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The Resource Beeconomy : what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market, Tammy Horn

Beeconomy : what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market, Tammy Horn

Label
Beeconomy : what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market
Title
Beeconomy
Title remainder
what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market
Statement of responsibility
Tammy Horn
Title variation
What women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Queen bee. Worker bees. Busy as a bee. These phrases have shaped perceptions of women for centuries, but how did these stereotypes begin? Who are the women who keep bees and what can we learn from them? Beeconomy examines the fascinating evolution of the relationship between women and bees around the world. From Africa to Australia to Asia, women have participated in the pragmatic aspects of honey hunting and in the more advanced skills associated with beekeeping as hive technology has advanced through the centuries. Synthesizing the various aspects of hive-related products, such as beewax and
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horn, Tammy
Dewey number
638/.1092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF524
LC item number
.H67 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF523
NAL item number
.H67 2012
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women beekeepers
  • Women in agriculture
  • Bee culture
  • Education
  • Agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Bee culture
  • Women beekeepers
  • Women in agriculture
Label
Beeconomy : what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market, Tammy Horn
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa: the garden of plenty -- India: the heart of the world -- Asia: a peaceful renaissance -- Europe: a bridge of honey bees -- North America: the great experiment, part 1. deputy husbands, true women, honey hunters, and inventresses -- North America: the great experiment, part 2. women beekeepers in industrial agriculture -- Australasia: a cornelian continent -- South America: the continent of tomorrow
Control code
ocn761871034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 376 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134369
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613284006
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 328400
  • 22573/ctt2hgp3h
  • F4BF53F1-03AB-412E-90D4-4C6C3DEE1DCE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o761871034
  • (OCoLC)761871034
Label
Beeconomy : what women and bees can teach us about local trade and the global market, Tammy Horn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Africa: the garden of plenty -- India: the heart of the world -- Asia: a peaceful renaissance -- Europe: a bridge of honey bees -- North America: the great experiment, part 1. deputy husbands, true women, honey hunters, and inventresses -- North America: the great experiment, part 2. women beekeepers in industrial agriculture -- Australasia: a cornelian continent -- South America: the continent of tomorrow
Control code
ocn761871034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 376 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813134369
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613284006
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 328400
  • 22573/ctt2hgp3h
  • F4BF53F1-03AB-412E-90D4-4C6C3DEE1DCE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o761871034
  • (OCoLC)761871034

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