Vol 3 (2012)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14237/ebl.3.2012.

The Society of Ethnobiology publishes Ethnobiology Letters (ISSN 2159-8126), a gold open access, fully online, peer reviewed journal for publication of short communications concerning ethnobiology, the study of the relationships between humans and environments in diverse spatial and temporal contexts. EBL is indexed in Scopus and DOAJ.

Table of Contents


Ethics in Ethnobiology Publication PDF
James R. Welch 96-97


An interviewwith Elisabeth Hsu on Plants, Health and Healing: On the Interface of Ethnobotany and Medical Anthropology PDF
Sofia A. Vougioukalou 91-95


Defoliator Pest to Caboclos and Gourmet Food to the Suruí Indians: Contrasting Amazonian Perspectives of Lusura sp. Caterpillars PDF
Carlos E. A. Coimbra Jr. 56-60

Research Communications

Ethnobotany of Tl'azt'en Nation: Plant Use and Gathering Site Characteristics PDF
Leona R. Shaw, Jane P. Young 1-12
When Is a Fish Not a Fish? Questions Raised by a Nage Life-Form Category PDF
Gregory Forth 23-30
Use Value of Food Plants in the Xi'iuy Indigenous Community of Las Guapas, Rayon, San Luis Potosi, Mexico PDF
Haydeé Carbajal-Esquivel, Javier Fortanelli Martínez, José García-Pérez, Juan A. Reyes-Agüero, Laura Yáñez-Espinosa, Mark Bonta 39-55
Folk Knowledge of an Individual Plant Specimen: The Case of the Royal Fern (Osmunda regalis L.) in Virestad Parish, Småland, Sweden PDF
Ingvar Svanberg 63-67
Birdlime in Western Myanmar: Preparation, Use, and Conservation Implications for an Endemic Bird PDF
Steven G. Platt, Kalyar Platt, Thet Zaw Naing, Hong Meng, Win Ko Ko, Naing Lin, Robert J. Tizzard, Khin Myo Myo, Me Me Soe, Thomas R. Rainwater 68-75
Ethnobotany of the Kiluhikturmiut Inuinnait of Kugluktuk, Nunavut, Canada PDF
Jonathan Duffy Davis, Sandra Anne Banack 78-90

Data, Methods & Taxonomies

Utilization of Non-Timber Forest Products Based on Traditional Culture: A Case Study of Iban Dyeing in Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia PDF
Natsuho Fujisawa, Tohru Nakashizuka 18-22

Book Reviews

The Banana Tree at the Gate: A History of Marginal Peoples and Global Markets in Borneo PDF
E. N. Anderson 13-13
Aridland Springs in North America: Ecology and Conservation PDF
Kate Smith 14-15
When the Killing's Done PDF
Torben C. Rick 16-17
Global Warming and the Political Ecology of Health: Emerging Crisis and Systemic Solutions PDF
Kate Smith 31-32
Environmental Social Sciences: Methods and Research Design PDF
Jeremy Spoon 33-34
Forms of Becoming: The Evolutionary Biology of Development PDF
Raymond Pierotti 35-38
Biocultural Diversity Conservation: A Global Sourcebook PDF
Jose Martinez-Reyes 61-62
The Slaw and the Slow Cooked: Culture and Barbecue in the Mid-South PDF
Jon D. Holtzman 76-77