SpringerBriefs in Plant Science

Ethnobotany for Beginners

Authors: Albuquerque, U.P., Ramos, M.A., Ferreira Júnior, W.S., de Medeiros, P.M.

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  • First short yet comprehensive book on ethnobotany for beginners
  • Provides a quick and easy-to-read discussion of the advances in ethnobotany
  • Ideal for anyone wanting to understand the most basic concepts of ethnobotany
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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. While there are some books on ethnobotany, mainly dealing with methods, this book covers the topic in an introductory and comprehensive text that prepares the reader for more advanced study of ethnobotany.

About the authors

Ulysses Paulino AlbuquerqueUniversidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco 
Departamento de BiologiaRecife, PernambucoBrazil
Marcelo Alves RamosUniversidade de Pernambuco
Recife, PernambucoBrazil
Washington Soares Ferreira JúniorUniversidade de Pernambuco
Petrolina, PernambucoBrazil
Patricia Muniz MedeirosUniversidade Federal de Alagoas
Maceió, AlagoasBrazil

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“It is an excellent review of current trends in ethnobotany as well as a summary of theory and praxis. … This is a very helpful, authoritative, and above all, a thought-provoking contribution valuable to researchers and especially students beginning ethnobotanical research.” (Lytton John Musselman, Economic Botany, Vol. 71 (04), 2017)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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eBook $54.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-52872-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-52871-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ethnobotany for Beginners
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Plant Science
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-52872-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-52872-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-52871-7
Series ISSN
2192-1229
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 71
Number of Illustrations
11 illustrations in colour
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