Mrs. Bodie and Island Life: A Short Story of Fishing, Farming and Bush Medicine in the Exuma Cays, Bahamas- As told by Ester Mae Bodie

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Title:
Mrs. Bodie and Island Life: A Short Story of Fishing, Farming and Bush Medicine in the Exuma Cays, Bahamas- As told by Ester Mae Bodie
Author:
O'Meara, Nathaniel; Stoffle, Richard, W.
Affiliation:
Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, University of Arizona
Issue Date:
2007
Collection Information:
This item is part of the Richard Stoffle Collection. It was digitized from a physical copy provided by Richard Stoffle, Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, School of Anthropology at the University of Arizona. For more information about items in this collection, please email Special Collections, askspecialcollections@u.library.arizona.edu.
Publisher:
Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, University of Arizona
Description:
This document is an oral history of Ester Mae Bodie, one of the Exumas’ renowned plant experts. During the Bahamas Marine Protected Area Study, members of Richard Stoffle’s research team spent numerous hours interviewing Mrs. Bodie a range of topics including ethnobotany, traditional marine use, the proposed MPAs, and her life growing up in the Exumas. In order to honor her contributions to the overall project, members of the Stoffle team constructed this document to share her story.
Note:
In addition to Mrs. Bodie's life history, a presentation on Exumian ethnobotany has been included. This presentation was prepared by Nathaniel O'Meara who worked on Dr. Stoffle's research team from 2002-2005.
Keywords:
Ethnobotany; Bahamas; Oral History; Traditional Ecological Knowledge

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.titleMrs. Bodie and Island Life: A Short Story of Fishing, Farming and Bush Medicine in the Exuma Cays, Bahamas- As told by Ester Mae Bodieen_US
dc.contributor.authorO'Meara, Nathanielen_US
dc.contributor.authorStoffle, Richard, W.en_US
dc.contributor.departmentBureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, University of Arizonaen_US
dc.date.issued2007-
dc.description.collectioninformationThis item is part of the Richard Stoffle Collection. It was digitized from a physical copy provided by Richard Stoffle, Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, School of Anthropology at the University of Arizona. For more information about items in this collection, please email Special Collections, askspecialcollections@u.library.arizona.edu.en_US
dc.sourceUniversity of Arizona Libraries, Special Collectionsen_US
dc.publisherBureau of Applied Research in Anthropology, University of Arizonaen_US
dc.descriptionThis document is an oral history of Ester Mae Bodie, one of the Exumas’ renowned plant experts. During the Bahamas Marine Protected Area Study, members of Richard Stoffle’s research team spent numerous hours interviewing Mrs. Bodie a range of topics including ethnobotany, traditional marine use, the proposed MPAs, and her life growing up in the Exumas. In order to honor her contributions to the overall project, members of the Stoffle team constructed this document to share her story.en_US
dc.description.noteIn addition to Mrs. Bodie's life history, a presentation on Exumian ethnobotany has been included. This presentation was prepared by Nathaniel O'Meara who worked on Dr. Stoffle's research team from 2002-2005.en_US
dc.subjectEthnobotanyen_US
dc.subjectBahamasen_US
dc.subjectOral Historyen_US
dc.subjectTraditional Ecological Knowledgeen_US
dc.typeReporten_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/292602-
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