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introduction to ethnobotany

Philip James Faulks

introduction to ethnobotany

by Philip James Faulks

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Published by Moredale Publications Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany, Economic,
  • Ethnobotany

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14465180M

      Introduction to Ethnobotany 1. ETHNOBOTANY NAZISH JAVAID BH-BOT NABILA BASHIR BH-BOT 2. Introduction >Ethno+botany >Ethno from ethnology – study of culture >Botany- study of plant >Study of relationship that exist between people and plants >Basic aim is to document, describe and explain complex relationshipps between cultures and uses of plants. List of Contributors Preface Chapter 1: Introduction to Ethnobotany Chapter 2: Ethnobotany: Past, Present and Future Scenario Chapter 3: Ethnobotany and Ayurveda Chapter 4: Ethnobotanically Important Sacred Plants in India Chapter 5: The Grace of Butter Tree (Madhuca Species): Ethnobotanical Uses and Traditional Practices Chapter 6: A Review of Distribution, Diversity, .

    ETHNOBOTANY We are pleased to present our first list dedicated to books in the general area of Ethnobotany. The study of useful plants is an ancient discipline, but the term ethnobotany to indicate a sepa-rate and distinct branch of the natural sciences did not come into use until It is, by defini-. Ethnobotany is critical to the growing importance of developing new crops and products such as drugs from traditional plants. This book is the basic introduction to the field, showing how botany, anthropology, ecology, economics and linguistics are all employed in the .

    The book under review (Ethnobotany for Beginners) is the translation from the Portuguese language edition: Introdução a Etnobotânica (Introduction to Ethnobotany) by Ulysses Paulino de Albuquerque that was published in With just 71 pages, written by the authors well recognized in the field of ethnobotany and forwarded by Prof. Julio. The authors give a basic introduction to ethnobotany: what it is, how an ethnobotanist goes about their work, how plants are studied, preserved, and chemicals identified, isolated, purified, determined, and so on. If you’re looking for a basic, somewhat well-rounded introduction to ethnobotany, this is an okay book.


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Ethnobotany is critical to the growing importance of developing new crops and products such as drugs from traditional plants. This b Ethnobotany, the study of the classification, use and management of plants by people, draws on a range of disciplines, including natural and social sciences, to show how conservation of plants and of local /5(12).

Ethnobotany: A Phytochemical Perspective explores the chemistry behind hundreds of plant medicines, dyes, fibers, flavors, poisons, insect repellants, and many other uses of botanicals. Bridging the gap between ethnobotany and chemistry, this book presents an introduction to botany, ethnobotany, and phytochemistry to clearly join these fields of study and highlight their importance in.

Ethnobotany is critical to the growing importance of developing new introduction to ethnobotany book and products such as drugs from traditional plants. This book is the basic introduction to the field, showing how botany, anthropology, ecology, economics and linguistics are all employed in the 5/5(3).

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Linda Morganstein, editor Shaman Pharmaceuticals, Inc. work interdisciplinary to discover new drugs. Photo by Steven R. King, Since the beginning of civilization, people have used plants as medicine.

Perhaps as early as Neanderthal man, plants were believed to have. The book is not recommended for those wanting a quick introduction into the field of entheogens. One should expect complete pages filled with botanical names and complex chemical names.

For those used to reading scientific literature, here finally is a book that takes the well informed reader seriously. Introduction to Ethnobotany (3 credits) FallSpring yearly Hybrid Format Tuesday, Thursday (lecture) ‒ PM B Foran Hall CONTACT INFORMATION Instructor: Dr.

James Simon Office Location: C Foran Hall, 59 Dudley Rd., New Brunswick, NJ Phone: E-mail: [email protected]   The history of herbal medication is as recent as human civilization. Herbal medicines, as the major remedy in ancient system of medicine, are employed in medical practices since antiquity [2, 3].The early medicines of Pharaohs ( BC), the Greek (– BC; Hippocratis), the Roman (37 BC; Disoscorides, a Greek physician of the first century AD was the writer of the first Materia Medica.

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Currently, some books have appeared that have filled gaps in ethnobiology for teaching and research (Ethnobiology, Ethnobotany, Ethnopharmacology, etc.) (Albuquerque and Alves, ; Albuquerque. Books shelved as ethnobotany: Native American Ethnobotany by Daniel E.

Moerman, Food of the Gods: The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge by Terenc. The study of the interaction between plants and humans is ethnobotany.

From ‘ethno’, the study of people, and botany, the study of plants. It is an interdisciplinary subject which can also include elements of anthropology, human geography, biological conservation, pharmacology and nutrition.

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K.G. Lawrence. it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating. Want to Read saving. INTRODUCTION. Ethnobotany’s development has challenged the prevailing trend in academic studies of the. (species, subspecies and varieties). This book is the first checklist flora of Lombok.

Ethnobotany is the study of how people of a particular culture and region make use of indigenous (native) plants.

This is a list of non-fiction books about the influence of these plants on mankind. Designed for new scholars, this book features a quick and easy-to-read discussion of ethnobotany along with its major developments.

The language is clear and concise, objective and straightforward, and structured to lead the reader from the beginning of this science to the most recent developments. Joseph I Okogun, in Advances in Phytomedicine, I.

Introduction. Ethnobotany has a very long history dating back to the Biblical Old Testament times. 1 With the developments in modern science, a number of drugs owe their discovery and development to ethnobotany. Some examples are aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) originally derived from the willow tree, Salix spp.

(Salicaceae) used in Europe. Ethnobotany is critical to the growing importance of developing new crops and products such as drugs from traditional plants. This book is the basic introduction to the field, showing how botany, anthropology, ecology, economics and linguistics are all employed in.

Ethnobotany, Volume 1 List of Contributors Preface Chapter 1: Introduction to Ethnobotany Chapter 2: Ethnobotany: Past, Present and Future Scenario Chapter 3: Ethnobotany and Ayurveda Chapter 4: Ethnobotanically Important Sacred Plants in India Chapter 5: The Grace of Butter Tree (Madhuca Species): Ethnobotanical Uses and Traditional Practices.

Ethnobotany is the study of a region's plants and their practical uses through the traditional knowledge of a local culture and people. An ethnobotanist thus strives to document the local customs involving the practical uses of local flora for many aspects of life, such as plants as medicines, foods, intoxicants and clothing.

Richard Evans Schultes, often referred to as the "father of. There are several books on ethnobotany, many dealing especially with methods, but the present one fills the gap of an introductory text that aims to prepare the reader for more dense and com - plex readings of the topic.

This book is intended for students and professionals from different areas of.Video 02 of the Introduction to Ethnobotany series. Presented by Will McClatchey.

This presentation introduces the concept that plants are all around us. The.Introduction to Ethnobotany Video Series. Disc 1 Introduction to Ethnobotany. 01 E Kāne-au-loli-ka-honua: Pule hōuluulu `ai.

02 Introduction: The Culture of Ethnobotany. 03 Guns, Germs & Steel. 04 Transported Landscapes. Disc 02 Plant Origins & Oceanic Cultures.