Indigenous Knowledge Systems

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Indigenous Knowledge Systems :

Indigenous Knowledge Systems Marie Xiong and Sandra rodriguez

What is this area of knowledge about? :

What is this area of knowledge about? Improves society's relationship with the Earth and restore human and environmental health Nutrient-dense and healthy fatty acidic food Food systems are complex, self-sufficient and deliver a very broad-based, nutritionally diverse diet Environmental degradation contributes to worsening health in indigenous populations

What practical problems can be solved by applying this knowledge?:

What practical problems can be solved by applying this knowledge? Living in an isolated place Discovering origin Healthy diet

What makes this Area of Knowledge important?:

What makes this Area of Knowledge important? When environments are destroyed or contaminated, this affects the food they can provide Indigenous peoples' food systems contain treasures of knowledge from long-evolved cultures and patterns of living in local ecosystems Reduced cholesterol

Three Ways of Knowing:

Three Ways of Knowing Reasoning: healthier diet equals healthier diet for indigenous minorities Religion: it is their custom to have a healthy diet Imagination: having an imagination can produce different kinds of healthy food and diet

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