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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 734242 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.4.11
Published: 01 April 2011
... repertoire for many years. Getting students excited about plants is not always an easy task. However, one trick I found for ethnobotany, a topic where students have a little more interest because of the human health/drug connection, was very simple. I went to the local food co-op and purchased as many...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 734217–221 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.4.6
Published: 01 April 2011
...Caryn Babaian; Paul Twigg We examine the interdisciplinary nature of ethnobotany from a broad perspective and consider its application to the biology classroom and lab. The concept of biophilia and students' relationships with plants are integral components. Botanical nature journaling, discussion...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 719541–547 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565377
Published: 01 November 2009
.... Baker, J.T., Borris, R.P., Carte, B., Cordell, G.A., Soejarto, D.D. & Cragg, G.M. (1995). Natural product drug discovery and development: New perspectives on international collaboration Journal of Natural Products, 58, 1325-1357. Balick, M.J. (1990). Ethnobotany and the identification of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1992; 54146–50 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449396
Published: 01 January 1992
...Barry S. Kendler; Helen G. Koritz; Arnold Gibaldi Copyright 1992 National Association of Biology Teachers References Balick, M.J. (1990). Ethnobotany and the identification of therapeutic agents from the rain forest. In Ciba Foundation Sym- posium 154. Bioactive compounds from plants...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 808572–576 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.8.572
Published: 01 October 2018
... their mobile devices and access biological metadata, participate in self-guided tree tours, and learn about the ecology and ethnobotany of individual tree species. Importantly, this approach may be replicated for other campuses, school yards, and additional green spaces. Figure 1. Online arboretum...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 814229–233 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.4.229
Published: 01 April 2019
... becomes clear when considering past faunistic environments. The element of the unexpected and the allure of the large animals is thought to add to epistemic curiosity and student motivation to engage in the study of plants. References Austin, D.F. ( 2004 ). Florida Ethnobotany...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 813146–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.3.146
Published: 01 March 2019
... Source Book of Characteristics, Uses, and Nodulation . Madison, WI : University of Wisconsin Press . Andrews, M.F. ( 1977 ). Pine Cone: Sensory Awareness Module . Journal of Creative Behavior , 11 , 229 – 232 . Austin, D.F. ( 2004 ). Florida Ethnobotany . Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 739568–571 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.9.14
Published: 01 November 2011
... Endangered Species........5:277-H Entoptic........1:28-H Epigenetics........2:86-A Erasmus Darwin........2:68-F Ethnobotany........2:90-A, 4:217-A, 4:242-Q Euglena ........8:469-I Evolution........2:106-H, 4:208-F, 4:222-RL, 4:238-I, 5:281-H, 7:396-I, 9:528-RL Experimental...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 736359–362 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.6.11
Published: 01 August 2011
.... ( 2002 ). Cycad neurotoxins, consumption of flying foxes, and ALS-PDC disease in Guam . Neurology , 58 , 956 – 959 . Darwin E. ( 1791 ). The Botanic Garden . London, UK : Johnson . DeBear-Paye G. ( 2000 ). Cultural Uses of Plants: A Guide to Learning about Ethnobotany . New...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 73290–97 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.2.7
Published: 01 February 2011
... decontextualized science References Balick M.J. Cox P.A. ( 1996 ). Plants, People, and Culture: The Science of Ethnobotany . New York, NY : Scientific American Library . Brendler T. Van Wyk B.-E. ( 2008 ). A historical, scientific and commercial perspective on the medicinal use...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 71920565369 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565369
Published: 01 November 2009
... rgum ent-Driven InquiryTo Promote the Understanding of Biofllms as Biobarriers.1:20-I land-Use Legacy.7:419-I~ ^ Important Concepts & Practices in Biology . 8:465-A Biology.6:3 l 1:20-1 language . 284-A4- Ethnobotany & The Process of Drug Discovery: A Laboratory Biology's Rebels 4:250-R Life...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 71920565370 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565370
Published: 01 November 2009
... approximately Ethnobotany & The Process of Drug Discovery: A Laboratory Exercise 0.1 micrometer. Thiis s a variant of Help students understand important steps in drug discovery and appreciate the value of biodiversity. the common influenza found to Brian C.L. Shelley 541 infect humans and is referred to byfect...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 69116–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452076
Published: 01 January 2007
..., while still others address economic botany, ethnobotany, or various pure and applied science categories. The signs are not predictable, and do not suffer from the usual perceived mandate to follow a didactically limited theme or a logical sequence. Brzuszek recognized that this is not school, this is...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 639698 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451223
Published: 01 November 2001
... botany and hor- ticulture by humanizing her approach. In 1987 she integrated ethnobotany and thereby began this book. "By entering the world of science through a personal experi- ence in ethnobotany," she says, "students gain a real sense of the importance of plants in their lives." This straightforward...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 637534–535 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451178
Published: 01 September 2001
... account of how ethnobotany and ethnomedicine have allowed the development of new drugs and alternative therapies. The book is divided into nine chapters and an afterword. In addition there is a selected bibliography for each chapter and an index. Each chap- ter is an account of the author's personal...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 637535–536 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451179
Published: 01 September 2001
... alternative medicine is being taken more seri- ously than ever before, Medicine Quest provides an anecdotal account of how ethnobotany and ethnomedicine have allowed the development of new drugs and alternative therapies. The book is divided into nine chapters and an afterword. In addition there is a selected...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2001; 639697–698 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451222
Published: 01 November 2001
.... Gabriell DeBear Paye found she could best achieve this goal in the study of botany and hor- ticulture by humanizing her approach. In 1987 she integrated ethnobotany and thereby began this book. "By entering the world of science through a personal experi- ence in ethnobotany," she says, "students gain a...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2002; 648596–604 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451382
Published: 01 October 2002
... Herbal: The Medicinal, Culinary, Cosmetic and Economic Properties, cultivation and Folklore of Herbs, Grasses, Fungi, Shrubs and Trees with All Their Modern Scientific Use 1992 Kendler, B.S., Koritz, H.G. & Gibaldi, A. (1992). Introducing students to ethnobotany. The American Biology Teacher...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2003; 654249–256 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451491
Published: 01 April 2003
...-September Leaf tea used for colds, fevers, and flatulence. man's survival has largely depended upon the use of herbs for treating injuries and diseases. The Peterson field guide, Medicinal Plants, by Steven Foster andJames A. Duke (Foster & Duke, 1990) combines ethnobotany with more currently documented...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 623223 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450879
Published: 01 March 2000
... agrees with the view of evo- lutionary theory Eldredge outlines. To his credit, Eldredge conscientiously mentions dissenting opinions, but jus- tice to these opposing arguments is best done by also reading them in the authors' own words. Scott Smidt Terre Haute, IN 47802 ETHNOBOTANY l Native American...