• Science
  • Resurrecting the fascinating history of plant prospecting in the tropics, from the colonial era to the present day, The Ethnobotany of Eden rewrites with modern science the degradation narrative we've built up around tropical forests, revealing the entangled origins of our fables of forest cures. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • important
  • It is hoped that, in the future, ethnobotany may play an increasingly important role in sustainable devolopment and biodiversity conservation (Rajasekaran & Warren 1994). (ethnoleaflets.com)