Michael R. Dove

Margaret K. Musser Professor of Social Ecology; Professor of Anthropology, Curator of Anthropology Peabody Museum; Co-Coordinator, Joint YSE/Anthropology Doctoral Program; Chair Council on Southeast Asian Studies

Michael R. Dove is on leave.
2021 Spring Semester

Reviews / Comments

2015 Lahsen, M., Andrew Mathews, Michael Dove, Jessica Barnes, Pamela McElwee, Rodrick McIntosh, Frances Moore, Jessica O’Reilly, Benjamin Orlove, Rajindra Puri, Harvey Weiss, and Karina Yager. 2015. Strategies for a New Intellectual Climate. Nature Climate Change 5: 391–392. doi:10.1038/nclimate2596. Published online 23 April.

2011 Comment on: The Nature and Culture of Birds, by Shepard Krech III. On the Human, forum of the National Humanities Center.

2010 Book Review: S. Ann Dunham, “Surviving Against the Odds: Village Industry in Indonesia”. Anthropological Quarterly 83(2): 451-456.

2009 Dreams From His Mother. New York Times, Op-Ed article, August 11 2009.

2008 New Environmentalism. Harvard International Review (Spring) 30(1): 7.

2007 Foreword to: Land and Longhouse: Agrarian Transformation in the Uplands of Sarawak, by R. A. Cramb. Leiden: NIAS Press.
------Comment on: "Agricultural Deskilling and the Spread of Genetically Modified Cotton in Warangal" by Glenn Davis Stone. Current Anthropology 48(1): 89-90.

2005 Global Uncertainty and Certitude in Sustainable Forest Management. Foreword to: The Complex Forest: Communities, Uncertainty, and Adaptive Collaborative Management, by C. J. P. Colfer. Washington, D.C./Bogor: Resources for the Future/CIFOR.

2004 The Disorderly Legacy of the “New Order” in Kalimantan. In Borneo in Transition: People, Forests, Conservation, and Development, 2nd ed. C. Padoch and N. Peluso eds. Kuala Lumpur: Oxford U. Press.

2001 Academic Relations of Production and CBA. Economic and Political Weekly (India) XXXVI (21): 1855-1858.

2000 Long-Term Social Science Research on the Asian Environment. Yale F&ES, Centennial News (Spring 2000), 86(2): 39-41.

1999 Comment on: “Analyses and Interventions: Anthropological Engagements with Environmentalism” by J. Peter Brosius. Current Anthropology 40(3):

1998 Review of “Nature’s Numbers: Expanding the National Economic Accounts to Include the Environment”, for the National Research Council. 11 pp.

1997 Comment on “The World’s Crop Genetic Resources and the Rights of Indigenous Farmers” by David A. Cleveland and Stephen C. Murray. Current Anthropology 38(4): 498.
------- Dayak Anger Ignored: Michael Dove Traces Dayak Unhappiness to Inequities in State Development. Inside Indonesia (July-September) 51: 13-14.
------- Indonesian Fires: Leaders in a Haze: With Kirk R. Smith. Asian Wall Street Journal, December 8.

1996 The Nature of East and West: Comment on “Eco-logic and the Modern World” by Hisao Furukawa. Proceedings of The International Symposium “Southeast Asia: Global Area Studies for the 21st Century,” CSAS, Kyoto, 18-22 October.

1994 Agroforestry that Works for People, Rubber and Swidden Cultivation in Kalimantan. International Ag-Sieve VI(3)1-3.
------- Equity Bias or Target? Farm Forestry News 6(2)2.
------- The Conditions of Biodiversity Maintenance in Asia. Biodiversity Letters 2:28.

1993 Review of Robert Hefner's "The Political Economy of Mountain Java: An Interpretive History". American Ethnologist 20(1)207-208.

1992 Farmer Behavior and Forester Belief. Farm Forestry News 5(4)1-4.

1991 Review of Anne Booth's "Agricultural Development in Indonesia". Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 22(1)177-180.

1990 Communication to the Editor: The Perception of Official Discourse vs. Folk Discourse. Journal of Asian Studies 49(3)607-609.

1989 Review of Wolf Donner's "Land Use and Environment in Indonesia". Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 20(1)109-111.

1988 Comment on J. I. Guyer's "The Multiplication of Labor". With Carol Carpenter. Current Anthropology 29(2)260-261.

1977 Review of Lawrence Krader's "The Asiatic Mode of Production". American Anthropologist 79.