The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology

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The Board of Editors welcomes contributions. Authors should submit articles as word attachments by e-mail, formatted as Microsoft Word or Rich Text Format files. Electronic submissions are preferred, but mailed contributions will be reviewed. Please note that all correspondence will be transmitted via e-mail.

Occasional issues will have a thematic focus, wholly or in part, supervised by a Guest Editor, Associate Editor or a member of the Editorial Board. Details of themes and editors will normally be announced at least two issues in advance. All correspondence should be addressed to the editorial office unless otherwise indicated.

Please send submissions of articles to the Editor, Maryon McDonald, at

Authors interested in reviewing books or writing review articles should contact the Reviews Editor, Paolo Heywood, directly at

Ethics Statement

Authors published in The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology (CA) certify that their works are original and their own. The editors certify that all materials, with the possible exception of editorial introductions, book reviews, and some types of commentary, have been subjected to double-blind peer review by qualified scholars in the field. While every effort is made by the publishers and the editorial board to see that no inaccurate or misleading data, opinions, or statements appear in this journal, they wish to make it clear that the data and opinions appearing in the articles herein are the sole responsibility of the contributor concerned. For a more detailed explanation concerning these qualifications and responsibilities, please see the complete CA Ethics Statement.