SG Pollan 2

SG Pollan 2 - 6 What does he mean by calling the tulip...

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Study Guide: Pollan, The Botany of Desire , ch. 2 1. Why were Jews and Christians wary of flowers? 2. How do pitcher plants attract flies? 3. What is “pseudocopulation”? 4. Why does a flower not want to pollinate itself? 5. How did the Dutch love of tulips coincide with the humanism of the day?
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Unformatted text preview: 6. What does he mean by calling the tulip Apollonian? 7. How did speculation enter into the tulip trade? How did it cause that trade to crash?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course IH 0952 taught by Professor Zhuraw during the Spring '11 term at Temple.

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