Science and Sustainable Food Security: Selected Papers of M.S. Swaminathan

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Swaminathan, M.S.

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co, Inc.

ISBN: 978-9-81-428210-9

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This book provides a roadmap for achieving sustainable agricultural advance and food security in an era of climate change and global economic melt-down.

Science and Sustainable Food Security shows many methods of linking ecological security with livelihood security, and provides a scientific basis for entering an era of biohappiness based on the sustainable and equitable use of biodiversity. The contents include a description of the paradigm shift under the leadership of the author, from a green to an ever-green revolution necessary for advancing productivity in perpetuity without ecological harm.Also, methods of adaptation to the impact of global warming are described. This book will prove invaluable to all interested in sustainable human security and happiness.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co, Inc.
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Swaminathan, M.S.
ISBN: 978-9-81-428210-9
Specialty:
Agriculture
Earth & Geological Sciences
Food Science & Nutrition
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 436
Year: 2009
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