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Shorter Journal & Magazine Articles and Published Reports

2008. William Richard Merrifield [Obituary]. Anthropology News 49:53.

2004. Basketballs for Bows & Arrows: Deforestation and Agta Culture Change. An invited piece for Cultural Survival Quarterly. 28(2):41-44, June.

2003. Thirty Endangered Languages in the Philippines. Work Papers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota Session, vol. 47. Online

2003. Reaction from Professor Thomas Headland [to criticism of SIL by Thomas Gibson]. An invited piece for Before Farming: The Archaeology and Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers, vol. 2, ref: 2003/2 (15), 2 pages (online).

2002. Kenneth Lee Pike [Obituary]. Proceedings and Addresses of the American Philosophical Association 75 (5): 198-201 (May).

2001. Kenneth Lee Pike (1912-2000) [A biography]. An invited piece forAmerican Anthropologist 103:505-509.

2001. When Did the Epidemic Begin? An invited piece for Anthropology News 42(1)5-6.

2000. Four Decades among the Agta: Trials and Advantages of Long-Term Fieldwork with Philippine Hunter-Gatherers. Notes on Anthropology 4(2):79–88 (Co-author: Janet Headland.)

1999. Chimps Threaten Culture Concept.Anthropology News 40(6):4.

1999. The Indigenous Peoples' Rights Act: A Triumph of Political Will. SIL Electronic Working Papers 1999-004. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics. Online. August.

1999. Lessons from a Hunter-gatherer Society in the Philippines: Implications for Development:Asian Studies Association of Australia: Electronic Journal 3 (May). Online.

1999. Lessons from a Hunter-gatherer Society in the Philippines: Implications for Development:Asian Studies Association of Australia: Electronic Journal 3 (May). Online.

1997. Endangered Languages and SIL's Role In Recording Rare Data for Posterity. Notes on Anthropology No. 25:22-23.

1997. A Bibliography of the Agta Negritos of Eastern Luzon, Philippines. SIL Electronic Working Papers 1997-004. Dallas: Summer Institute of Linguistics. Online. June. (compiler with P. Bion Griffin). [Revised ed. published in 2002 inWhat Place for Hunter-Gatherers in Millennium Three?T. Headland and D. Blood, eds. Pp. 77-92.]

1997. SIL and Genocide: Well-Oiled Connections? An invited piece forAnthropology Newsletter 38(2):4-5 (February). (Co-author: Kenneth Pike.) Reviewed in Anthropology Today 13(2):24 (April 1997).

1996. Conflicts Between Missionaries and Anthropologists and a Review of Missionaries Reported Involvements in Human Rights: Selected Annotated Bibliography.Missiology: An International Review 24:271-280. (Co-author with Jeff Webster.)

1996. A Module on Worldview. Notes on Anthropology 22:46-48.

1996. Claude E. Stipe [Obituary]. Anthropology Newsletter 37:35 (September).

1993. The Tasaday 'Cave People.' Faces: The Magazine About People 9(7):33-37. (March). Peterborough, NH: Cobblestone.

1989. Primitives or Poseurs?The Sciences 29(2):8 (March/April).

1988. Rice Cultivation Practices in a Negrito Foraging Society in Northeastern Luzon, Philippines.International Rice Research Newsletter 13(5):38. (October).

1987. Additional Negrito Dialects. InSummer Institute of Linguistics Annual Report [for 1986]. Hyatt Moore, ed. Pp. 6-7. Dallas: International Linguistic Center.

1986. The Research Interview Method: A Tool for Getting at Culture.Notes on Anthropology 5:3-8.

1985. On Recording Ethnographic Field Notes. Notes on Anthropology 1:11-12. (Reprinted in theSIL Malaysia Branch Technical Memo No. 5 [1986]; Kota Kinabalu, Sabah: Summer Institute of Linguistics).

1985. Comment [on Mode of Subsistence and Folk Biological Taxonomy]. Current Anthropology 26:57-58.

1984. Neofunctionalism: A Reflection of Bias in the Book Is God an American . Accent on Anthropology24:5-10. (Dallas: International Linguistic Center).

1984. Agta Negritos of the Philippines. An invited piece forCultural Survival Quarterly 8(3):29-31. Online at

1982. Some Communication Problems in Translation.Notes on Translation 88:25-28.

1978. Summer Institute of Linguistics, Philippines: A Report of Current Research in Anthropology and Ethnicity.Southeast Asia Ethnicity and Development Newsletter (Singapore) 2(1):6-11.

1978. Report of Casiguran Dumagat Literacy Survey Microfiche, No. PhP 499.213. Dallas: Summer Inst. of Ling. (Co-author: Janet Headland).

1977. Interviewing: A Method of Ethnographic Research. Technical Memo No. 52. Manila: Summer Institute of Linguistics.

1975. Report of Eastern Luzon Language Survey. Philippine Journal of Linguistics 6:47-54.

1973. A Method for Recording Formal Elicitation. Notes on Translation 50:22-27.

1966. Case-Marking Particles in Casiguran Dumagat. Philippine Journal for Language Teaching 4(1-2):58-59. (Co-author with Janet Headland).