Papers - Issue N° 5 (October 2010)
Anthropology & Health Journal - AHJ
eJournal on Biocultural Medical Anthropology and Cultural
The Anthropology & Health Journal - AHJ
publishes original articles, research and theory in the
field of biocultural medical anthropology and cultural
health peer-reviewed.This broad field views all inquiries
into health and disease in human individuals and populations
from the holistic and cross-cultural perspective distinctive
of anthropology as a discipline that is, with an awareness
of species biological, cultural, linguistic, and historical
uniformity and variation.
It encompasses studies of
ethnomedicine, epidemiology, maternal and child health, population,
nutrition, human development in relation to health and disease,
health-care providers and services, public health, health policy,
and the language and speech of health and health care. The purpose
of the ejournal is to stimulate debate on and development of ideas
and methods in medical anthropology and to explore the relationships
of medical anthropology to both health practice and the parent
discipline of anthropology. Papers may also address general
theoretical and methodological issues relevant to anthropology,
social medicine and social epidemiology, especially in Latin
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit Article of
Reflections, Case Reports, Original Paper, Short Communication and
Subject Revision may be in English, French and Spanish Lenguajes
should not exceed 20 pages in length (10,000 words).
All submissions must be original and may not be under review by
another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE
JOURNAL GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS
The deadline for submissions -----> August 30, 2010.
Notification -----> September 5, 2010.
Deadline for final paper -----> September 20, 2010.
Accepted papers are scheduled for publication in October 2010
and will be subject to the regular peer-reviewed process of
All enquiries of papers should be sent to URL
- All electronic submissions for Manuscripts should be sent using
directly the eManuscript Central System