Amazonian Deforestation and the Structure of Households (Phase III) (ICPSR 34492)

Principal Investigator(s): Moran, Emilio Frederico, Indiana University. Department of Anthropology


As Phase III of ongoing research, this project addresses the reciprocal relationship between population and environment in frontier areas of the Brazilian Amazon by focusing on the linked processes of social, economic, demographic, and environmental change.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from DSDR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.

Study Description


This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    deforestation, households, natural environment, population characteristics, social change

Geographic Coverage:    Brazil, Global, South America

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:

Dr. Emilio Moran

Department of Anthropology

Indiana University

Student Building 130

Bloomington, IN 47405