Vol 6, No 1 (2015)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14237/ebl.6.2015

Co-editors:  John M. Marston, James R. Welch, and Steve Wolverton

Book Review Editor: Felice S. Wyndham

Production Editor: Jonathan Dombrosky

Editorial Assistant: Andrew D. Gillreath-Brown

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.

Table of Contents

Editorials

The Open Science Network in Ethnobiology: Growing the Influence of Ethnobiology
Cassandra L. Quave, Keri Barfield, Nanci Ross, Karen C. Hall
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Brazil's New Biodiversity Law
James R. Welch
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216-217

Perspectives

Raymond Pierotti
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80-88
Aung Si, Myfany Turpin
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175-182
Nicholas C. Kawa, Bradley Painter, Cailín E. Murray
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183-188
Cecil H. Brown
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189-191

Mini-Reviews

Chelsey Geralda Armstrong, James R. Veteto
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5-7
Matthew E Biwer, Amber M VanDerwarker
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28-31
Jenna M. Battillo, Abigail E. Fisher
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111-113
Alexia Smith, Krista Dotzel, Joyce Fountain, Lucas Proctor, Madelynn von Baeyer
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192-195

Research Communications

Tamás Henn, Róbert W. Pál
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10-24
Summer Ragosta, Ivelyn Harris, Ntim Gyakari, Emmanuel Otoo, Alex Asase
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66-79
H Eden W Cottee-Jones, Robert J. Whittaker
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89-98
Edgar Maeniuta Pollard, Randy Thaman, Gilianne Brodie, Clare Morrison
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99-110
Paolo Maria Guarrera, Valentina Savo, Giulia Caneva
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119-161
Hugo Bornatowski, Raul Rennó Braga, Carolina Kalinowski, Jean Ricardo Simões Vitule
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196-202

Data, Methods & Taxonomies

Stephanie C. Kane
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32-62
Andrew Barker, Jonathan Dombrosky, Dale Chaput, Barney Venbles, Steve Wolverton, Stanley M. Stevens
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162-174

Reviews: Perspectives from Gene Anderson’s Bookshelf

Beyond Nature and Culture. By Philippe Descola. Translated by Janet Lloyd. 2013. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. Xxii + 463 pp. $35.00 (paperback), $65.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0-22621-236-4 (paperback), 978-0-22614-445-0 (hardcover).
Eugene N. Anderson
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Pioneers in European Ethnobiology. Edited by Ingvar Svanberg and Łukasz Łuczaj. 2014. Uppsala Universitet, Uppsala, Sweden. Uppsala Studies on Eastern Europe 4. 324 pp. $82.50 (paperback). ISBN 978-9-15548-8-444.
Eugene N. Anderson
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212-213
The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. By Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing. 2015. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ. Xii + 331 pp. $29.95 (cloth). ISBN 978-0-6911-6275-1 (cloth), 978-1-4008-7354-8 (eBook).
Eugene N. Anderson
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214-215

Reviews

Anthropological Perspectives on Tooth Morphology: Genetics, Evolution, Variation. G. Richard Scott and Joel D. Irish. eds. 2013. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Pp. 612. ISBN: 978-1-10701-145-8.
Tricia E. Owlett
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Eating the Landscape: American Indian Stories of Food, Identity, and Resilience. Enrique Salmon. 2012. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. Pp. 160. $17.95 (paper). ISBN 978-0-8165-3011-3
Lois Stevens, Raymond Pierotti
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Shells on a Desert Shore: Mollusks in the Seri World. By Cathy Moser Marlett. 2014. University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 304 pp. $75.00 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-0-8165-3068-7.
Nemer E. Narchi
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63-64
Cannabis: Evolution and Ethnobotany. Edited by Robert C. Clarke and Mark D. Merlin. 2013. University of California Press, Berkeley. 456 pp. $95.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-0- 520-27048-0.
John Rashford
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Urban Pollution: Cultural Meanings, Social Practices. Edited by Eveline Dürr and Rivke Jaffe. 2010. Studies in Environmental Anthropology and Ethnobiology, Vol. 15. Berghahn Books, New York. 216 pp. $120.00 (hardcover). ISBN 978-1-78238-508-0.
Janelle Marie Baker
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114-115
New Lives for Ancient and Extinct Crops. Edited by Paul E. Minnis. 2014. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 288 pp. $65.00 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-0-8165-3062-5.
Thomas C. Hart
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116-118
Ancient Plants and People: Contemporary Trends in Archaeobotany. Edited by Marco Madella, Carla Lancelotti, and Manon Savard. 2014. The University of Arizona Press, Tucson. 316 pp. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8165-2710-6.
Diana Rocío Carvajal Contreras
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203-207