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Human Ecology

Human environmental interactions past and present

People specializing in this area


Ethnoarchaeology, socio-ecological systems, livelihoods in arid lands, behavioral ecology, Aboriginal Australia
Human-environment interactions, Hunter gatherer socio-ecology, human behavioral ecology, costly signaling, gender
Environmental archaeology, pastoralism, South American archaeology, zooarchaeology
Evolutionary anthropology of human health, disease ecology, nutrition, socio-ecological systems, bushmeat hunting, Nigeria
Warfare and violence, collective behavior, human behavioral ecology, small-scale societies, social organization
Ancient economy, Mesoamerican archaeology, cultural complexity, household archaeology, craft production
Paleoanthropology, Human adaptation, Skin pigmentation, Human diversity, STEM education
Demography, Spatial Inequality, Population Health, Ecologic Exposure, Spatial Analysis
Anthropological genomics, Paleogenomics (ancient DNA), Human rainforest hunter-gatherers, Human impacts on non-human evolutionary biology, Parasites as proxies for human evolution, Madagascar people and lemurs
behavioral endocrinology, evolutionary psychology, sex differences, sexual selection, sexuality


Human ecology, Paleoethnobotany, Paleoecology, Environmental Archaeology, Wood Anatomy