People and Landscapes - Learning from indigenous perspectives
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About the Event
A TALK BY DR. SARAH E. EDWARDS
INSTITUTE OF HUMAN SCIENCES AND OXFORD BOTANIC GARDEN & ARBORETUM, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
Based on fieldwork with Aboriginal communities in Northern Australia, the talk will explore:
How culture shapes our relationships with the land and non-human beings.
The global importance of traditional ecological knowledge and biocultural diversity. Can we apply Indigenous perspectives to our local landscapes?