Journal of Political Ecology
Journal of Political Ecology
Volume 8 Table of Contents   |   Volume 8_1   |   Volume 8_2    |   Volume 8_3   |   Volume 8_4   |   Volume 8_5   |   Volume 8_6   |   Volume 8_7   |   Volume 8_8

Volume 8-5 (2001) 

Marx and the Postmodernism Debates: An Agenda for Critical Theory  by Lorraine Y. Landry. London: Praeger Publishers (2000), xiii+232pp. Reviewed by Douglas J. Cremer , Department of Natural and Social Sciences, Woodbury University,Burbank,CA.

The Evolution of Inequality: War, State Survival, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective  by Manus I. Midlarsky (1999), Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, xiv, 349 pp. Reviewed by Patricia Kachuk, Lecturer, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of British Columbia Reply by the author Manus Midlarsky , Department of Political Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

Smokestack Diplomacy: Cooperation and Conflict in East-West Environmental Politics , by Robert G. Darst. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press (2001), xii, 300 pp. Reviewed byBarbara A. Cellarius  , Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale, Germany. 

Rainforest Exchanges: Industry and Community on an Amazonian Frontier , by William H. Fisher. Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press (2000), xii, 222 pp. Reviewed by Gay M. Biery-Hamilton , Department of Anthropology and Program of Latin America and Caribbean Affairs, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL.

Democracy and Development in Mali . Edited by R. James Bingen, David Robinson, and John M. Staatz. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press (2000), 352 pp.Reviewed by Dolores Koenig , Department of Anthropology, American University, Washington, DC. 

Economic Evolution of American Health Care: From Marcus Welby to Managed Care  by David D. Dranove. Princeton: Princeton University Press (2000), Reviewed by Merrill Eisenberg, College of Public Health, The University of Arizona, Tucson.