Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Master of public health global health concentration competencies: Preparing culturally skilled practitioners to serve internationally, nationally, and locallyAmerican Journal of Public Health.  109:1189-1190. 2019
2015 The new global urban realm: Complex, connected, diffuse, and diverse social-ecological systemsSustainability.  7:5211-5240. 2015
2013 Perceptions of climate change: Linking local and global perceptions through a cultural knowledge approachClimatic Change.  119:519-531. 2013
2013 Global convergence in ethnotheories of water and diseaseGlobal Public Health.  8:13-36. 2013
2012 Food deserts and nutritional risk in paraguayAmerican Journal of Human Biology.  24:296-301. 2012
2010 Nonprescription antibiotic therapy: Cultural models on both sides of the counter and both sides of the borderMedical anthropology newsletter.  24:85-107. 2010
2010 Comparing focus group and individual responses on sensitive topics: A study of water decision makers in a desert cityField Methods.  22:88-110. 2010
2010 Urban ethnohydrology: Cultural knowledge of water quality and water management in a desert cityEcology and Society.  15. 2010
2006 Biocultural construction of obesogenic ecologies of childhood: Parent-feeding versus child-eating strategiesAmerican Journal of Human Biology.  18:203-213. 2006


Year Title Altmetric
2015 The Death of Distance: Food Deserts Across the Global Divide.  187-200. 2015

Education And Training

  • Arizona State University Global Institute of Sustainbility, Postdoctoral Research 2015
  • Doctor of Philosophy in International / Global Studies, Arizona State University 2012
  • Master of Arts in Sociology, Auburn University 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, University of Georgia 2004
  • Full Name

  • Meredith Gartin