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Title 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
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Islamic history and civilization, 0929-2403 ; v. 96
Islamic history and civilization ; v. 96
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
Notes Includes index
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Subject Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Yemen (Republic)
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Yemen (Republic)
Medicinal plants -- Yemen (Republic)
Medicine, Arab.
Traditional medicine -- Yemen (Republic)
Form Electronic book
Author Hehmeyer, Ingrid.
Regourd, Anne.
Schönig, Hannelore.
ISBN 9004232079 (electronic bk.)
9789004232075 (electronic bk.)