William Leonard

  • 7068 Citations
1984 …2019
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Research Output 1984 2019

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Review article
2009
12 Citations (Scopus)
Body Temperature
Basal Metabolism
Temperature
Thermogenesis
Obesity
2007
113 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of brain evolution on human nutrition and metabolism

Leonard, W., Snodgrass, J. J. & Robertson, M. L., Dec 1 2007, In : Annual Review of Nutrition. 27, p. 311-327 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Brain
Primates
Diet
Hominidae
Body Size
2006
10 Citations (Scopus)

Personal and group incentives to invest in prosocial behavior: A study in the Bolivian Amazon

Reyes-García, V., Godoy, R., Vadez, V., Huanca, T. & Leonard, W., Jan 1 2006, In : Journal of Anthropological Research. 62, 1, p. 81-101 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

incentive
Group
Incentives
Prosocial Behavior
Amazon
2005
111 Citations (Scopus)

Market economy and the loss of folk knowledge of plant uses: Estimates from the Tsimane' of the Bolivian Amazon

Reyes-García, V., Vadez, V., Byron, E., Apaza, L., Leonard, W., Perez, E. & Wilkie, D., Aug 1 2005, In : Current Anthropology. 46, 4, p. 651-656 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

market economy
Folk
Market Economy
Amazon
158 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of market economies on the well-being of indigenous peoples and on their use of renewable natural resources

Godoy, R., Reyes-García, V., Byron, E., Leonard, W. & Vadez, V., Nov 25 2005, In : Annual Review of Anthropology. 34, p. 121-138 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

renewable resources
market economy
natural resources
well-being
conservation
35 Citations (Scopus)

Why do subsistence-level people join the market economy? Testing hypotheses of push and pull determinants in Bolivian Amazonia

Godoy, R., Reyes-García, V., Huanca, T., Leonard, W., Vadez, V., Valdés-Galicia, C. & Zhao, D., Jan 1 2005, In : Journal of Anthropological Research. 61, 2, p. 157-178 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

subsistence level
hypothesis testing
market economy
determinants
market
2003
88 Citations (Scopus)

Heredity, environment, and cranial form: A reanalysis of Boas's immigrant data

Gravlee, C. C., Bernard, H. R. & Leonard, W., Jan 1 2003, In : American Anthropologist. 105, 1, p. 125-138 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

heredity
immigrant
anthropology
racism
critic
56 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring human energy expenditure: What have we learned from the flex-heart rate method?

Leonard, W., Jul 1 2003, In : American Journal of Human Biology. 15, 4, p. 479-489 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

energy expenditure
Energy Metabolism
expenditure
heart rate
expenditures
136 Citations (Scopus)

Metabolic correlates of hominid brain evolution

Leonard, W., Robertson, M. L., Snodgrass, J. J. & Kuzawa, C. W., Jan 1 2003, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology. 136, 1, p. 5-15 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hominidae
Brain
Primates
Nutrition
Diet
1997
25 Citations (Scopus)

Rethinking the energetics of bipedality

Leonard, W. R. & Robertson, M. L., Dec 1 1997, In : Current Anthropology. 38, 2, p. 304-309 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Energetics