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The Resource Colonial botany : science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world, edited by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan

Colonial botany : science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world, edited by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan

Label
Colonial botany : science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world
Title
Colonial botany
Title remainder
science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SB108.E85
LC item number
C64 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schiebinger, Londa L
  • Swan, Claudia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Botany, Economic
  • Botany, Economic
  • Botany, Economic
  • Plant introduction
Label
Colonial botany : science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world, edited by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-330) and index
Contents
Dominion, demonstration, and domination: religious doctrine, territorial politics, and French plant collection / Chandra Mukerji -- Walnuts at Hudson Bay, coral reefs in Gotland: the colonialism of Linnaean botany / Staffan Müller-Wille -- Mission gardens: natural history and global expansion, 1720-1820 / Michael T. Bravo -- Gathering for the republic: botany in early republic America / Andrew J. Lewis -- Books, bodies, and fields: sixteenth-century transatlantic encounters with New World materia medica / Daniela Bleichmar -- Global economies and local knowledge in the East Indies: Jacobus Bontius learns the facts of nature / Harold J. Cook -- Prospecting for drugs: European naturalists in the West Indies / Londa Schiebinger -- Linnaean botany and Spanish imperial biopolitics / Antonio Lafuente and Nuria Valverde -- How derivative was Humboldt? microcosmic nature narratives in early modern Spanish America and the (other) origins of Humboldt's ecological sensibilities / Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra -- The conquest of spice and the Dutch colonial imagery: seen and unseen in the visual culture of trade / Julie Berger Hochstrasser -- Of nutmegs and botanists: the colonial cultivation of botanical identity / E. C. Spary -- Out of Africa: colonial rice history in the black Atlantic / Judith Carney -- Collecting naturalia in the shadow of early modern Dutch trade / Claudia Swan -- Accounting for the natural world: double-entry bookkeeping in the field / Anke te Heesen -- Surgeons, fakirs, merchants, and craftspeople: making l'empereur's jardin in early modern south Asia / Kapil Raj -- Measurable difference: botany, climate, and the gardener's thermometer in eighteenth-century France / Marie-Noëlle Bourguet
Control code
55633678
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780812238273
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004052646
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Colonial botany : science, commerce, and politics in the early modern world, edited by Londa Schiebinger and Claudia Swan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-330) and index
Contents
Dominion, demonstration, and domination: religious doctrine, territorial politics, and French plant collection / Chandra Mukerji -- Walnuts at Hudson Bay, coral reefs in Gotland: the colonialism of Linnaean botany / Staffan Müller-Wille -- Mission gardens: natural history and global expansion, 1720-1820 / Michael T. Bravo -- Gathering for the republic: botany in early republic America / Andrew J. Lewis -- Books, bodies, and fields: sixteenth-century transatlantic encounters with New World materia medica / Daniela Bleichmar -- Global economies and local knowledge in the East Indies: Jacobus Bontius learns the facts of nature / Harold J. Cook -- Prospecting for drugs: European naturalists in the West Indies / Londa Schiebinger -- Linnaean botany and Spanish imperial biopolitics / Antonio Lafuente and Nuria Valverde -- How derivative was Humboldt? microcosmic nature narratives in early modern Spanish America and the (other) origins of Humboldt's ecological sensibilities / Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra -- The conquest of spice and the Dutch colonial imagery: seen and unseen in the visual culture of trade / Julie Berger Hochstrasser -- Of nutmegs and botanists: the colonial cultivation of botanical identity / E. C. Spary -- Out of Africa: colonial rice history in the black Atlantic / Judith Carney -- Collecting naturalia in the shadow of early modern Dutch trade / Claudia Swan -- Accounting for the natural world: double-entry bookkeeping in the field / Anke te Heesen -- Surgeons, fakirs, merchants, and craftspeople: making l'empereur's jardin in early modern south Asia / Kapil Raj -- Measurable difference: botany, climate, and the gardener's thermometer in eighteenth-century France / Marie-Noëlle Bourguet
Control code
55633678
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780812238273
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004052646
Other physical details
ill., maps

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