Heather McMillen

Selected Publications



Etkin, N., T. Ticktin and H. McMillen. In press. Ethno-ecological approaches to integrating theory and method in ethnomedical research.  In: E. N Anderson, K. Adams, D. Pearsall, E. Hunn and N. Turner (eds), Ethnobiology. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley & Sons Inc.

McMillen, H. L. 2008. Coastal Tanzania Forest-Farm: Medicinal Plant Conservation for Human Health and Biodiversity. In: C.J.P. Colfer, ed, Human Health and Forests: A Global Overview of Issues, Practice and Policy, pp. 302-303. London: Earthscan.

Prance, Ghillean T., et al (including H. McMillen). 2007. Ethnobotany, the science of survival: a declaration from Kaua‘i. Economic Botany 61(1):1-2. PDF.


McMillen, H. 2004. The Adapting Healer: Pioneering Through Shifting Epidemiological Landscapes. Social Science & Medicine 59:889-902. PDF.


Gollin, L.X. and H. McMillen. 2004. Methods for eliciting local valuations of plants as a first step towards informing community participation in environment and health initiatives in Hawai‘i. Applied Environmental Education and Communication 3(4):1-9*