restricted access   Volume 4, Number 1, 2005

Table of Contents

From: Journal of Latin American Geography

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Special Issue: Ethnoecology

Guest Editor: Antoinette WinklerPrins and Narciso Barrera-Bassols

Letter from the Editor

pp. 5-6

Introduction: Ethnoecology

pp. 7-8

Ethnoecology of the Yucatec Maya: Symbolism, Knowledge and Management of Natural Resources

pp. 9-41

Cultivated Food Plants: Culture and Gendered Spaces of Colonists and the Chachi in Ecuador

pp. 43-57

The Politics of Ecology: Local Knowledge and Wild Chili Collection in Sonora, Mexico

pp. 59-75

Folk Classification and Capability Assessment of Soils in Two Highland Guatemalan Municipios

pp. 77-106

Surviving the City: Urban Home Gardens and the Economy of Affection in the Brazilian Amazon

pp. 107-126


Mahogany ( Swietenia macrophylla ) in the Maya Lowlands: Implications for Past Land Use and Environmental Change?

pp. 127-134

Book Reviews

Cynthia S. Simmons, Book Review Editor

Transnational Peasants: Migrations, Networks, and Ethnicity in Andean Ecuador (review)

pp. 135-137

Cultural and Physical Expositions: Geographic Studies in the Southern United States and Latin America (review)

pp. 137-139

Undoing Empire: Race and Nation in the Mulatto Caribbean (review)

pp. 139-142

Latin America Transformed: Globalization and Modernity (review)

pp. 142-144

Ethnography at the Border (review)

pp. 144-146


Acknowledgement: manuscript reviewers

p. 146