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Cover for A donor perspective: accomplishments, limitations and opportunities for social research.

Turning the social research lens on to the process of social research itself, this chapter aims to raise awareness of the significant contributions of social science research to broad development debate and policy discussions. It briefly reviews contributions of social science to development...

Author(s)
Bode, S.; Rubin, D.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851990033)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A duality in vacation decision making.

This chapter examines consumer decision making for choice of elements in the independent holiday. Both destination marketing organizations and tourism businesses would benefit from an understanding of which holiday elements are typically chosen by the traveller pre-trip versus which holiday...

Author(s)
Hyde, K. F.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997490)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A duty to the enhanced, not a duty to enhance: welfare responsibilities associated with domestication.

This chapter discusses the definition of enhancement; ethics of human-animal interactions; acceptability of animal enhancement; duty to the enhanced; and achievement of the duty to the enhanced domestic animals.

Author(s)
May, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390547)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A dynamic view of visitors: the impact of others on recreation and restorative nature experiences.

This chapter highlights how recreation and tourism within a protected wilderness area can be a source of rejuvenation, relaxation and health. Specifically, the chapter demonstrates how the natural acoustic properties, or soundscape, of a location can be a source of health and wellbeing. It is also...

Author(s)
Cherian, B.; Benfield, J. A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391315)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A European <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">in situ</i> (on-farm) conservation and management strategy for landraces.

This chapter focuses on a series of coordinated actions to promote efficiently and effectively the continued landrace cultivation by farmers in Europe to promote in situ (on-farm) conservation and management of these landraces. The main drawback to implementation, i.e. lack of specific funding for...

Author(s)
Negri, V.; Freudenthaler, P.; Gasi, F.; Maxted, N.; Moreira, P. M.; Strãjeru, S.; Tan, A.; Veteläinen, M.; Vogel, R.; Weibull, J.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646138)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A food systems approach to increase dietary zinc intake in Bangladesh based on an analysis of diet, rice production and processing.

The potential to increase the zinc content of rice in communities has been under-exploited. An understanding of the zinc content of rice in communities may be used to plan programmes by identifying and plugging the 'nutrient leaks' in the food system from soil to plate. This chapter describes a...

Author(s)
Mayer, A. B.; Latham, M. C.; Duxbury, J. M.; Hassan, N.; Frongillo, E. A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937140)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A framework for a global assessment of the extent of wastewater irrigation: the need for a common wastewater typology.

Policies on wastewater use have tended to focus on treatment before use and the implementation of strict regulations. But in many low-income developing countries untreated urban wastewater is used for irrigation. Clear policy guidelines on how to optimise the benefits and minimise the risks of this ...

Author(s)
Hoek, W. van der
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998237)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A framework for quantifying the various effects of tree-crop interactions.

This chapter briefly describes the individual effects of tree-crop interactions (soil fertility improvement, soil conservation, microclimate improvement and competition) and suggests how these may be quantified.

Author(s)
Ong, C. K.; Kho, R. M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645117)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A framework for research into the potential for integration of fish production in irrigation systems.

This paper presents a framework for research towards integrating fish production and irrigation systems, focusing on opportunities for poor people as beneficiaries. Any assessment of farming systems in Asia quickly recognizes that 'irrigated' and 'rainfed' zones are far more complex with respect to ...

Author(s)
Murray, F.; Little, D. C.; Haylor, G.; Felsing, M.; Gowing, J.; Kodithuwakku, S. S.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995656)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A French cooperative programme for management and utilization of maize genetic resources.

This comprehensive genetic resource conservation and utilization programme depended upon the long-term cooperation between French public and private breeders. The important results included: the collection of a large number of populations of maize and their evaluation for agronomic molecular...

Author(s)
Gallais, A.; Barrière, A.; Boyat, A.; Charcosset, A.; Dallard, J.; Derieux, M.; Desselle, J. L.; Dubreuil, P.; Duval, H.; Garnier, P.; Gouesnard, B.; Lavergne, V.; Lefort, M.; Miclo, P.; Montalant, Y.; Panouillé, A.; Pollacsek, M.; Rebourg, C.; Rimieri, P.; Monod, J. P.; Baratin, A.; Baron, M.; Berthe, G.; Cambolive, M.; Carolo, P.; Devaux, F. (et al)
ISBN
2000 CABI (H ISBN 9780851994116)
Type
Book chapter

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