Ant 211: bibliography

Anthropology 211 (Advanced Topics in Cultural Ecology):
Cultural Ecology Classics and Their Consequences
[Winter Quarter 2006; CRN#73691; TR 9:00-11:50]


Bibliography: Reviews, Programmatic Statements and Collections


Book-length Reviews and Syntheses


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Articles back to top

Anderson, J. (1973) Ecological anthropology and anthropological ecology. InHandbook of Social and Cultural Anthropology. Honigmann, J., ed. Pp. 179-239. Chicago: Rand McNally.

Bailes, K.E. (1985) Critical issues in environmental history. In Environmental History: Critical Issues In Comparative Perspective. Bailes, K.E., ed. Pp. 1-21. New York: University Press Of America.

Baker, P.T. (1962) The application of ecological theory to anthropology.American Anthropologist 64: 15-22.

Bennett, J.W. (1975) Ecosystem analogies in cultural ecology. In Population, Ecology and Social Evolution. Polgar, S., ed. Pp. 273-303. The Hague: Mouton.

Ellen, R.F. (1978) Problems and progress in the ethnographic analysis of small scale human ecosystems. Man (N.S.) 13: 290-303.

Ellen, R.F. (1979) Introduction: Anthropology, the environment and ecological systems. In Social and Ecological Systems. Burnham, P.C., and Ellen, R.F., eds. Pp. 1-17. London: Academic Press (A.S.A. Monographs 18).

Ellen, R.F. (1991) Conceptualising the unique in human ecology and evolution.Reviews in Anthropology 19: 145-158.

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Greenberg, J.B., and Park, T.K. (1994) Political ecology. Journal of Political Ecology 1: 1-12.

Halperin, R.H. (1989) Ecological versus economic anthropology: Changing "place" versus changing "hands." Research in Economic Anthropology11: 15-41.

Helm, J. (1962) The ecological approach in anthropology. American Journal of Sociology 67: 630-639.

Minnegal, M. (1996) A necessary unity: The articulation of ecological and social explanations of behaviour. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 2: 141-158.

Montgomery, E., Bennett, J.W., and Scudder, T. (1973) The impact of human activities on the physical and social environments: New directions in anthropological ecology. Annual Review of Anthropology 4: 27-61.

Nydon, J.A., and Thomas, R.B. (1982) A review of energetics in the study of biocultural adaptation. In Human Genetics and Adaptation, Volume 2. Basu, A., and Malhotra, K.C., eds. Pp. 190-224. Indian Statistical Institute.

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Orlove, B.S. (1980) Ecological anthropology. Annual Review of Anthropology 9: 235-273.

Rappaport, R.A. (1971) Nature, culture, and ecological anthropology. InMan, Culture and Society. Shapiro, H.L., ed. Pp. 477-497. New York: Oxford University Press.

Richerson, P.J. (1977) Ecology and human ecology: A comparison of theories in the biological and social sciences. American Ethnologist 4: 1-26.

Steward, J.H. (1955) The concept and method of cultural ecology. In Theory of Cultural Change. Steward, J.H., ed. Pp. 30-42. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Vayda, A.P. (1969) An ecological approach in cultural ecology. Bucknell Review 17: 112-119.

Vayda, A.P. (1983) Progressive contextualization: Methods for research in human ecology. Human Ecology 11: 265-281.

Vayda, A.P., and McCay, B.J. (1975) New directions in ecology and ecological anthropology. Annual Review of Anthropology 4: 293-306.

Vayda, A.P., and McCay, B.J. (1977) Problems in the identification of environmental problems. In Subsistence and Survival: Rural Ecology in the Pacific. Bayliss-Smith, T.P., and Feachem, R.G., eds. Pp. 411-418. London: Academic Press.

Vayda, A.P., and Rappaport, R.A. (1968) Ecology, cultural and noncultural.In Introduction to Cultural Anthropology. Clifton, J.A., ed. Pp. 477-497. New York: McGraw Hill.

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White, R. (1985) American environmental history: The development of a new historical field. Pacific Historical Review 54: 297-335.

Winterhalder, B. (1980) Environmental analysis in human evolution and adaptation research. Human Ecology 8: 135-170.

Winterhalder, B. (1984) Reconsidering the ecosystem concept. Reviews in Anthropology 12: 301-313.

Winterhalder, B. (2002) Behavioral and other human ecologies: Critique, response and progress through criticism. Journal of Ecological Anthropology 6: 4-23.

Worster, D. (1984) History as natural history: An essay on theory and method.Pacific Historical Review LIII: 1-19.

Worster, D. (1988) Appendix: Doing environmental history. In The Ends Of The Earth: Perspectives On Modern Environmental History. Worster, D., ed. Pp. 289-307. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Zimmerer, K.S. (1994) Human geography and the "new ecology": The prospect and promise of integration. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 84: 108-125.

Zimmerer, K.S. (1995) Ecology as cornerstone and chimera in human geography. In Concepts in Human Geography. Earle, C., and Mathewson, K., eds. Pp. ?? London: Rowman and Littlefield.

Anthologies back to top

Balée, W., ed. (1998) Advances in Historical Ecology. New York: Columbia University Press.

Bates, D.G., and Lees, S.H., eds. (1996) Case Studies in Human Ecology. New York: Plenum Press.

Crumley, C.L., ed. (1994) Historical Ecology: Cultural Knowledge and Changing Landscapes. Santa Fe, NM: School of American Research.

Crumley, C.L., ed. (2001) New Directions in Anthropology and the Environment. Walnut Creek, CA: Altamira Press.

Ellen, R., and Fukui, K., eds. (1996) Redefining Nature: Ecology, Culture and Domestication. Oxford: Berg.

Moran, E., ed. (1990) The Ecosystem Approach in Anthropology: From Concept to Practice. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

Smith, E.A., and Winterhalder, B., eds. (1992) Evolutionary Ecology and Human Behavior. New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

Vayda, A.P., ed. (1969) Environment and Cultural Behavior: Ecology Studies in Cultural Anthropology. Garden City, NY: Natural History Press.

Book-length Reviews and Syntheses back to top

Bennett, J.W. (1976) The Ecological Transition: Cultural Anthropology and Human Adaptation. New York: Pergamon Press.

Ellen, R. (1982) Environment, Subsistence and System: The Ecology of Small-scale Social Formations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kelly, R.L. (1995) The Foraging Spectrum: Diversity in Hunter-Gatherer Lifeways. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press.

Netting, R.M. (1986) Cultural Ecology, 2nd ed. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press.

Netting, R.M. (1993) Smallholders, Householders: Farm Families and the Ecology of Intensive, Sustainable Agriculture. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.