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  • The History of Creation

    Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Haeckel

    Originally published in 1899, The History of Creation was the first book of its kind to apply a doctrine to the whole range of organic morphology and make use of the effect Darwin had on biological sciences during the 19th century. Haeckel looks at Darwin’s reform of Descent Theory and its…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The History of Creation

    Or the Development of the Earth and its Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes, Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Ernst Haeckel

    Originally published in 1899, The History of Creation was the first book of its kind to apply a doctrine to the whole range of organic morphology and make use of the effect Darwin had on biological sciences during the 19th century. Haeckel looks at Darwin’s reform of Descent Theory and its…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Biodiversity, Food and Nutrition

    A new agenda for Sustainable Food Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Teresa Borelli, Eliot Gee

    This book examines the challenges and impacts of poor diets and nutrition from current food systems and the potential contribution of biodiversity and ecosystem services in addressing these problems. There is a strong need for a multi-level, cross-sectoral approach that connects food biodiversity…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Biology of Plant Volatiles

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eran Pichersky, Natalia Dudareva

    Plant volatiles – scents emitted from plant organs to interact with the surrounding environment – play essential roles in attracting pollinators and defending against herbivores and pathogenes, in plant-plant signaling, and in abiotic stress responses. With contributions from leading…

    Hardback – 2020-04-29 
    CRC Press

  • Soil and Groundwater Remediation Technologies

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yong Sik Ok, Jörg Rinklebe, Deyi Hou, Daniel Tsang, Filip M.G. Tack

    This book offers various soil and water treatment technologies due to increasing global soil and water pollution. In many countries, the management of contaminated land has matured, and it is developing in many others. Topics covered include chemical and ecological risk assessment of contaminated…

    Hardback – 2020-04-27 
    CRC Press

  • The Call of the Crawfish Frog

    1st Edition

    By Michael Lannoo, Rochelle M. Stiles

    Crawfish Frogs have been called the most secretive frog in North America – an unusual moniker for a widespread anuran - inhabiting a third of the most scientifically advanced country in the world. The book tells the story of the biology of Crawfish Frogs, but also a story of the challenges faced…

    Paperback – 2020-04-07 
    CRC Press

  • Orphan Crops for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security

    Promoting Neglected and Underutilized Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Padulosi, Israel Oliver King, M.S. Swaminathan

    This book discusses the issues, challenges, needs and opportunities related to the promotion of orphan crops, known also as neglected and underutilized species (NUS). The book is structured into seven parts, covering the following themes: introduction to NUS, integrated conservation and use of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Digital Food Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton, Zeena Feldman

    This book explores the interrelations between food, technology and knowledge-sharing practices in producing digital food cultures. Digital Food Cultures adopts an innovative approach to examine representations and practices related to food across a variety of digital media: blogs and vlogs (video…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Critical Food Studies

  • Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets

    Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danny Hunter, Emilita Monville Oro, Bessie Burgos, Carmen Nyhria Roel, Blesilda M. Calub, Julian Gonsalves, Nina Lauridsen

    This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Raw Veganism

    The Philosophy of The Human Diet, 1st Edition

    By Carlo Alvaro

    Human beings are getting fatter and sicker. As we question what we eat and why we eat it, this book argues that living well involves consuming a raw vegan diet. With eating healthfully and eating ethically being simpler said than done, this book argues that the best solution to health,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Modern Land Drainage

    Planning, Design and Management of Agricultural Drainage Systems, 2nd Edition

    By Willem F. Vlotman, David W. Rycroft, Lambert K. Smedema

    Modern Land Drainage 2nd edition is a fully revised and updated edition of the 2004 edition. Modern Land Drainage describes traditional drainage formulas (Hooghoudt, Kirkham, Donnan, Ernst, Glover-Dumm) for rainfed agriculture in the humid temperature zone. Significant parts are devoted to drainage…

    Paperback – 2020-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • What is Science?

    Myths and Reality, 1st Edition

    By Jordanka Zlatanova

    Science affects, in a multitude of ways, the life of almost every person on earth. From medicine to nutrition to communication to transportation, the products of scientific research have changed human life. These changes have mostly taken place in the last two centuries, so rapidly that the average…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
    CRC Press

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