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Ethnoecology : situated knowledge/located lives / edited by Virginia D. Nazarea.

Publication:
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c1999.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 299 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Ethnobiology.
Human ecology.
Traditional farming.
Biotic communities.
Indians -- Ethnobiology.
Contents:
Introduction: a view from a point: ethnoecology as situated knowledge / Virginia D. Nazarea
Cultural memory and sense of place
The value of subsistence for the future of the world / Eugene S. Hunn
Practical and religious meanings of the Navajo hogan / Lillie Lane
The agronomy of memory and the memory of agronomy: ritual conservation of archaic cultigens in contemporary farming systems / Michael R. Dove
Ethnoecology serving the community: a case study from Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico / Richard I. Ford
Refocusing ethnoecology's gaze
Lenses and latitudes in landscapes and lifescapes / Virginia D. Nazarea
Cultural landscapes and biodiversity: the ethnoecology of an upper Río Grande watershed commons / Devon G. Pena
Conserving folk crop varieties: different agricultures, different goals / Daniela Soleri and Steven E. Smith
Ethnoecology makes a difference
Plant constituents and the nutrition and health of indigenous peoples / Timothy Johns
Sustainable production and harvest of medicinal and aromatic herbs in the Sierras de Cördoba region, Argentina / Marta Lagrotteria and James M. Affolter
Managing the Maya commons: the value of local knowledge / Scott Atran
Local knowledge in global context
Safeguarding traditional resource rights of indigenous peoples / Darrell A. Posey
A practical primer on intellectual property rights in a contemporary ethnoecological context / David J. Stephenson, Jr.
Toward compensation: returning benefits from ethnobotanical drug discovery to native peoples / Katy Moran
Am I my brother's keeper? / Cristine S. Kabuye
Epilogue: Quo vadis? the promise of ethnoecology / Robert E. Rhoades and Jack Harlan.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Nazarea, Virginia D. (Virginia Dimasuay), 1954-
ISBN:
0816518823 (cloth : acid-free paper)
OCLC:
39498030
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