Dr Laura Rival

Contributions to books

2010

Laura Rival
‘What sort of an anthropologist was Paul Rivet?’, In Robert Parkin and Anne de Sales (eds) Ethnographic Theory and Practice in French Anthropology, Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2010, pp. 164-204.

2008

Laura Rival and Charles R. Clement and David M. Cole, I am the second author
‘Domestication of Peach Palm (Bactris Gasipaes Kunth): The Roles of Human Mobility and Migration’, In Miguel Alexiades The Ethnobiology of Mobility, Displacement and Migration in Indigenous Lowland South America, Berghahn: Oxford, 2008, pp. 117-140.
Laura Rival
‘Huaorani Ways of Naming Trees’, In Miguel Alexiades The Ethnobiology of Mobility, Displacement and Migration in Indigenous Lowland South America, Berghahn: Oxford, 2008, pp. 47-68.

2007

Laura Rival
‘Domesticating the Landscape, Producing Crops, and Reproducing Society in Amazonia’, In David Parkin and Stan Ulijaszek Convergence and Emergence: Towards a New Holistic Anthropology?, Berghahn: Oxford, 2007, pp. 72-90.
Laura Rival
‘Proies Meurtrières et Rameaux Bourgeonnants. Masculinité et Féminité en Terre Huaorani (Amazonie équatorienne)’, In Mathieu, Claude-Nicole Une maison sans fille est une maison morte. La personne et le genre en sociétés matrilinéaires et/ou uxorilocales, Ed. de la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme: Paris, 2007, pp. 125-154.
Laura Rival
‘What kind of sex makes people happy?’, In R. Astuti , J. Parry, and C. Stafford Questions of anthropology. Festschrift for Maurice Bloch, Berg: Oxford, 2007, pp. 167-196.

2002

Laura Rival
‘Formal Schooling and the Production of Modern Citizens in the Ecuadorian Amazon’, In Bradley A. U. Levinson Schooling the Symbolic Animal. Social and Cultural Dimensions of Education, Rowman and Littlefield: Oxford, 2002, pp. 108-22.

1999

Laura Rival
‘Introductory Essay  (as Regional Editor) on South American Hunters-and-Gatherers’, In Richard Lee and Richard Daly The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Hunters and Gatherers, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge and New York, 1999, pp. 101-104.

1998

Laura Rival
‘Domestication as a Historical and Symbolic Process: Wild Gardens and Cultivated Forests in the Ecuadorian Amazon’, In William Balée Principles of Historical Ecology, Columbia University Press: New York, 1998, pp. 232-50.

1996

Laura Rival
‘Blowpipes and Spears: the Social Significance of Huaorani Technological Choices’, In Philippe Descola & Gísli Pálsson Nature and Society: Anthropological Perspectives, Routledge: London, 1996, pp. 45-164.

Articles

2010

Laura Rival
‘Ecuador's Yasuni-ITT Initiative: the old and new values of petroleum’, Ecological Economics 70 (2), 2010, pp. 358-365.

2009

Laura Rival
‘Comments on M. Strathern’s Oxford Amnesty Lecture ‘Land – tangible of intangible property?’, Land Rights. Oxford Amnesty Lectures 2005 , 2009.
Laura Rival
‘Sacrifice in the Americas’ , 2009, -- DO NOT SELECT --.
Laura Rival
‘The old and new values of carbon’ , 2009, -- DO NOT SELECT --.
Laura Rival
‘The values of sustainability’ , 2009, -- DO NOT SELECT --.

2008

Laura Rival
‘Domestication and Diversity in Manioc (Manihot esculenta Crantz ssp. esculenta, Euphorbiaceae )’, Current Anthropology 49 (6), 2008, pp. 1119-28.
Laura Rival
‘Domestication and Diversity in Manioc (Manihot esculenta Crantz ssp. esculenta, Euphorbiaceae )’, Current Anthropology 49 (6), 2008, pp. 1119-28.
Laura Rival
‘Guest Editor’, Tipití 5 (2), 2008.

2007

Laura Rival
‘Comment on C. Fausto. Eating humans and animals in Amazonia’, Current Anthropology 49 (6), 2007, pp. 497-530.
Laura Rival and Benoît Pujol, François Renoux, Marianne Elias, and Doyle Mckey
‘The Unappreciated Ecology Of Landrace Populations: Conservation Consequences Of Soil Seed Banks In Cassava Biological Conservation’, Biological Conservation 136 (4), 2007, pp. 541-551.

2006

Laura Rival
‘Amazonian historical ecologies’, Ethnobiology and the Science of Humankind: A Retrospective and a Prospective , 2006, pp. 97-116.
Laura Rival
‘Amazonian historical ecologies’, Ethnobiology and the Science of Humankind: A Retrospective and a Prospective , 2006, pp. 97-116.
Laura Rival
‘Amazonian historical ecologies’, Ethnobiology and the Science of Humankind: A Retrospective and a Prospective , 2006, pp. 97-116.
Laura Rival
‘Partnerships for Sustainable Forest Management: Lessons from the Ecuadorian Chocó’, Global-local Partnerships for Conservation and Sustainable Forest Use: A Latin American Perspective , 2006.

2005

Laura Rival
‘El Crecimiento de las Familias y de los Arboles: la Percepción del Bosque de los Huaorani’, Tierra Adentro. Territorio Indígena y Percepción del Entorno , 2005, pp. 97-120.
Laura Rival
Laura Rival
‘Soul, Body and Gender among the Huaorani of Amazonian Ecuador’, Ethnos 70 (3), 2005, pp. 285-310.
Laura Rival
‘Soul, Body and Gender among the Huaorani of Amazonian Ecuador’, Ethnos 70 (3), 2005, pp. 285-310.
Laura Rival
‘Soul, Body and Gender among the Huaorani of Amazonian Ecuador’, Ethnos 70 (3), 2005, pp. 285-310.

2004

Laura Rival
‘Rivière, Peter’, Biographical dictionary of social and cultural anthropology , 2004, pp. 431-432.
Laura Rival
‘The Meanings of Forest Governance in Esmeraldas, Ecuador’, Oxford Development Studies 4 , 2004, pp. 479-501.

2003

Laura Rival and Nathalie Walker
‘Partnerships for Sustainable Forest Management: Lessons from Esmeraldas Province in Ecuador’, Newsletter of the European Tropical Forest Research Network 39-40 , 2003, pp. 90-92.
Laura Rival
‘The Meanings of Forest Governance in Esmeraldas, Ecuador’, Oxford Development Studies 31 (4), 2003, pp. 479-501.

2002

Laura Rival
‘Peter Rivière's contributions to Amazonian and social anthropology’, Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford 30 (3), 2002, pp. 213-218.
Laura Rival
‘Peter Rivière: Complete Bibliography’, Journal of the Anthropological Society of Oxford 30 (3), 2002, pp. 219-232.
Laura Rival
‘Trekking through History. The Huaorani of Amazonian Ecuador’ , 2002.

2001

Laura Rival
‘Beyond the Visible and the Material: the Amerindianization of Society in the Work of Peter Rivière’ , 2001.
Laura Rival
‘De Antropólogas e Antropologías. Una conversación con Laura Rival’, Revista OIKOS , 2001, pp. 140-150.
Laura Rival
‘Forty Years of Amazonian Anthropology, the contribution of Peter Rivière’, Beyond the Visible and the Material: the Amerindianization of Society in the Work of Peter Rivière , 2001, pp. 1–18.
Laura Rival and D. McKey, L. Emperaire, M. Elias, F. Pinton, T. Robert and S. Demoulière
‘Gestions locales et dynamiques régionales de la diversité variétale du manioc en Amazonie’, Genetic Selection and Evolution 33 , 2001, pp. 465-490.
Laura Rival
‘Seed and Clone. A Preliminary Note on Manioc Domestication, and its Implication for Symbolic and Social Analysis’, Beyond the Visible and the Material: the Amerindianization of Society in the Work of Peter Rivière , 2001, pp. 57-80.
Laura Rival
‘Society, Culture and Environmental Adaptability in Central and South America’, Reviews in Anthropology 30 , 2001, pp. 375-386.

2000

Laura Rival
‘La Escolarización Formal y la Producción de Ciudadanos Modernos en la Amazonía Ecuatoriana’, Etnicidades , 2000, pp. 315-336.
Laura Rival
‘Marginality with a Difference: How the Huaorani Remain Autonomous, Preserve their Sharing Relations and Naturalize Outside Economic Powers.’, Hunters and Gatherers in the Modern World: Conflict, Resistance and Self-Determination , 2000, pp. 244-260.
Laura Rival and Marianne Elias and Doyle McKey
‘Perception and Management of Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) Diversity among Makushi Amerindians of Guyana (South America)’, The Journal of Ethnobiology 20 (2), 2000, pp. 239-265.

1999

Laura Rival
‘Article on the Huaorani’, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Hunters and Gatherers , 1999, pp. 101-104.
Laura Rival
‘Comment on Nurit Bird David. “Animism” Revisited: Personhood, Environment, and Relational Epistemology’, Current Anthropology 40 (1), 1999, pp. S67–S91.
Laura Rival
‘Trees and the Symbolism of Life in Indigenous Cosmologies’, Cultural and Spiritual Values of Biodiversity , 1999.

1998

Laura Rival
‘Androgynous Parents and Guest Children: The Huaorani Couvade’, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 5 (4), 1998, pp. 619-42.
Laura Rival
‘Androgynous Parents and Guest Children: The Huaorani Couvade’, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 5 (4), 1998, pp. 619-42.
Laura Rival
‘he Social Life of Trees. Anthropological Perspectives on Tree Symbolism’ , 1998.
Laura Rival
‘Preys at the Centre: Resistance and Marginality in Amazonia’, Lilies of the Field: Marginal People who Live for the Moment , 1998, pp. 61-79.
Laura Rival and D Miller and D Slater
‘Sex and Sociality: Comparative Ethnographies of Sexual Objectification’, Theory, Culture and Society 15 (3–4), 1998, pp. 294-321.
Laura Rival
‘The Right to Life, or the Right to a Way of Life?’, Resurgence 189 (July/August) , 1998, pp. 10–12.
Laura Rival
‘Trees, from Symbols of Life and Regeneration to Political Artefacts’, The Social Life of Trees. Anthropological Perspectives on Tree Symbolism , 1998, pp. 1–36.

1997

Laura Rival
‘Modernity and the Politics of Identity in an Amazonian Society’, Bulletin of Latin American Research 16 (2), 1997, pp. 137-51.
Laura Rival
‘Oil and Sustainable Development in the Latin American Humid Tropics’, Anthropology Today 13 (6), 1997, pp. 1–3.
Laura Rival
‘The Huaorani and their Trees: Managing and Imagining the Ecuadorian Rain Forest’, Nature is Culture. Indigenous Knowledge and Socio-Cultural Aspects of Trees and Forests in Non-European Cultures , 1997, pp. 67-78.

1996

Laura Rival
‘Formal Schooling and the Production of Modern Citizens in the Ecuadorian Amazon’, The Cultural Production of the Educated Person. Critical Ethnographies of Schooling and Local Practice , 1996, pp. 153-167.
Laura Rival
‘Hijos del Sol, Padres del Jaguar, los Huaorani Hoy (Children of the Sun, fathers of the jaguar, the Huaorani today)’ , 1996.

1994

Laura Rival
‘Indigenous Literacy and Bilingual Education in Ecuador’, Key Issues in Education Development , 1994, pp. 131-144.
Laura Rival
‘The Huaorani Indians in the Ecuadorian Consciousness: Otherness Represented and Signified’, Imagines y Imagineros. Representaciones de los Indigenas Ecuatorianos-Siglo XIX & XX , 1994, pp. 253-292.

1993

Laura Rival
‘Confronting Petroleum Development in the Ecuadorian Amazon: the Huaorani, Human Rights and Environmental Protection’, Anthropology in Action (BASAPP) (16), 1993, pp. 14-15.
Laura Rival
‘The Growth of Family Trees: Huaorani Conceptualization of Nature and Society’, Man 28 (4), 1993, pp. 635-652.
Laura Rival
‘The Growth of Family Trees: Huaorani Conceptualization of Nature and Society’, Man 28 (4), 1993, pp. 635-652.
Laura Rival
‘The Growth of Family Trees: Huaorani Conceptualization of Nature and Society’, Man 28 (4), 1993, pp. 635-652.

1991

Laura Rival
‘Huaorani y Petroleo’, Naufragos del Mar Verde. La Resistencia de los Huaorani a una Integración Impuesta , 1991, pp. 125-179.

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