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Human Ecology

Human Ecology

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor: Daniel G. Bates

ISSN: 0300-7839 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-9915 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10745

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Daniel G. Bates
Anthropology, Hunter College, City University of New York, USA

Managing Editor:

Ludomir Lozny, Anthropology, Hunter College, City University of New York, USA

Book Review Editor:

Tanya King
, Anthropology, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, VA, Australia tanya.king@deakin.edu.au

Yancey Orr, Anthropology, University of Queensland, Australia

Editorial Board:

Arun Agrawal, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA 

Michael Bollig, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne, Germany

Peter Brosius, Anthropology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA 

Uradyn E. Bulag, Selwyn College, University of Cambridge, UK

Carlos Everaldo Alvares Coimbra, Jr., Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Escola, Nacional de Saude Publica, Departamento de Endemias, Brasil

Michael Dove, Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA 

Cristina Eghenter, WWF-Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

Gary Feinman, Anthropology, The Field Museum, Chicago, IL, USA

Nancy Flowers, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY, USA

Elliot Fratkin, Anthropology, Smith College, Northampton, MA, USA

Larry Grossman, Geography, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA 

Jane I. Guyer, Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD USA

Nora Haenn, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Katherine Homewood, Anthropology, University College London, London, UK  

Susan H. Lees, Anthropology, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY, USA

Flora Lu, Environmental Studies, University of California Santa Cruz, CA, USA

J. Terrence McCabe, Anthropology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

Bonnie J. McCay, Human Ecology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Ole Mertz, Geography and Geology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Monica Minnegal, School of Social and Political Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Australia

Emilio Moran, Anthropology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA

Mark Moritz, Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

Christine Padoch, Institute of Economic Botany, New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY, USA

David Pimentel, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Philip L. Reno, Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA

Marianne Schmink, Tropical Conservation and Development Program, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Ian A. Simpson, Environmental Science, University of Stirling, UK

Mary C. Stiner, School of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

Bryan Tilt, School of Language, Culture and Society, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA

Catherine Tucker, Department of Anthropology & Center for Latin American Studies, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Andrew P. Vayda, Human Ecology, Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Amber Wutich, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA

Zhao Zhijun, Institute of Archaeology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China

Editorial Assistance:

Judith Tucker, Graduate School and University Center, City University of New York, NY, USA 




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    The theoretical orientation of Human Ecology emphasizes the problem-solving significance of human culture and behavior, from food procurement to systems defining kinship—not to mention political and religious life. The perspective generally embraced here is that human ecology is part and parcel of the larger field of ecology and not simply analogous to it. Contributions to Human Ecology emphasize the complex ways in which humans shape and in turn are shaped by their environment. Original articles, research reports, and brief communications based on empirical research are welcome from fields as diverse as environmental impact studies, resource or habitat maintenance, health and nutrition, risk management, land use history—to name a few. Disciplines commonly represented include anthropology, biological, life and health sciences, geography, and sociology. The journal is peer reviewed. A book review section appears in each issue.

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