By Henk 't Hart
This quantity includes helpful information regarding sedums, together with a category scheme, appealing watercolor illustrations, brief descriptions, and distribution maps. The booklet covers the original iconography of this local ecu succulent workforce, offering top of the range illustrations of all yet of Europe's local Sedum species. every one access encompasses a notice indicating the sequence to which the species belongs, a typical English description, brief distribution be aware, and extra notes evaluating it to comparable species. Introductory chapters supply history info at the type of the eu sedum species in addition to biogeographical notes at the writer, and the artist.
By Angelika Prentner
Neuauflage thematisiert schwerpunktmäßig europäische Planzen
Ausführliche Beschreibung von Aussehen, Vorkommen und Wirkung
Verbindung von culture und Moderne, Altes Wissen und neueste Erkenntnisse
Hinweise auf mögliche Gefahren wie Überdosierung, Sucht und Abhängigkeit
Der Gebrauch von bewusstseinsverändernden Pflanzen nimmt vor allem bei Jugendlichen stark zu. Statistiken zufolge haben forty % aller 14- bis 16-Jährigen schon einmal eine solche Pflanze konsumiert. Nur wenige wissen jedoch über die richtige Handhabung, die Dosierung, Wirkungen und die möglichen Folgen Bescheid, wie etwa Angst, Panik oder Flashbacks. In diesem Buch erklärt die erfahrene Pharmazeutin Angelika Prentner, wie bewusstseinsverändernde Pflanzen wirken, die Gründe des Konsums und die Problematik von Sucht und Abhängigkeit. In der Neuauflage widmet sich die Autorin schwerpunktmäßig den europäischen Pflanzen und beschreibt diese ausführlich in Aussehen, Vorkommen und Wirkung. Zudem geht sie auf den Gebrauch der indigenen Bevölkerung im Vergleich mit unserem Kulturkreis ein und zeigt sehr anschaulich den Nutzen für die moderne Wissenschaft und Medizin. Das Buch wendet es sich an Ärzte, Apotheker, Pädagogen, Eltern, Jugendliche und an dem Thema Interessierte.
Content point » Professional/practitioner
Stichwörter » Abhängigkeit - Bewusstseinsveränderung - hashish - Engelstrompete - Indigene Kulturen - Magic Mushrooms - Pflanzen - Psychotrope Pflanzen - Sucht
Verwandte Fachbereiche » Innere Medizin - Medizin & Gesundheitsberufe - Naturheilverfahren - Pharmakologie
By Steven Clemants, Carol Gracie
I am no specialist at botany, yet i have spent my proportion of time utilizing Peterson and Audubon publications. This advisor differs from them in vital methods: 1) The descriptions and images are part via side--no paging backward and forward! 2) This covers a miles better share of species.
This consultant does lack information at the ecology of the crops. It has one purpose--to assist you examine a plant and determine what it really is. For the breadth of species it covers, it accomplishes this function super good, very successfully, and in a layout that's effortless to hold.
There are outstanding gains: 1) either natives and non-natives are incorporated, however the names of non-natives are preceded through a "*". easy, yet very precious. 2) the variety maps are like not anything i have obvious before--each species has a small map simply to the left of it really is description which makes use of color-coded bands to teach while the species is in flower. many of the maps have only one colour, yet this can be nonetheless an invaluable blend of comparable details. those small maps are vastly helped by way of the book's overlaying in basic terms the northeast US, permitting better detail.
The book's being constrained to the NE might in fact be a deal breaker for lots of. the single different attainable criticism that i will see somebody having is that id relies seriously at the plant really having flora on the time. the foremost emphasizes flower colour and the pictures are likely to specialize in the flora and never the total plant constitution. even though, i am not certain what an efficient and effective substitute will be.
By Michael Wink
This fresh Annual Plant stories quantity is the second one variation of the hugely profitable and well-received Annual Plant stories, quantity 2.
This fascinating new quantity presents an updated survey of the biochemistry and body structure of plant secondary metabolism. the amount commences with an outline of the biochemistry, body structure and serve as of secondary metabolism, by way of special studies of the foremost teams of secondary metabolites: alkaloids and betalains, cyanogenic glucosides, glucosinolates and nonprotein amino acids, phenyl propanoids and comparable phenolics, terpenoids, cardiac glycosides and saponins. a last bankruptcy discusses the evolution of secondary metabolism.
This conscientiously compiled re-creation brings jointly chapters from many of the world's top specialists in plant secondary metabolism. thoroughly revised and taken correct brand new with a lot new info, this quantity is a necessary buy for complicated scholars, researchers and execs in biochemistry, body structure, molecular biology, genetics, plant sciences, agriculture, medication, pharmacology and pharmacy, operating within the educational and business sectors, together with these operating within the pesticide and pharmaceutical industries. Libraries in all universities and learn institutions the place those topics are studied and taught will want copies of this glorious quantity on their cabinets.
By P.J.J. Hooykaas, M.A. Hall, K.R. Libbenga
This publication presents updated insurance at a sophisticated point of more than a few subject matters within the biochemistry and molecular biology of plant hormones, with specific emphasis on biosynthesis, metabolism and mechanisms of motion. each one contribution is written by means of stated specialists within the box, supplying definitive assurance of the field.
No different sleek booklet covers this subject material at such a complicated point so comprehensively. will probably be necessary to school libraries and scientists within the plant biotechnology industries.
By Dr. sc. nat. Paul Kesselring, Clifford S. Selvage BS (auth.), Dr. sc. nat. Paul Kesselring, Clifford S. Selvage BS (eds.)
The Project's beginning because of the so-called "first oil crisis", the curiosity in sun electrical energy new release rose sharply after 1973. The sunlight ther mal method of fixing the matter used to be appealing as the major job was once just to substitute the fossil gas by way of a "solar gas" in an different clever traditional thermal strength plant -that used to be not less than what many concept at the moment. hence greater than part a dozen of sunlight thermal plant initiatives have been created within the mid-seventies. one in all them is the Small solar energy structures (SSPS) undertaking of the overseas strength service provider (lEA). It involves the layout, improvement, building, operation, attempt and assessment of 2 diverse small sun thermal electrical strength structures every one ~t a nominal strength of 500 kW . e ITET and TOAB which will support the working Agent (DFVLR - Deutsche Forschungs und Versuchsansta1t fUr Luft- und Raumfahrt e. V. ) in handling the venture, the administrative Committee (EC) created our bodies known as the "International try out and assessment workforce" (ITET) and the "Test and Operation Advisory Board" (TOAB). The latter consisted of a bunch of specialists from different engaging nations, assembly 3 to 4 occasions a 12 months to articulate i. a. the technical pursuits and expectancies of the various events within the undertaking. It was once the TOAB that formulated e. g.