropología Biológica. Pp. 174-213. ISBN: 978-987-33-9562-8.

Valeggia, C. and Nuñez-De la Mora, A. (2015) Human Reproductive Ecology. In: Basics in Human Evolution. M. Muehlenbein, Ed., Elsevier, Pp. 295-304.  ISBN: 9780128026526.

Valeggia, C.  and Snodgrass, J.J. (2015) Health of Indigenous Peoples. Annual Review of Anthropology 44: 117-135.

De la Iglesia, H., Fernández-Duque, E., Golombek, D., Lanza, N., Duffy, J.F., Czeisler, C.A. and Valeggia, C. (2015). Access to electric light is associated with shorter sleep duration in a traditionally hunter-gatherer community. Journal of Biological Rhythms 30 (4):342-250.

Breakey, A. A., Hinde, K., Valeggia, C., Sinofsky, A. and Ellison, P.T.  (2015) Illness in breastfeeding infants relates to concentration of lactoferrin and secretory Immunoglobulin A in mother’s milk. Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health 1: 21-31.

Valeggia, C., Orlando, F. and Lagranja E. (2015) Cambios en la prevalencia de sobrepeso y obesidad en asentamientos toba de la provincia de Formosa [Changes in the prevalence of overweight and obesity in Toba settlements in the province of Formosa]. In: Procesos de Investigación e intervención en salud en comunidades indígenas de Argentina. Silvia Hirsch, Mariana Lorenzetti y Daniel Salomón, Eds. Instituto de Medicina Tropical y Ministerio de Salud, Argentina, Pp 235-258.

Valeggia, C. (2014) The Global and the Local: Understanding Health and Fertility in Latin American Indigenous Women. Health Care for Women International 9: 1-15. DOI: 10.1080/07399332.2014.954704

Lagranja, E., Phojanakong, P., Navarro, A. and Valeggia, C. (2014). Indigenous populations in transition: An evaluation of the risk for metabolic syndrome among the Toba of northern Argentina. Annals of Human Biology 42(1):84-90. DOI: 10.3109/03014460.2014.932008

Lagranja, E., Phojanakong, P., Navarro, A. and Valeggia, C. (2014) Alimentación y actividad física en adultos de una población Toba de la provincia de Formosa, Argentina [Diet and physical activity in adults of a Toba population in the province of Formosa, Argentina]. Diaeta 32(146): 25-41.

Olmedo, S. and Valeggia, C. (2014) Estado nutricional y factores asociados al inicio de la alimentación complementaria en niños Qom de Formosa. [Nutritional status and factors associated with the initiation of complementary feeding in Qom children of Formosa] Archivos Argentinos de Pediatría 112(3) 254-257.

Lanza, N. and Valeggia, C. (2014) Análisis longitudinal del comportamiento reproductivo de una población Toba en transición. [Longitudinal analysis of reproductive behavior in a Toba population in transition]. Revista Brasileira de Estudos de Populaçao 31 (1):117-134.

Vala-Haynes, E., Valeggia, C. and Kohler, H-P. (2014) Out of union fertility in Paraguay. Notas de Población 97: 7-34.

Lanza, N., and Valeggia, C. (2014) Cambios demográficos en una población rural de la etnia Toba del norte de Argentina. [Demographic changes in a rural population of Toba ethnicity in northern Argentina]. Latin American Research Review 49 (2).

Lanza, N. Valeggia, C. and Pelaez, E. (2013) The reproductive transition in an indigenous population of northern Argentina. Biodemography and Social Biology 59:212-230.

Bove, R. M., Vala-Haynes, E. and Valeggia, C. (2013) Polygyny and Women’s Health in Rural Mali Journal of Biosocial Science 12: 1-24.

Bove, R.M., Vala-Haynes, E. and Valeggia, C. (2012) Women's Health in Urban Mali: Social Predictors and Health Itineraries. Social Science and Medicine 75(8):1392-9.

Lanza, N., and Valeggia, C. (2012) Transitions and reproduction in an indigenous community of northern Argentina. Revista Argentina de Antropología Biológica   14(1):33-43.

Lanza, N., Valeggia, C. and Pelaez, E. (2011). Análisis de la fecundidad de los toba del norte de Argentina [Analysis of the Fertility of the Toba of northern Argentina] In: Pueblos indígenas y afrodescendientes en América Latina: Dinámicas poblacionales diversas y desafíos comunes. Serie Investigaciones Nº 12, Asociación Latinoamericana de Población, 47-73.

Fernandez-Duque, E., Burke, K.M., Schoenrock, K., Wolovich, C. and Valeggia, C. (2011) Hormonal monitoring of reproductive status in monogamous wild female owl monkeys of the Argentinean Chaco. Folia Primatologica 82:143-153.

McGuinness, C. and Valeggia, C. (2011) La transición menopáusica en dos poblaciones étnicamente diferentes de la ciudad de Formosa [The menopausal transition in two ethnically different populations of the city of Formosa] Encuentro de Geohistoria Regional 30, 272-278.

Nagata, J., Bream, K.D.,Barg, F.K., and Valeggia, C. (2011) Coca-Colonization and Hybridization of Diets among the Tz’utujil Maya. Ecology of Food and Nutrition 50:4, 297-318.

Nagata, J., Valeggia, C., Barg, F.K., and Bream, K.D. (2011) Criticisms of Chlorination:  Social Determinants of Water Beliefs and Practices among the Tz’utujil Maya. Panamerican Journal of Public Health 29(1): 9 -16.

Leonard, W., Stock J., and Valeggia C. (2010) Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Diet and Nutrition. Evolutionary Anthropology 19, 85-86.

Valeggia, C., Burke, K. M., and Fernandez-Duque, E. (2010) The impact of socioeconomic change on nutritional status among Toba and Wichí populations of Argentina. Economics and Human Biology 8(1):100-10.

Fernandez-Duque, E., Valeggia, C., and Mendoza, S. P. (2009) The biology of paternal care. Annual Review of Anthropology 38:115-130.

Nagata, J., Valeggia, C., Barg, F.K., and Bream, K.D. (2009) Body Mass Index, Socio-economic Status, and Socio-Behavioral Practices among Tz’utujil Maya women. Economics and Human Biology, 7(1):96-106.

Valeggia, C. and Ellison, P. T. (2009) Interactions between metabolic and reproductive functions in the resumption of postpartum fecundity. American Journal of Human Biology 21(4): 559-566.

Lanza, N., Burke, K.M., and Valeggia, C. (2009) Fertility among the Toba, an Argentine indigenous population in transition. Society, Biology, and Human Affairs 73(1-2):26-34.

Valeggia, C.R. (2009) Flexible Caretakers: Responses of Toba families in transition. In: Substitute Parents: Biological and Social Perspectives on Alloparenting in Human Societies, Gillian Bentley & Ruth Mace (Eds).  Studies in Biosocial Science Series, Berghahn Press, pp 100 -115.

Bove, R.M. and Valeggia, C.R. (2008) Polygyny and Women’s Health in Sub-Saharan Africa. Social Science and Medicine 68(1):21-9.

Valeggia, C.R. (2007) Taking the lab to the field: Minimally invasive techniques for monitoring reproductive hormones in population-scale research.  Population Development Review 33(3) 525-542.

Valeggia, C.R. (2007) Monitoreo de hormonas en el campo: Métodos y aplicaciones en ecología reproductiva humana [Monitoring hormones in the field: Methods and applications in human reproductive ecology]. Revista Argentina de Antropología Biológica 9 (2):10-18.

Walker, R., Hill, K., Gurven, M., Magliano, A., Chagnon, N., Djurovic, G., Hames, R., Hurtado, A.M., Oiver, W.J., De Souza, R., Valeggia, C. and Yamauchi, T. (2006) Growth rates, developmental markers, and life histories in 21 small-scale societies. American Journal of Human Biology 18(3):295-311.

Lanza, N., Valeggia, C. (2006). Caracterización demográfica de una población Toba de Formosa. [Demographic characterization of a Toba population in Formosa]. Encuentro de Geohistoria Regional. IIGHI – CONICET. Pp. 293 – 301.

Valeggia, C.R. and Lanza, N. A. (2005) Tiempos de cambio: Consecuencias de la transición nutricional en comunidades Toba de Formosa.  (Consequences of the nutritional transition in the Toba communities of Formosa). Encuentro de Geohistoria Regional, Resistencia. Pp 615-623.

Sánchez-Ocasio, K. and Valeggia, C.R. (2005) Fertilidad y transición demográfica entre los Toba del Gran Chaco Argentino: Factores Mediadores. (Fertility and demographic transition among the Toba of the Argentine Gran Chaco: Mediating Factors) Encuentro de Geohistoria Regional, pp. 570-577.                         

Lanza, N. A. and Valeggia, C. R. (2005) Análisis de posibles factores determinantes de la proporción sexual secundaria en una población Toba.  (Analysis of possible determinants of secondary sex ratios in a Toba population).  Revista Argentina de Antropologia Biológica 7 (2) 21-33.

Valeggia, C.R., Lanza N. A. and Córdoba, L.I. (2005) Fuentes de variación en la alimentación actual de los toba-pilagá del oeste formoseño.  (Sources of variation in the current diet of Toba-Pilaga people in Western Formosa). Actas del Quinto Congreso de Americanistas, Sociedad Argentina de Americanistas, Buenos Aires: 123-142.

Ellison, P.T., Valeggia, C.R., and Sherry, D. S. (2005) Human birth seasonality. In: Seasonality in Primates: Implications for Human Evolution.  Diane K. Brockman and Carel P. van Schaik (Eds).  Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology, Cambridge University Press, pp. 379 -400.

Valeggia, C.R. and Ellison, P. T. (2004)  Lactational amenorrhea in well-nourished Toba women of Argentina.  Journal of Biosocial Science 36 (5) 573-595.

Valeggia, C.R. and Ellison P. T. (2003) Impact of breastfeeding on anthropometric changes in a population of Toba women.  American Journal of Human Biology 15:717-724.

Ellison, P.T. and Valeggia, C. R. (2003) C-peptide levels and the duration of lactational amenorrhea. Fertility and Sterility 80(4):878-880.

Valeggia, C. R. and Tola, F. (2003) The Argentine Toba.  In: Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology. C. Ember and M. Ember (Eds.), Plenum/Kluwer Press, New York pp. 564-572.

Bove, R. M., Valeggia, C.R, and Ellison, P.T. (2002) Girl helpers and nursing women’s activities among the Toba of Argentina. Human Nature 13(4), 457-472.

Valeggia, C., Faulkner, K., and Ellison, P. T. (2002) Evaluación de curvas de peso en lactantes de una comunidad Toba de Formosa.  Archivos Argentinos de Pediatría 100 (2), 31-36.

Valeggia, C.R. and Ellison, P.T. (2002) Energetics, Fecundity, and Human Life History. In: Biodemography of Fertility, J. Rodgers and H.P. Koehler (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 87-103.

Valeggia, C.R. and Ellison, P. T. (2001).  Lactation, Energetics, and Postpartum Fecundity.  In: Reproductive Ecology and Human Evolution, Peter T. Ellison (Ed.), Aldine de Gruyter, New York., pp. 85-105.

Faulkner, K., Valeggia, C.R., and Ellison, P.T. (2000) Infant growth status in a Toba community of Formosa, Argentina.  Social Biology and Human Affairs, 65.1:8-19.

Fernandez-Duque, E., Valeggia, C.R., and Mason, W. A.  (2000). Effects of pair-bond and social context on male-female interactions in captive titi monkeys (Callicebus moloch). Ethology, 106, 1067-1082.

Valeggia, C.R., Mendoza, S.P., Fernandez-Duque, E., Mason, W.A., and Lasley, B. (1999) Reproductive Biology of Female Titi Monkeys (Callicebus moloch). American Journal of Primatology, 47(3):183-95.

Valeggia CR, Mendoza SP, Capitanio JP. (1997)  A non-radioactive assay for determination of mitogen induced proliferation of peripheral blood lymphocytes in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta). Boletín Primatológico Latinoamericano, 6(1):9-13.

Fernandez-Duque E, Valeggia CR. (1995)  Meta-analysis: a valuable tool in conservation research. Reprinted in: Readings from Conservation Biology; To Preserve Biodiversity – An overview.  Editor: David Ehrenfeld, 208-214.

Fernandez-Duque E, Valeggia CR. (1994) Meta-analysis: a valuable tool in conservation research. Conservation Biology 8(2): 555-561.

Fernandez-Duque E, Valeggia CR, Maldonado H. (1992) Multi-trial learning in the crab Chasmagnathus granulatus. Behavioral and Neural Biology 57: 189-197.

Valeggia C, Fernandez-Duque E, Maldonado H. (1989) Danger stimulus-induced analgesia in the crab Chasmagnathus granulatus. Brain Research 481:330-333.