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3 edition of Historical Perspectives in Plant Sciences found in the catalog.

Historical Perspectives in Plant Sciences

by Various

  • 250 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Purdue University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • History,
  • Science,
  • Technology,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Science / Horticulture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8600669M
    ISBN 10155753280X
    ISBN 109781557532800

    Deals with the historical perspectives and the current status of doubled haploid production along with its practical implications in basic and applied research. It highlights various haploid production methods with a comprehensive discussion on their pros and cons, bottlenecks, and embryogenic. Earth and Environmental Sciences Among the book series in earth and environmental sciences published by Cambridge University Press are: [9] Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series.

      Principles of Plant Genetics and Breeding, 2 nd Edition introduces both classical and molecular tools for plant breeding. Topics such as biotechnology in plant breeding, intellectual property, risks, emerging concepts (decentralized breeding, organic breeding), and more are addressed in the new, updated edition of this text. A very welcome addition to the Childhood Studies literature, The Sociology of Early Childhood covers the key issues and subject areas essential for developing a critical and comprehensive knowledge of the field. Thoughtfully structured and clearly written, Gabriel provides a compelling discussion of ideas and concepts in ways accessible to an undergraduate audience.

    In Brilliant Green, Stefano Mancuso, a leading scientist and founder of the field of plant neurobiology, presents a new paradigm in our understanding of the vegetal world. Combining a historical perspective with the latest in plant science, Mancuso argues that, due to cultural prejudices and human arrogance, we continue to underestimate plants. 1 The Study of Genetically Engineered Crops by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have been involved in assessing and recommending science policy related to genetic engineering since the advent of the technology in the s.


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Historical Perspectives in Plant Sciences by Various Download PDF EPUB FB2

Historical Perspectives in Plant Science is a compilation of the lectures presented for the series and provides a unique look at plant science history via anecdotes and personal knowledge about research failures and successes, cooperation and competition among scientists, and the Historical Perspectives in Plant Sciences book of discoveries in the several disciplines.

Historical perspectives. From time immemorial, man has been depending on Mother Nature for all his basic needs and plant diversity always attracted his curiosity. Garcia de Orta 33 published a book Department of Plant Sciences, Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan () Google by: 9.

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Alcohol: Social, Cultural, and Historical Perspectives examines the history of alcohol worldwide and goes beyond the historical lens to examine alcohol as a cultural and social phenomenon, used both for good and for ill.

While these roots are traced back through nearly all human societies for the past thousands of years, many results are still present in today’s society.

Lionel Robbins (Historical Perspectives on Modern Economics) a brief note from Seldon to Arnold Plant. From this my interest in Lionel Robbins and his relationship with the London School of Economics has grown Alas, this superbly researched, written and edited book, does not provide me with any answers but is rather like doing a jigsaw 5/5(2).

The author is a proud sponsor of the SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award —enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop. The Development of Sociological Theory: Readings from the Enlightenment to the Present brings together excerpts from 96 original works by important theorists, from the roots of.

Worldwide Importance of Medicinal Plants: Current and Historical Perspectives Article (PDF Available) in Recent Advances in Biology and Medicine 2() September w Reads. PLANT SCIENCE BULLETIN Editorial Committee Volume 57 Jenny Archibald () brief, that provide interesting historical perspectives on plants in society.

In the past, when I wanted to demonstrate the influence of plants on the culture Book Reviews. A favorite icon for cigarette manufacturers across China since the mid-twentieth century has been the panda, with factories from Shanghai to Sichuan using cuddly cliché to market tobacco products.

The proliferation of panda-branded cigarettes coincides with profound, yet poorly appreciated, shifts in the worldwide tobacco trade. Over the last fifty years, transnational tobacco companies and.

Alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems among women have long been a focus of concern and often the targets for prejudice and distortion. This book brings together a wide range of contemporary and historical evidence on the consumption of alcohol and its associated adverse consequences and benefits amongst women.

Broad in its perspective, it does not concentrate solely upon the ill. Ethylene in Plant Biology, Second Edition provides a definitive survey of what is currently known about this structurally simplest of all plant growth regulators.

This volume contains all new material plus a bibliographic guide to the complete literature of this field. This series explores significant developments in the life sciences from historical and philosophical perspectives. Historical episodes include Aristotelian biology, Greek and Islamic biology and medicine, Renaissance biology, natural history, Darwinian evolution, Nineteenth-century physiology and cell theory, Twentieth-century genetics, ecology, and systematics, and the biological theories and.

Horticultural Plant Breeding is a complete and comprehensive resource for the development of new cultivars or clones of horticultural crops. It covers the basic theories that underpin plant breeding and applies Mendelian, quantitative and population inheritance practices in smaller populations where the individual plant has high value.

Certificates in Plant Science. Certificates in Plant Science College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Historical Perspectives on Golf Course Design and Management; Manejo de campos de golfe; Winter Injury; NEW - Turfgrass Ecology and Environmental Sciences Kottman Hall Coffey.

Horticultural Plant Breeding is a complete and comprehensive resource for the development of new cultivars or clones of horticultural crops. It covers the basic theories that underpin plant breeding and applies Mendelian, quantitative and population inheritance practices in smaller populations where the individual plant has high value.

Chapter 1 (Page no: 3) Historical perspectives of fungicide resistance. More than 40 years have now passed since the development of the resistance of plant pathogens to fungicide treatments emerged as a major threat to crop protection.

Section 1 Overview and historical perspectives, 1. 1 Introduction, 3. 2 History of plant breeding, Section 2 Population and quantitative genetic principles, 3 Introduction to concepts of population genetics, 4 Introduction to quantitative genetics, Section 3 Reproductive systems, 5 Introduction to reproduction and autogamy Author: George Acquaah.

Historical perspectives and domestication. This chapter describes the domestication and geographical distribution of Chenopodium spp., with emphasis on C.

quinoa. The correlation between human settlements and agriculture development is mentioned. Among them are the discovery of fission and proof of sustainability of a chain reaction, the history behind the building of the Stagg Field Reactor, the origins and management of the Manhattan Project, and the development of nuclear energy for electricity generation at the Shippingport plant.

This book is a valuable resource for anyone. The personal perspectives are delightful, it is truly a "must own" book for its focus on the personal historical context surrounding most of the important breakthroughs in photosynthesis research." (Douglas Bruce, Professor of Biological Sciences, Brock University, St.

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Choose a Committee by Name: Choose a committee name from the list below and click "View Committee" to see its members.Published as part of The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute Special Issue Book Series, and through a series of thought-provoking articles, Wind, Life, Health: Anthropological and Historical Perspectives examines the richness of human ideas surrounding wind in all its manifestations - breath, spirit, sentiment, life, and health.

Examines the richness of human ideas and practices.88 Review Article HATASO Worldwide Importance of Medicinal Plants: Current and Historical Perspectives Muhammad Shahzad Aslam*, Muhammad Syarhabil Ahmad.