Core Competency: Bridging Skills

Skills include the ability to recognize and understand the assumption of disciplines, culture and methodologies; recognize and describe trans-cultural differences and similarities of worldviews; ability to communicate and collaborate with people who are thinking differently; ability to understand reciprocity; developing participatory models of community-based research; adaptable to different cultural and environmental situations; and linking social and technological systems.

The following modules incorporate Bridging Skills.

To find modules incorporating other Core Concepts and Competencies, search here:

 

Bridging Skills- Ethnobiological Competencies
Resource Title Author Resource Type Website Link Level Discipline
Plant Family Characteristics Al Keali'I Chock Website, handouts https://sites.google.com/site/alkealiichock/Home/educational-module Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Wild plant foods Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQVXGIq_Ybs&feature=youtube Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Quantitative Ethnobotany Kim Bridges, Will McClatchey Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/uhmquantitativeethnobotany/ Graduate
Quantitative Ethnobotany Project Kim Bridges, Will McClatchey Website https://sites.google.com/site/uhmquantitativeethnobotany/quantitative-methods-project Graduate
Spice Twister Will McClatchey Teaching module, website https://sites.google.com/site/willmcclatchey/Home/curriculum-modules/spice-twister Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Opening Oli Samuel M. `Ohukani`ōhi`a Gon III Video https://sites.google.com/site/introtoethnobotanyvideos/home/e-kne-au-loli-ka-honua-pule-huluulu-ai Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Traditional Ecological Knowledge Valentina Savo Website, Prezi https://prezi.com/i32frlryos7q/tek/ Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Developing an Ethnobiological Conservation Reserve Laura Shiels Website https://sites.google.com/site/herbalmagik/Home/teaching-modules/developing-an-ethnobiological-conservation-reserve Undergraduate Advanced Ethnobiology
Medical Ethnobotany Daniela Dutra Website https://sites.google.com/a/brit.org/medical-ethnobotany/ Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Polictics, IPs, and Universities Janna Rose Website https://sites.google.com/site/jannalrose/home/classes-to-teach/politics-ips-and-universities Undergraduate Ethics
Medical Ethnobotany University of Hawaii Website https://sites.google.com/site/medicalethnobotany/ Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Cultures and Medicinal plants Sofia Vougioukalou Syllabus https://docs.google.com/a/brit.org/document/d/1LrSuFRo_x8nAEg8vZ8Vzz2J5mMs5GLJPzv4GdrXl_XA/edit Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Cancer Cure or Conservation: A question of health for humans and the ecosystem Pauline Lizotte, Gretchen Knapp Case Study http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=198&id=198 Undergraduate Botany
Mildred Using Plants: Medincinal Value of Plants Luanna Prevost, Paula Lemons Case Study http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=616&id=616 Undergraduate Botany
The Ethnobotany of Invasions and Invaders: Cultural Consequences of Non-native invasive species Natalie Walsh Presentation https://docs.google.com/a/brit.org/file/d/0B6kZcBxUaY3eZDc2NDJhNTAtNzg2YS00MTZmLWE4OTktYTE1YWI2MmU3ZWM2/edit?authkey=CKSO57cD Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Introduction: The Culture of Ethnobotany Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mymkyvBXnzk Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Canoe Plants: Five Pacific Trees Al Keali'i Chock Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=norWW4-j-QI&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Guns, Germs & Steel Will McClatchey Video https://sites.google.com/site/introtoethnobotanyvideos/home/guns-germs--steel Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Transported Landscapes Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u4yA_wojc0&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Hawaiian Housing Materials David Webb Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5u4yA_wojc0&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Taxonomy Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJPl1NQhXXo&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
What makes Plants Waterproof? David Webb Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31YJZquuuXw&feature=youtu.be Introduction to Ethnobotany
Alcoholic Beverages Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-YDyE2dFOg&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Crops in Pacific Island Cultures Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOpnHc4xj9k&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Cultural Diaspora and Culinary Ethnobotanical knowledge My-Lien Nguyen Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kJx_lFVvhg&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Limu (algae) Isabella Aiona Abbott Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeWi1PlaaLI&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Origins of Agriculture Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MbgGDGhZ-E&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Pacific Crops: Lapita toolkits Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKG5QlkJg7k&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Spices and Herbs Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVkiQKeET4c&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Stimulating beverages Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qMJx_6pfRo&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Chinese medicine (Yeong) Han Lau Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFuTeWHY640&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Hawaiian Health Care Will McClatchey & Levon Ohai Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DTLCHAVdM_Q&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Herbal remedies Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79_TDHLvwPA&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Medicinal plants in the hidden land of Dolpo Nepal Plants & People & Yildiz Aumeeruddy Thomas Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=clRhCT-e848&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Polynesian Herbal Medicine W. Art Whistler Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0NvX6IQ4pQ&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Rotuman Health Care Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyjom90gY78&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Hula plants Catherine Davenport Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKZ8fX5mfmU&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Recollections of a family traditions: bird catching Isabella Aiona Abbott Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eF1H_HU_eOE&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Shelter and Cultural identification with nature Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWbu2yUWXUY&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Home gardens Tamara Ticktin Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjSxpY0nAt8&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Awa and Conservation in Botanical Gardens Kawika Winter & Will McClatchey Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma0TChb0T3A&feature=youtu.be Undergraduate Introduction to Ethnobotany
Advanced Ethnobotany Kim Bridges, Will McClatchey Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/advancedethnobotany/Home Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Botanical Medicine and Health Cassandra Quave Syllabus https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_tf7uJlYr5rcVltZkJXM1E2TWc/view?usp=sharing Undergraduate Ethnobiology
Economic Botany Sunshine Brosi Syllabus http://www.frostburg.edu/fsu/assets/File/dept/biol/undergraduate/ethnobotany/Economic Botany Syllabus 2013 Final(1).pdf Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Ethnobotany: Plants and Peoples Gail Wagner Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/anth213ethnobotany/home Undergraduate Ethnobotany, Anthropology
Ethnoecology Gail Wagner Syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/anth525ethnoecology/home Undergraduate Ethnobotany, Anthropology
Food, health, and society Cassandra Quave syllabus https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_tf7uJlYr5rdHRYcFJDTTBfbVk/view?usp=sharing Undergraduate Ethnobotany
Introductory ethnobotany Anthony Amend syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/introductoryethnobotany/Home/description Undergraduate ethnobotany
Hawaiian Ethnobotany Al Keali'I Chock syllabus https://sites.google.com/site/hawaiianethnobotany/ Undergraduate ethnobotany
Ethnobotany Eve Emshwiller syllabus https://www.academia.edu/1737802/Ethnobotany_course_syllabus_and_assignments_for_2009 Graduate Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Cancer Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/YLHQtieJqFo?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Sensory Organs Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/5wpODT8wPnA?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Safety & efficacy issues associated with herbal products in the USA Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/ie0hiWW4Mmg?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Cardiovascular System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/WVV4i69FNV4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Respiratory System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/FxjgTTXKtlo?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Urogenital System Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/N0G_wU_sIl4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Gastrointestinal system Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/gywcw5cHto4?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Remedial Plants: Skin Cassandra Quave video https://youtu.be/WFb0KQ5LWZQ?list=PL7B360660884652D6 Undergraduate Medical Ethnobotany
Pulp Fiction: The Science of Papermaking Karen Hall video, handouts, lab http://econboted.econbot.org/index.php?P=FullRecord&ID=512 Undergraduate Ethnobotany