Native American Medicinal Plants

$29.95

In stock

Native American Medicinal Plants

In Native American Medicinal Plants, anthropologist Daniel E. Moerman describes the medicinal use of more than 2700 plants by 218 Native American tribes. Information—adapted from the same research used to create the monumental Native American Ethnobotany—includes 82 categories of medicinal uses, ranging from analgesics, contraceptives, gastrointestinal aids, hypotensive medicines, sedatives, and toothache remedies.

In stock

Description

Native American Medicinal Plants

Page Length: 799

Writer: Daniel Moerman

Information about the Writer

Daniel Ellis Moerman (born 1941) is an American medical anthropologist and ethnobotanist, and an emeritus professor of anthropology at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. He is known for his work relating to Native American ethnobotany and the placebo effect.

Known for: Work in ethnobotany

Institutions: University of Michigan-Dearborn

Awards: University of Michigan Distinguished …

Alma mater: University of Michigan

You may also like…

Go to Top