|Research Methods in Nutritional Anthropology (United Nations University, 1989, 201 p.)|
|6. Elementary mathematical models and statistical methods for nutritional anthropology|
Decision-making models and optimization analysis
Stochastic process models
MICHAEL C. ROBBINS and LINDA COFFMAN ROBBINS
Department of Anthropology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
The intrinsic value of a small-scale model is that it compensates for the renunciation of sensible dimensions by the acquisition of intelligible dimensions.
Levi-Strauss, The Savage Mind