Plants in Indigenous Medicine & Diet: Biobehavioral Approaches

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Nina Lilian Etkin
Psychology Press, 1986 - Social Science - 336 pages
First Published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Contents

PART TWO CRITERIA USED IN THE SELECTION
31
Chapter Three Therapeutic Rationale of Plants Used to Treat Dental
48
Chapter Four Folk Anticancer Plants Containing Antitumor
70
A New Approach
91
PART THREE PLANTS IN MEDICINAL AND DIETARY
129
Chapter Eight Dietary and Therapeutic Uses of Fruit in Three Taita
135
Effects
171
A Model of Nutrition
211
Chapter Twelve CoumarinContaining Plants and Serum Albumin
229
Chapter Thirteen High Blood Pressure Medicinal Plant Use
252
Chapter Fourteen Chemical Selection in Andean Domesticated Tubers
266
PART FOUR MEDICAL PANACEAS AND MISUNDERSTOOD
289
Coca in Andean
306
Index
329

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