Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Products

  • Postharvest Processing

    Economical and Efficient Technologies for Developing Economies

    Edited by Adewale Olusegun Obadina, Aman Ullah Malik

    Postharvest supply chain losses of agricultural crops are as high as 40%, particular in developing countries, due to various factors including type of crops, infrastructure, human expertise and the way these are handled from harvest to retail. Extending shelf life and value addition of the already…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press
    World Food Preservation Center Book Series

  • Eco-Friendly Techniques for Enhancing Crop Productivity

    Edited by Kalpana Sengar

    As the world population increases daily and as climate continues to change, there is a growing need to produce more food in limited agricultural lands. This book provides several techniques to increase crop production without adverse effects to the environment. It focuses on methods that include…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • Governing Technology in the Quest for Sustainability on Earth

    By Dain Bolwell

    Governing Technology in the Quest for Sustainability on Earth explores how technological advances can be managed to ensure the long-term sustainability of our species and of other life forms with which we share this world. It analyses human impact, the discourses of environmentalism and issues of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Emerging Trends in NanoBioMedicine

    Edited by Bhupinder Singh

    Owing to the non availability of the standard treatise(s) on the subject, Dr. Bhoop have undertaken this maiden but humble endeavour to present the pertinent facts and figures in the form of a comprehensive multi-volume series on NanoBioMedicine.…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    CRC Press

  • Plankton

    Guide to Their Ecology and Monitoring for Water Quality, Second Edition

    By Iain Suthers, David Rissik, Anthony Richardson

    This practical book provides a comprehensive introduction to the biology and ecology of plankton and describes its use as a tool for monitoring water quality. All the major freshwater and coastal phytoplankton and zooplankton groups are covered and their associated environmental issues are…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    CRC Press

  • Stress Physiology of Woody Plants

    Edited by Wenhao Dai

    This book addresses the importance woody plants have in agriculture, forestry, and the environment and how various stresses affect their performance. It reviews physiological and molecular responses of woody plants to major environmental stresses and focuses on the mechanisms involved in imparting…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Criminology of Food and Agriculture

    By Joseph F. Donnermeyer

    While scholarship in rural criminology has grown over the past twenty years, extensive studies related to the criminological dimensions of food and agriculture remain scattered. This book offers a much needed synthesis of a wide literature on the criminology of food and agriculture, drawing on…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rural Criminology

  • Organic and Stable Isotope Geochemistry in Energy and Environment

    By Devleena Mani

    The book is a precise and comprehensive guide for the students and practitioners of organic and stable isotope geochemistry, and an interdisciplinary reference book for academia and Industry. It covers the fundamentals and applications of two important and interdisciplinary branches of earth…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Energy and Environment

    An Earth System Approach

    Edited by Sandeep Narayan Kundu, Muhammad Nawaz

    The study of the earth, energy, and the environment—together—is critical for gaining a thorough understanding of where life stands today amid the continuous growth and development around us. Understanding how the Earth has evolved and how its subsystems interact and influence various energy…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Stewarding the Sound

    The Challenge of Managing Sensitive Coastal Ecosystems

    Edited by Leah Bendell, Patricia Gallaugher, Laurie Wood, Shelley McKeachie

    Stewarding the Sound uses different perspectives to build awareness of the wealth and fragility of this ecosystem by balancing economic and social needs with conservation. This book, the first ever compilation of the ecological importance of the Sound, demonstrates the cumulative stresses that are…

    Hardback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • A Cultural History of Famine

    Food Security and the Environment in India and Britain

    Edited by Ayesha Mukherjee

    The term "food security" does not immediately signal research done in humanities disciplines. It refers to a complex, contested issue, whose currency and significance are hardly debatable given present concerns about environmental change, resource management, and sustainability. The subject is…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Responsible Manufacturing

    Issues Pertaining to Sustainability

    Edited by Ammar Y. Alqahtani, Elif Kongar, Kishore K. Pochampally, Surendra M. Gupta

    Responsible Manufacturing deals with developing strategies and methodologies for competitive and agile manufacturing technologies in response to evolving environmental sustainability and customer needs as well as legislative and ethical standards while maintaining profitability. Responsible…

    Hardback – 2019-02-11 
    CRC Press

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