Vol 8, No 1 (2017)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14237/ebl.8.1.2017

Co-editors: John M. Marston, Elizabeth A. Olson, and James R. Welch

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 Trouble With TEK
Felice S. Wyndham
78–80

Perspectives

Valeria Kuzivanova, Iain J. Davidson-Hunt
23–30

Short Topical Reviews

Marlène Elias, Susan S Hummel, Bimbika S Basnett, Carol J.P. Colfer
31–34
Claire C Wright
58–60
Maureece Jacqueline Levin
105–108

Research Communications

Brian Joseph Doyle, Caroline Michael Asiala, Diana Margot Fernández
1–14
Brandy M Garrett Kluthe, Diana K Chen
15–22
Emily Lena Jones, David A. Hurley
35–42
Aaron Jay Mayer, Matthew Sayre, Justin Jennings
46–53
Gregory Forth
61–69
Madalena Monteban
81–89
Jonathan Walz
90–96

Reviews: Perspectives from Gene Anderson’s Bookshelf

Science and Civilisation in China. Vol. 6, Biology and Biological Technology. Part IV: Traditional Botany: An Ethnobotanical Approach. By Georges Métailié. Translated by Janet Lloyd. 2015. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 748 pp.
Eugene N. Anderson
43–45
Empire of Cotton: A Global History. By Sven Beckert. 2014. Vintage, New York, NY. 615 pp.
Eugene N. Anderson
97–100

Reviews

The Tanoak Tree: An Environmental History of a Pacific Coast Hardwood. By Frederica Bowcutt. 2015. University of Washington Press, Seattle. 219 pp.
Katherine E. French
54–55
Echinacea: Herbal Medicine with a Wild History. Edited by Kelly Kindscher. 2016. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. 238 pp.
Christopher David Stiegler
56–57
Nature’s Pharmacopoeia: A World of Medicinal Plants. By Dan Choffnes. 2016. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 332 pp.
Nemer E. Narchi
70–71
Sushi in Cortez: Interdisciplinary Essays on Mesa Verde. Edited by David Taylor and Steve Wolverton. 2015. The University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. 155 pp.
James Veteto
72–77
The Sea Is My Country: The Maritime World of the Makahs. Joshua L. Reid. 2015. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT. 400 pp.
Jill Falcon Mackin
101–102
Plants and Health: New Perspectives on the Health-Environment-Plant Nexus. Edited by Elizabeth Anne Olson and John Richard Stepp. 2016. Springer, Switzerland. 175 pp.
Alex McAlvay
103–104