Thomas N. Headland
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Books by Thomas Headland

2011. Agta Demographic Database: Chronicle of a hunter-gatherer community in transition. SIL Language and Culture Documentation and Description. Version 2.0. Dallas: SIL International. Online database. URL: http://www.sil.org/resources/publications/entry/9299. (Co-compilers Janet Headland and Ray Uehara). (Version 1.0 published 2009.)
Reviewed in: Human Nature by Nancy Howell, pp. 444-446; published online Nov. 12, 2011; Practicing Anthropology 31(4):38-42, 2009; Before Farming, 2011; Science 318:1357, 2007.

2011. The Agta People: A Photographic Depiction. Dallas: SIL International. (Coauthors: Janet Headland & Ray Uehara). [xii, 230 pp., 1,097 photos.]
Reviewed in: Before Farming, 2011

2010. Letrato Na Agta: Agta a Tolay a Mégiyan ta Probinsiya na Au-rora. Manila: SIL Philippines. (Co-compilers Janet Headland and Ray Uehara). [Photo album of Agta people in Agta language, vi, 206 pp., 732 photos.].

2003. Language and Life: Essays in Memory of Kenneth L. Pike. Dallas: SIL International and the University of Texas at Arlington, Publications in Linguistics 139. (Co-editor with Mary Ruth Wise and Ruth Brend). Reviewed in: Linguist List 15.2986, 2004.

2002. What Place for Hunter-Gatherers in Millennium Three? Dallas: SIL International and the International Museum of Cultures, Publications in Ethnography 39. (Co-editor: Doris Blood).
Reviewed in: Before Farming 3&4, 2002; Anthropos 98:567-568, 2003; Oceania 73:304, 2003; Philippine Q of Culture & Society 31:275-277, 2003; Human Ecology 32:275-278, 2004; American Anthropologist 106:410-411, 2004; Asian Anthropology 4:152-155, 2005; J of Ethnobiology 24:168-170, 2004; Anthropology Review Database 2005 [Electronic document, http://wings.buffalo.edu/ARD/cgi/showme.cgi?keycode=2593]; J Royal Anthropological Institute 11:174-175, 2005; Philippine Studies 53:602-605, 2005.

1998. Population Dynamics of a Philippine Rain Forest People: The San Ildefonso Agta. Gainesville: University Press of Florida (Coauthor with John Early). ). [Named by Choice Magazine as one of the Outstanding Academic Books for 1998.]
Reviewed in: Choice 36-1649, 1998; J of Ethnobiology 18:67-68, 1998; Human Ecology 27:189-192, 1999; Int'l Social Science Review 73:139, 1998; Current Anthropology 40:405-406, 1999; American Anthropologist 101:206-207, 1999; Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology 36:446-48, 1999; J Anthropological Research 55:314-17, 1999; Pilipinas 33:151-153, 1999; J Peasant Studies 27:156-158, 1999; Anthropos 95:253-254, 2000; American J of Human Biology 12:714-715, 2000; J Royal Anthropological Institute 5:649-50, 1999; Population Studies 54:355-56, 2000; J Third World Studies 17:231-35, 2000, Economic Botany 54:409-410, 2000.

1996. Tropical Deforestation: The Human Dimension. New York: Columbia University Press. (Co-editor with Leslie Sponsel and Robert Bailey). [Republished in 2003 in India, by Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh publishers.]
Reviewed in: American Anthropologist 1997; American Scientist 1997; Environment 1997; Forest Science 1997; Choice 1997; APFT Newsletter 3, 1997; Avenir des Peuples des Forets Tropicales 1997; J of Ecology 85 554-5, 1997; Anthropos 1998; BioScience 1998; Environmental History 1998; J of Third World Studies 1998; Environmental History 1998; Society and Natural Resources 1998; Biological Conservation 83:234, 1998; Canadian Social Studies 1999; Economic Botony 53:355–6, 1999.

1996. Missionaries, Anthropologists, and Human Rights. [A special issue of Missiology: An International Review, vol. 24, no. 2.] Scottdale, PA: American Society of Missiology (Guest editor).
Reviewed in: Anthropos 1997; J of Third World Studies 1997; Notes On Anthropology 1996; Oceania 1997; American Ethnologist 26:501-502, 1999; Anthropologica 38:106-107.

1992. The Tasaday Controversy: Assessing the Evidence. Special Publication No. 28, Scholarly Series. Washington, DC: The American Anthropological Association. (Editor).
Reviewed in: The Lost Tribe (NOVA program on PBS-TV, March 30, 1993); UTA Today (cable television station of U Texas/Arlington. Jan 8, 1993); The Philippine Star [Manila], May 6, 1993; Cultural Survival Quarterly 1991; J of Anthropological Research 1993; American Anthropologist 1993; Pilipinas 1993; Anthropology Today, Feb. 1993; J of Ethnobiology 14:74, 1993; Philippine Q of Culture & Society 1993; Philippine Studies 1994; Asian Perspectives 1994; Research & Exploration 1994; Anthropos 1994; Anthropological Quarterly 1995; J of Southeast Asian Studies 1995; Bijdragen Tot de Taal 1996; American Ethnologist 1998; Duncanville Today [Texas], Sept. 10, 1992; Arlington News [Texas], Sept. 10, 1992; Grand Prairie News [Texas], Sept. 24, 1992; The Shorthorn [campus newspaper of U Texas at Arlington], March 30, 1993.

1991. Human Foragers in Tropical Rain Forests. New York: Plenum. [A special issue of the journal Human Ecology, vol. 19, no. 2, June.] (Guest editor with Robert Bailey).

1990. Emics and Etics: The Insider/Outsider Debate. Newbury Park, Ca.: Sage. (Co-editors Kenneth Pike and Marvin Harris).
Reviewed in: Intercom, March 1991; Contemporary Sociology: An Int'l J of Reviews 1991; Australian J of Linguistics 1991; J of Asian Studies 1991; Tidsskrift for Samfunnsforskning 32:173, 1991; American Anthropologist 1992; Guowai Yuyanxui [Linguistics Abroad], 1992 [published in Beijing]; Man 1992; History of the Human Sciences 1992; Discourse and Society 1992; J of Amer. Folklore 1992; Missiology 1993; Reviews in Anthropology 1993; Semiotica 1993; Contributions to Indian Sociology 1993; Philosophy of the Soc Sciences 1993; J of Cross Cultural Psy 1994, Language and Linguistics in Melanesia 26:200–202, 1995.

1979. Bigu a Tipan [The New Testament in Casiguran Agta]. New York: New York International Bible Society (translator).

1974. A Dumagat (Casiguran) - English Dictionary. Canberra: Department of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, the Australian National University. (Co-author with Janet Headland).
Reviewed in: Philippine Quarterly of Culture & Society 1976; Philippine J of Linguistics 1977.

Theses by Thomas Headland

1986. Why Foragers Do Not Become Farmers: A Historical Study of a Changing Ecosystem and its Effect on a Negrito Hunter-Gatherer Group in the Philippines. Ph.D. dissertation in anthropology, University of Hawaii. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International.

1981. Taxonomic Disagreement in a Culturally Salient Domain: Botany Versus Utility in a Philippine Negrito Taxonomic System. Master's thesis in anthropology, University of Hawaii. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International.