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Botany : a study of pure curiosity
|Other titles||Botanical letters and notes towards a dictionary of botanical terms|
|Statement||by Jean Jacques Rousseau ; illustrated by P.J. Redouté ; translation of the letters by Kate Ottevanger.|
|Contributions||Redouté, Pierre Joseph, 1759-1840|
|LC Classifications||QK98 R613 1979|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||154,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||154|
Botany (Greek Βοτάνη - grass, fodder; Medieval Latin botanicus – herb, plant) and zoology are, historically, the core disciplines of biology whose history is closely associated with the natural sciences chemistry, physics and geology.A distinction can be made between botanical science in a pure sense, as the study of plants themselves, and botany as applied science, which studies the. Nothing but pure curiosity motivates this study. I’m known best for studies of flowers: their development, their adaptations, and their interactions with insects. Whenever time and money allow I spend time in the tropics figuring out how petals shaped like little bananas function in beetle pollination.
In the early modern world, botany was big science and big business, critical to Europe's national and trade ambitions. Tracing the dynamic relationships among plants, peoples, states, and economies over the course of three centuries, this collection of essays offers a lively challenge to a historiography that has emphasized the rise of modern botany as a story of taxonomies and "pure" . He/She will be encouraged to learn to work to the best of his/her ability, care for and respect others through a deeper understanding of the meaning of sharing, and expand a natural curiosity for the world around him/her. Our students develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, fostering a .
At the other end of Rousseau's life was his great Confessions (apparently Art Garfunkel's favorite book), and two unfinished books: Reveries of a Solitary Walker and Botany, A Study in Pure Curiosity: Botanical Letters and Notes towards a Dictionary of Botanical Terms. The argument I am making in this series of posts (1,2,3) is that in the 18th century there was an interest in natural history, and particularly in plants, that was both intense and pervasive among European educated classes. Statesmen like the British Prime Minister, Lord Bute, merchants such as George Clifford, and noblewomen including the.
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Botany: A Study of Pure Curiosity By Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Kate Ottevanger (trans.). Botany – or the study of plants – is a fun subject to study with young children. Teaching kids about plants can be a wonderful way to inspire their knowledge of – and curiosity about – the natural world.
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The topics and chapters are organized in a sequence that is easy to follow, beginning with the most familiar (structure) and proceeding to the less familiar (metabolism) then finishing with those topics that are probably the least familiar to most Reviews: Great Expectations Botany, a Study of Pure Curiosity (Jean-Jacques Rousseau).
Botany - a Study of Pure Curiosity Botanical Letter and Notes Towards a Dictionary of Botanical Terms Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Published by Michael Joseph ().
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