Ethnobotany and Biocultural Diversities in the Balkans: by Andrea Pieroni,Cassandra L. Quave

By Andrea Pieroni,Cassandra L. Quave

This quantity addresses fresh and ongoing ethnobotanical stories within the Balkans. The publication makes a speciality of elaborating the relevance of such experiences for destiny tasks during this area, either when it comes to sustainable and peaceable (trans-regional, trans-cultural) rural improvement. A multi-disciplinary point of view is applied, with an incorporation of ancient, ethnographic, linguistic, organic, dietary and clinical views. The e-book is additionally authored via well-known students, who within the final decade have largely researched the Balkan conventional wisdom platforms as they pertain to perceptions of the flora and fauna and particularly plants.

Ethnobotany and Biocultural Diversities within the Balkans is the 1st ethnobotany booklet on the most biologically and culturally various areas of the area and is a important source for either students and scholars attracted to the sphere of ethnobotany.

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