The authors interpreted this difference as reflecting a lack of attention from Australian ethnobotanists
and the loss of cultural knowledge (Bonta and Osborne 2007:4):
Lunts sent two collections of reports (Vilbaste TN 2: 324-382), including (among other plant knowledge) the medicinal use of plants, to the schoolteacher and publicist Gustav Vilbaste (1885-1967), the first Estonian ethnobotanist
She presents a very different perspective from the plant hunters of today, the ethnobotanists
My wife, Olga Gericke, who was specialising in psychiatry at the time, provided some very useful insights, and a small group of us, ethnobotanists
, doctors and psychiatrists experimented with various doses of the herb".
have been working to document Patalkot's traditional culture and knowledge, to ensure that it is not lost with the current generation of elders, or appropriated via commercial patents.
An international group of veterinary clinicians, animal scientists, pharmacists, chemists, and ethnobotanists
detail the plants used, the conditions for which they are used, the ways the plant material is treated prior to use, general research methods for testing effects and safety, the legal aspects of research, the chemical examination of extracts, and several chapters on uses in different countries around the world.
We argue that the idea of herbal landscapes provides ethnobotanists
with a new model for understanding the mechanism of perception of medicinal plants.
But the fascination with zombies far exceeded the pop-culture interest; it was susceptible to research and observation by other ethnobotanists
, anthropologists, philosophers, psychologists, and sociologists.
study a region, its people and culture, plants, the traditional use of the plants and much more.
studying Native American cultures found a strong preference for the bur oak, sometimes called the mossycup oak.
However, this book is also suitable able for health profession students, ethnobotanists
or even a lay person--anyone seeking to gain some knowledge of the exciting and enigmatic world of natural medicines.
Since the beginning of the 20th century, when Zerda Bayon (1912) isolated harmaline from the South American jungle decoction ayahuasca and named it "telepathine," anthropologists, ethnobotanists
, mycologists and other field researchers have continued to report psychedelic-induced paranormal activities among ritual users of these substances (e.