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The Resource Biodiversity and human health, edited by Francesca Grifo and Joshua Rosenthal ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy

Biodiversity and human health, edited by Francesca Grifo and Joshua Rosenthal ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy

Label
Biodiversity and human health
Title
Biodiversity and human health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Francesca Grifo and Joshua Rosenthal ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
610
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA565.A2
LC item number
B56 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grifo, Francesca
  • Rosenthal, Joshua
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Biodiversity
  • Pharmacognosy
Label
Biodiversity and human health, edited by Francesca Grifo and Joshua Rosenthal ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Global environmental degradation and biodiversity loss: implications for human health / Eric Chivian -- Earthly dominion: population growth, biodiversity, and health / Robert Engelman -- Biodiversity and emerging infectious diseases: integrating health and ecosystem monitoring / Paul R. Epstein, Andrew Dobson, and John Vandermeer -- Fatal synergisms: interactions between infectious diseases, human population growth, and loss of biodiversity / Andrew Dobson, Mary S. Campbell, and Jensa Bell -- Biodiversity loss in and around agroecosystems / John Vandermeer --
  • The origins of prescription drugs / Francesca Grifo [et al.] -- Natural products for the treatment of infectious diseases / Catherine A. Laughlin and Alexandra S. Fairfield -- Capturing the chemical value of biodiversity: economic perspectives and policy prescriptions / Anthony Artuso -- Indigenous peoples and conservation / Paul Alan Cox -- Medicinal plants for healing the planet: biodiversity and environmental health care / Robert S. McCaleb --
  • Returning benefits from ethnobotanical drug discovery to native communities / Katy Moran -- A paradigm for the equitable sharing of benefits resulting from biodiversity research and development / Thomas D. Mays [et al.] -- Integrating drug discovery, biodiversity conservation, and economic development: early lessons from the international cooperative biodiversity groups / Joshua Rosenthal -- Causes and consequences of biodiversity loss: liquidation of natural capital and biodiversity resource development in Costa Rica /
  • Daniel H. Janzen -- Sustainable use of biodiversity: myths, realities, and potential / Charles M. Peters -- Opportunities for collaboration between the biomedical and conservation communities / Walter V. Reid -- Afterword: a proposal for a national council on biodiversity and human health / Byron J. Bailey and John T. Grupenhoff
Control code
16745181
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 379 pages
Isbn
9781559635011
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
96031800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm35128132
Label
Biodiversity and human health, edited by Francesca Grifo and Joshua Rosenthal ; foreword by Thomas E. Lovejoy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Global environmental degradation and biodiversity loss: implications for human health / Eric Chivian -- Earthly dominion: population growth, biodiversity, and health / Robert Engelman -- Biodiversity and emerging infectious diseases: integrating health and ecosystem monitoring / Paul R. Epstein, Andrew Dobson, and John Vandermeer -- Fatal synergisms: interactions between infectious diseases, human population growth, and loss of biodiversity / Andrew Dobson, Mary S. Campbell, and Jensa Bell -- Biodiversity loss in and around agroecosystems / John Vandermeer --
  • The origins of prescription drugs / Francesca Grifo [et al.] -- Natural products for the treatment of infectious diseases / Catherine A. Laughlin and Alexandra S. Fairfield -- Capturing the chemical value of biodiversity: economic perspectives and policy prescriptions / Anthony Artuso -- Indigenous peoples and conservation / Paul Alan Cox -- Medicinal plants for healing the planet: biodiversity and environmental health care / Robert S. McCaleb --
  • Returning benefits from ethnobotanical drug discovery to native communities / Katy Moran -- A paradigm for the equitable sharing of benefits resulting from biodiversity research and development / Thomas D. Mays [et al.] -- Integrating drug discovery, biodiversity conservation, and economic development: early lessons from the international cooperative biodiversity groups / Joshua Rosenthal -- Causes and consequences of biodiversity loss: liquidation of natural capital and biodiversity resource development in Costa Rica /
  • Daniel H. Janzen -- Sustainable use of biodiversity: myths, realities, and potential / Charles M. Peters -- Opportunities for collaboration between the biomedical and conservation communities / Walter V. Reid -- Afterword: a proposal for a national council on biodiversity and human health / Byron J. Bailey and John T. Grupenhoff
Control code
16745181
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 379 pages
Isbn
9781559635011
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
96031800
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm35128132

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