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  • Liberty and the Ecological Crisis

    Freedom on a Finite Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher J. Orr, Kaitlin Kish, Bruce Jennings

    This book examines the concept of liberty in relation to civilization’s ability to live within ecological limits. Freedom, in all its renditions – choice, thought, action – has become inextricably linked to our understanding of what it means to be modern citizens. And yet, it is our relatively…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Farmscape

    The Design of Productive Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Phoebe Lickwar, Roxi Thoren

    ‘Farmscape: The Design of Productive Landscapes situates agriculture as a design practice, using a wide range of international case studies and analytical essays to propose lessons for contemporary landscape architects who are interested in integrating agriculture into their designs. Agricultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Governing Renewable Natural Resources

    Theories and Frameworks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Nunan

    In one volume, this book brings together a diversity of approaches, theory and frameworks that can be used to analyse the governance of renewable natural resources. Renewable natural resources are under pressure, with overexploitation and degradation raising concern globally. Understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Coccidiosis in Livestock, Poultry, Companion Animals and Humans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jitender P. Dubey

    Coccidiosis is one of the most important diseases of livestock, particularly poultry, with billions of dollars spent on prevention worldwide. The disease is so important and pervasive that until recently all poultry feed was medicated with coccidiostats, mainly antibiotics. With the rapid…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    CRC Press

  • Indian Agriculture after the Green Revolution

    Changes and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Binoy Goswami, Madhurjya Prasad Bezbaruah, Raju Mandal

    From a country plagued with chronic food shortage, the Green Revolution turned India into a food-grain self-sufficient nation within the decade of 1968-1978. By contrast, the decade of 1995-2005 witnessed a spate in suicides among farmers in many parts of the country. These tragic incidents were…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Chestnut Handbook

    Crop & Forest Management, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabriele Beccaro, Alberto Alma, Giancarlo Bounous, Jose Carlos Laranjo

    Chestnut Management and Production shares achievements in chestnut development and cultivation including information on sustainable planning and management of chestnut production from nursery to plantation, entomology, pathology, and ecosystem services. Cultivation techniques of Chinese, Japanese,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
    CRC Press

  • Prospects and Utilization of Tropical Plantation Trees

    1st Edition

    Edited by Liew Kang Chiang

    Large numbers of tropical trees from natural forests or plantation forest are available for human consumption and management. This book focuses on the prospects and utilization of tropical plantation trees in context of economic and business, planting, managing stocks, and uses of trees converted…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26 
    CRC Press

  • Agrarian Distress and Farmer Suicides in North India

    2nd Edition

    By Lakhwinder Singh, Kesar Singh Bhangoo, Rakesh Sharma

    This volume provides a comprehensive and detailed socio-economic overview of agrarian distress in India which has manifested in the suicides of farmers and agricultural labourers. Using empirical research and field data from rural India, especially Punjab, this book examines the underlying causes…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge India

  • Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

    Best Practices and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.B. Sharma

    Advances in high spatial resolution mapping capabilities and the new rules established by the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States for the operation of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) have provided new opportunities to acquire aerial data at a lower cost and more safely…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Governance of Wildlife and Community-Based Natural Resource Management

    From Economic Principles to Practical Governance, 1st Edition

    By Brian Child

    This book develops the Sustainable Governance Approach and the principles of Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM). It provides practical examples of successes and failures in implementation, and lessons about the economics and governance of wild resources with global application.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Postharvest Pathology of Fresh Horticultural Produce

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lluis Palou, Joseph L. Smilanick

    Optimal distribution of fresh horticultural products entails prolonging their freshness and nutritional quality as long as possible after harvest. A major limitation to their marketing is decay after harvest, which is caused primarily by fungal pathogens. Postharvest Pathology of Fresh…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    CRC Press

  • Offshore Wind Turbines and Wave Energy Converters

    Numerical and Physical Modelling, 1st Edition

    By Constantine Michailides

    The contents of the book will cover the required material for OWTs and WECs applications with focus to the needs of engineers and researchers in this field and how the aforementioned factors are appropriately addressed. Particular emphasis has been paid in the presentation of methods that should be…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    CRC Press

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