Science, People and Politics, issue six, volume i, I (2009). November 2nd.
Genetic resources and law
Commentary built around the book. Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and the Law, edited by Evanson Kamau and Gerd Winter.
"Contrary to common Western assumptions, traditional ecological knowledge of indigenous people is scientific and holistic in that it is empirical, experimental and systematic," writes Jack Kaguu Githae, a medical herbalist in one of the chapters of this book edited by Kenyan lawyer, Evanson Chege Kamau, and Gerd Winter, a professor of public law and the sociology of law at The University of Bremen.