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The Resource Herbal medicine in Yemen : traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world, edited by Ingrid Hehmeyer, Hanne Schönig ; with the collaboration of Anne Regourd

Herbal medicine in Yemen : traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world, edited by Ingrid Hehmeyer, Hanne Schönig ; with the collaboration of Anne Regourd

Label
Herbal medicine in Yemen : traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world
Title
Herbal medicine in Yemen
Title remainder
traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ingrid Hehmeyer, Hanne Schönig ; with the collaboration of Anne Regourd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traditional medicine in Yemen is largely plant-based. Fourteen scholars represent both humanities and natural sciences in studying herbal medicines and their multifaceted applications within traditional Yemeni society. Approaches are based on textual analysis, empirical research and laboratory experiment
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
615.3/2109533
Index
index present
LC call number
RM666.H33
LC item number
H4673 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
RM666.H33
NAL item number
H4684 2012
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hehmeyer, Ingrid
  • Schönig, Hannelore
  • Regourd, Anne
Series statement
Islamic history and civilization,
Series volume
v. 96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Herbs
  • Traditional medicine
  • Medicinal plants
  • Materia medica, Vegetable
  • Medicine, Arab
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Herbs
  • Materia medica, Vegetable
  • Medicinal plants
  • Medicine, Arab
  • Traditional medicine
  • Yemen (Republic)
Label
Herbal medicine in Yemen : traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world, edited by Ingrid Hehmeyer, Hanne Schönig ; with the collaboration of Anne Regourd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Herbal Medicine inYemen; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; About the Authors; A Note on Transliteration Convention; List of Illustrations and Maps; Map 1: The Governorates of Yemen; Map 2: Significant Places Cited; Introduction; The Validity of Traditional Medicine as an Effective Tool in Issues of Human Health; Eastern Mediterranean Pharmacology and India Trade as a Background for Yemeni Medieval Medicinal Plants; Magic and Medicine in a Thirteenth-century Treatise on the Science of the Stars; Qāt and Traditional Healing in Yemen
  • The Aloe and the Frankincense Tree in Southern Arabia: Different Approaches to Their UseHealing through Medicinal Plants: Old Yemenite Therapeutic Traditions and Their Application in Jerusalem Today; Honey, Coffee, and Tea in Cultural Practices of Hadramawt; From Medicinal Plants of Yemen to Therapeutic Herbal Drugs; The Miraculous Plant halqa (Cyphostemma digitatum): From Grandmother's Kitchen in Yemen's South-western Highlands to Modern Medicinal and Culinary Applications
  • A Pharmacist's View of the Potential Value to Modern Medicine of Plants and Fungi Used by Traditional Medicine in YemenHealth Issues in the Mountains of Yemen: Healing Practices as Part of Farmers' Traditional Knowledge; Indices; Index of Plants and Fungi; Index of Names; Index of Topics and Keywords
Control code
810931561
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004232075
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810931561
Label
Herbal medicine in Yemen : traditional knowledge and practice, and their value for today's world, edited by Ingrid Hehmeyer, Hanne Schönig ; with the collaboration of Anne Regourd
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Herbal Medicine inYemen; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; About the Authors; A Note on Transliteration Convention; List of Illustrations and Maps; Map 1: The Governorates of Yemen; Map 2: Significant Places Cited; Introduction; The Validity of Traditional Medicine as an Effective Tool in Issues of Human Health; Eastern Mediterranean Pharmacology and India Trade as a Background for Yemeni Medieval Medicinal Plants; Magic and Medicine in a Thirteenth-century Treatise on the Science of the Stars; Qāt and Traditional Healing in Yemen
  • The Aloe and the Frankincense Tree in Southern Arabia: Different Approaches to Their UseHealing through Medicinal Plants: Old Yemenite Therapeutic Traditions and Their Application in Jerusalem Today; Honey, Coffee, and Tea in Cultural Practices of Hadramawt; From Medicinal Plants of Yemen to Therapeutic Herbal Drugs; The Miraculous Plant halqa (Cyphostemma digitatum): From Grandmother's Kitchen in Yemen's South-western Highlands to Modern Medicinal and Culinary Applications
  • A Pharmacist's View of the Potential Value to Modern Medicine of Plants and Fungi Used by Traditional Medicine in YemenHealth Issues in the Mountains of Yemen: Healing Practices as Part of Farmers' Traditional Knowledge; Indices; Index of Plants and Fungi; Index of Names; Index of Topics and Keywords
Control code
810931561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004232075
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810931561

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