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Domesticated plants

by Bertha Morris Parker

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Published by Row, Peterson in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

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  • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

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    Statementby Bertha Morris Parker and Illa Podendorf ; illustrator, Arnold W. Ryan ; cover, Gregory Orlorff
    SeriesThe Basic science education series
    ContributionsPodendorf, Illa
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB71 .P37 1953
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24205483M
    OCLC/WorldCa14771303

      Domestication of Plants in the Old World The origin and spread of domesticated plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin. Fourth Edition. Daniel Zohary, Maria Hopf, and Ehud Weiss. A comprehensive review of the origin and the spread of domesticated plants in southwest Asia, Europe, and North Africa.   Domestication is the process of adapting wild plants and animals for human use. Domestic species are raised for food, work, clothing, medicine, and many other uses. Domesticated plants and animals must be raised and cared for by humans.

    Domesticated Plants in the Near East?1 M. E. KISLEV AND 0. BAR-YOSEF Department of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52ioo/Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem , Israel. 6 III 87 The Near East was a major nuclear area in which agricul-.   Beyond Stones and More Stones: Domestication of the Indian Subcontinent; Edited by Ravi Korisettar, The Mythic Society, ₹1, You have reached your limit for free articles this month.

      Chili pepper (Capsicum spp. L., and sometimes spelled chile or chilli) is a plant which was domesticated in the Americas at least 6, years spicy goodness spread into cuisines throughout the world only after Christopher Columbus landed in the Caribbean and took it back with him to Europe. Peppers are widely considered the first spice to have been used by humans, and today .   INTRODUCTION. Domestication is generally considered to be the end-point of a continuum that starts with exploitation of wild plants, continues through cultivation of plants selected from the wild but not yet genetically different from wild plants, and terminates in fixation, through human selection, of morphological and hence genetic differences distinguishing a domesticate from its wild.


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Domestication of Plants in the Old World reviews and synthesises the information on the origins and domestication of cultivated plants in the Old World, and subsequently the spread of cultivation from southwest Asia into Asia, Europe, and North Africa, from the very earliest by:   Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The Origin and Spread of Cultivated Plants in West Asia, Europe, and the Nile Valley.

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See search results for this by:   Domesticated is a fascinating and engrossing read that dives into numerous subjects surrounding evolutionary traits, lineage, body physiology, and more to offer a well rounded and thoroughly researched read on the stress induced process that is man-made evolution, i.e.

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ECONOMIC BOTANY - Plant Domestication and the Origins of Agriculture - B.C. Bennett © Encyclopedia of Life Support Domesticated plants book (EOLSS) in length, whereas cultivars may exceed 30 cm.

Likewise, ancestors of the potato. quinoa plant Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa) growing in the Bolivian Altiplano region. Quinoa Corporation. Quinoa was independently domesticated multiple times throughout the Andean highlands some 3,–5, years ago and was a staple crop to Inca, Aymara, and Quechua peoples, among others.

The domestication histories of various plants show advancements in plant-taming practices. Organized by the earliest to the most recent domesticated plants, this table provides an overview of plant domestication with the plant, location, and date of domestication.

Click through to learn more about each plant. Domestication of Plants in the Old World (4th ed.) Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The origin and spread of domesticated plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin (4th ed.) by Daniel Zohary.

The origin of agriculture is one of the defining events of human history. Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The origin and spread of cultivated plants in West Asia, Europe, and the Nile Valley. By ZoharyDaniel and HopfMaria.

Second edition. Domestication of Plants in the Old World reviews and synthesises the information on the origins and domestication of cultivated plants in the Old World, and subsequently the spread of cultivation.

In book: Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems, pp The domestication of plants was a signature technology initiated by humans during the transition from hunting–gathering to Author: Paul Gepts. Domestication of Plants in the Old World list has been completely updated, as have the list of archaeological sites and the site maps.

This is an advanced, research level text suitable for graduate level students and researchers in the fields of crop science, agriculture, archaeology, botanical archaeology, and plant Range: £ - £ In this book, anthropologist Shane Miller uses two common, although unconventional, sources of archaeological data—stone tools and the distribution of archaeological sites—to trace subsistence decisions from the initial colonization of the American Southeast at the end of the last Ice Age to the appearance of indigenous domesticated plants.

The book begins by discussing cultural change, the domestication of plants, and the origin of agricultural systems in the most general of terms. It considers Darwinism in some depth, concentrating on the relationship between natural selection and cultural change.

Subsequent chapters examine the world of domestication and agriculture and present. Darwin’s The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication (Darwin, ) offers a litany of facts and examples of artificial selection in action at the hands of plant and animal breeders.

Darwin felt that an understanding and appreciation of the depth of artificial selection was fundamental to the acceptance of natural selection. The Domestication and Exploitation of Plants and Animals.

Duckworth, London– Ford, R. () The processes of plant food production in prehistoric North America. Prehistoric food production in North America Frary, A. and S. Doganlar. () Comparative genetics of crop plant domestication and evolution. Domestication of Plants in the Old World book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The origin of agriculture is one of the defining /5(1). Yet, ab years ago, the domestication of plants and animals began.

The two main goals of the present chapter are to briefly describe (i) how wild animals were domesticated and (ii) what are the main biological consequences for the major farmed species (cattle, pig, Cited by: 2. Domestication, the process of hereditary reorganization of wild animals and plants into domestic and cultivated forms according to the interests of people.

In its strictest sense, it refers to the initial stage of human mastery of wild animals and plants. The fundamental distinction of domesticated animals and plants from their wild ancestors is that they are created by human labour to meet.The origins and spread of domestic plants in southwest Asia and Europe by Sue Colledge, James Conolly,Taylor & Francis Group edition, in English.The domestication of animals and plants was triggered by the climatic and environmental changes that occurred after the peak of the Last Glacial Maximum aro years ago and which continue to this present day.

These changes made obtaining food difficult. The first domesticate was the wolf (Canis lupus) at le years Younger Dryas that occur years ago was a.