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Braiding sweetgrass : indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge and the teachings of plants

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Kimmerer, Robin Wall. Minneapolis MN: Milkweed Editions , 2013. 1st paperback ed. (Book)
Call No.
E 98 P5 K56 2013
Location
RIH Library
Author
Kimmerer, Robin Wall
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Place
Minneapolis MN
Publisher
Milkweed Editions
Pub Date
2013
Physical Description
x, 390 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Aboriginal peoples
Indigenous Peoples
First Nations
Plants
Plants, Medicinal
Ecology
Botany
Nature
Human-plant relationships
Philosophy
Aboriginal Health Collection
Abstract
"As a leading researcher in the field of biology, Robin Wall Kimmerer understands the delicate state of our world. But as an active member of the Potawatomi nation, she senses and relates to the world through a way of knowing far older than any science. In Braiding Sweetgrass, she intertwines these two modes of awareness--the analytic and the emotional, the scientific and the cultural--to ultimately reveal a path toward healing the rift that grows between people and nature. The woven essays that construct this book bring people back into conversation with all that is green and growing; a universe that never stopped speaking to us, even when we forgot how to listen"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes
Cover title.
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9781571313560
Call No.
E 98 P5 K56 2013
Location
RIH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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