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Asia-Pacific Symposium on Mangrove Ecosystems: Proceedings of the International Conference held at The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, September 1–3, 1993 (Developments in Hydrobiology)

Asia-Pacific Symposium on Mangrove Ecosystems: Proceedings of the International Conference held at The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, September 1–3, 1993 (Developments in Hydrobiology)

Mangrove ecosystems are typical formations found in coastal deposits of mud and silt throughout the tropics and some distance into the subtropical latitudes. The total wordwide mangrove area, which is estimated at about 170,000 km2 with some sixty species of trees and shrubs exclusive to the habitat, dominates approximately 75% of the world’s coastline between […]

European Air Power

European Air Power

European Air Power examines the current state of eight separate European air forces and their prospective air power capabilities in a manner that will appeal to a wide audience of air force enthusiasts. Included are perspectives from independent air power experts reviewing the air forces of France, Germany, Turkey, and Great Britain as well as […]

Collaborative Learning Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty

Collaborative Learning Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty

A guide to thirty-five creative assignments for pairs and groups Collaborative Learning Techniques is the bestseller that college and university faculty around the world have used to help them make the most of small group learning. A mountain of evidence shows that students who learn in small groups together exhibit higher academic achievement, motivation, and […]

Nike Mens Aeroreact S/S Running Shirt 717972 (X-Large, Teal Charge/Black/Reflective Silver)

Nike Mens Aeroreact S/S Running Shirt 717972 (X-Large, Teal Charge/Black/Reflective Silver)

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Weeds of North America

Weeds of North America

“What is a weed,” opined Emerson, “but a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered?” While that may be a worthy notion in theory, these plants of undiscovered virtue cause endless hours of toil for backyard gardeners. Wherever they take root, weeds compete for resources, and most often win. They also wreak havoc on […]

The Improvement of Technology Transfer: An Analysis of Practices between Graz University of Technology and Styrian Companies

The Improvement of Technology Transfer: An Analysis of Practices between Graz University of Technology and Styrian Companies

Technology trasfer between universities and companies can have positive impacts on both parties. For universities, it can result in additional finacial means, feedback regarding their competencies and reasearch performance. For companies, technology transfer can amount to an access to external knowledge for the developement of new products and processes. However, the desired effects of technology […]

Safe Food: The Politics of Food Safety (California Studies in Food and Culture)

Safe Food: The Politics of Food Safety (California Studies in Food and Culture)

Food safety is a matter of intense public concern, and for good reason. Millions of annual cases of food “poisonings” raise alarm not only about the food served in restaurants and fast-food outlets but also about foods bought in supermarkets. The introduction of genetically modified foods―immediately dubbed “Frankenfoods”―only adds to the general sense of unease. […]

Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition, and Health, Revised and Expanded Edition (California Studies in Food and Culture)

Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition, and Health, Revised and Expanded Edition (California Studies in Food and Culture)

An accessible and balanced account, Food Politics laid the groundwork for today’s food revolution and changed the way we respond to food industry marketing practices. Now, a new introduction and concluding chapter bring us up to date on the key events in that movement. This pathbreaking, prize-winning book helps us understand more clearly than ever […]