Edited by : John Richard Stepp,

Department of Anthropology, University of Florida, USA

History of Ethnobiology

David Casagrande

Biocultural Diversity

Luisa Maffi

Ethnobiological Classification

Brent Berlin

Cognitive Ethnobiology

Justin Nolan

Transmission, Loss and Persistence of Traditional Ecological Knowledge

Stanford Zent

Ethnobiology, Ritual and Belief Systems

Gene Anderson

Quantitative methods in Ethnobiology

Gary Martin

Ethnobiology and Historical Ecology

Bill Balée


J. Ramos-Elorduy


Gene Hunn


Kitty F. Emery, Environmental Archaeology, Florida Museum of Natural History, 117800 University of Florida, Gainesville, USA


Ana Pitchon and Carlos Garcia

Intellectual Property Rights and Benefits Sharing

Michael Brown

Future Perspectives

Rick Stepp

Ethnobiology and conservation

Tamara Ticktin, Department of Botany, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, USA
Jeremy Spoon, Department of Anthropology, Portland State University, USA

Aquatic Ethnobiology

Carlos G. García-Quijano, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Rhode Island Kingston, Rhode Island
Ana Pitchon, Department of Anthropology, California State University, Domínguez Hills