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Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine
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Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine

Editor-in-Chief: Andrea Pieroni

ISSN: 1746-4269 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13002

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  • About this journal

  • Provides a forum for current debates on culturally appropriate management of  biodiversity and human and animal health
  • Indexed in Thomson Reuters JCR, CABI, EmBase, EmBiology, EmCare,MEDLINE, PubMed, PubMed Central, Scopus and Zoological Record
  • Highly accessed, over 70,000 article accesses per month

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine research in any area of ethnobiology and ethnomedicine. It invites research articles and reviews based on original interdisciplinary studies on the inextricable relationships between human cultures and nature/universe, Traditional Environmental/Ecological Knowledge (TEK), folk and traditional medical knowledge, as well as the relevance of these for environmental and public health policies. These are also considered in the context of primary health care policies in developing countries.

Related subjects » Complementary & Alternative Medicine - Life Sciences

Impact Factor: 1.978 (2013) * 

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    Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine research in any area of ethnobiology and ethnomedicine. It invites research articles and reviews based on original interdisciplinary studies on the inextricable relationships between human cultures and nature/universe, Traditional Environmental/Ecological Knowledge (TEK), folk and traditional medical knowledge, as well as the relevance of these for environmental and public health policies.

    Specifically, the journal will cover the following topics: ethnobotany, ethnomycology, ethnozoology, ethnoecology (including ethnopedology), ethnometereology/ethnoclimatology, ethnoastronomy, ethnopharmacy, ethnomedicine, ethnoveterinary, traditional medicines, traditional healthcare in households and domestic arenas, migrant healthcare/urban ethnobiology, pluralistic healthcare in developing countries, evidence-based community health, visual ethnobiology and ethnomedicine, gender studies and ethnobiology, as well as other related areas in environmental, nutritional, medical and visual anthropology. Botanically-centered manuscripts must clearly indicate voucher specimens and herbaria.

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