Abuelos de Plaza de Mayo, 322
Academia dei Lincei, 103
Academy of Sciences, France, 87, 99
Actor-network theory (ANT), 345–47,
354
Adams, Vincanne, 365–66
Adanson, Michel, 121
Affirmative action, 325, 333–34
Africanism and developmentalism,
273, 277
African Renaissance, 388
Agency: Eastern, 42, 49; identity
and, 57
Agency for Healthcare Research and
Quality, 425
Agricultural technologies, 214, 429
Ahmad ibn-Mājid, 54
Aid agencies, 5, 7, 248. See also
United Nations (UN)
AIDS, 409–10
Aldrovandi, Ulisse, 104
Aligarh school, 376–78
American Cyanamid, 349
American Home Products, 314
Amerindians, 112
Anderson, Warwick, 7, 365–66
Animal/human reciprocators, 179,
182–83, 189–93
ANT (actor–network theory), 345–47,
354
Anthropology and development,
280–83
Anti-Eurocentrism, 40–41, 53
Antimilitarism, 4
Arawaks, 111, 113, 118
Argonauts (mythological figures),
89–90
Asad, Talal, 280
Asian achievements. See under East
Assaliya brewing, 218
Atomic Energy Commission, 404
Averill, Mary Beth, 302
Bacon, Francis, 61, 79, 86
Badajos Junta, 67
Bailly, Jean-Sylvain, 94, 96, 99
Bancroft, Edward, 117
Banks, Joseph, 121, 130–31
Barbot, James B., 144
Barbot, Jean, 143
Barrère, Pierre, 113–14
Beauvoir, Simone de, 13
Beck, Ulrich, 448, 453
Benedict, Ruth, 39
Bernal, Martin, 40
Bhabha, Homi, 275, 277, 283
“Bioactive Agents from Dryland
Biodiversity of Latin America,”
348–50, 358
Biocontact zones, 116–19
Biodiversity: anti-biopiracy and,
368; compensation and, 234–38;
conservation of, 155–56, 230–31,
234, 242, 253; crop germplasm and,
231–32, 240, 242; cultural diversity
and, 155–56, 247; cultural knowl-
edge and, 226–28; gender and,
213–14, 219–21, 250; indigenous ap-
proaches to, 249–50, 389; landraces
and, 231–32, 235, 240; linguistic
diversity and, 200–202; promo-
tion of, 219–21; prospecting and,
110, 215, 241–42, 267, 335, 343–45,
347–49, 357–60; resource centers
for, 251–53; rights and, 234; sustain-
able ethics and, 394; threats to, 225,
227–28. See also Ethnobotany
Biomedical research, 409
Biopower, 325
Bioprospecting. See Biodiversity:
prospecting and
Birth rates. See Population expansion
Blaut, J. M., 34
Bligh, William, 131
Bodard, Pierre-Henri-Hippolyte, 123
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