Manual of Digital Earth

Manual of Digital Earth

This open access book offers a summary of the development of Digital Earth over the past twenty years. By reviewing the initial vision of Digital Earth, the evolution of that vision, the relevant key technologies, and the role of Digital Earth in helping people respond to global challenges, this publication reveals how and why Digital … Read more

Microbial Genomics in Sustainable Agroecosystems: Volume 2

Microbial Genomics in Sustainable Agroecosystems: Volume 2

Today, microbiology is a rapidly growing discipline in the life sciences, and the technologies are evolving on a virtually daily basis. Next-generation sequencing technologies have revolutionized microbial analysis, and can help us understand the biology and genomic diversity of various bacterial species with significant impacts on agro-ecosystems. In addition, advances in molecular biology and microbiology … Read more

Agronomic Crops: Volume 2: Management Practices

Agronomic Crops: Volume 2: Management Practices

Agronomic crops have provided food, beverages, fodder, fuel, medicine and industrial raw materials since the beginning of human civilization. More recently, agronomic crops have been cultivated using scientific rather than traditional methods. However, in the current era of climate change, agronomic crops are suffering from different environmental stresses that result in substantial yield loss. To … Read more

Phyto and Rhizo Remediation

Phyto and Rhizo Remediation

The increasing human population and the associated activities have negatively influenced the ecosystems and life on earth. The continuous addition of agrochemicals, heavy metals and industrial wastes/ effluents in the ecosystems have caused great harm, including loss of productivity, biodiversity, climate change and diseases in plants, animals and humans, resulting in increased marginal lands and … Read more

Business Against Intimate Partner Violence: A Case of Participatory Action Research and Social Action

Business Against Intimate Partner Violence: A Case of Participatory Action Research and Social Action

This book addresses the Business Against Domestic Violence (BADV) project launched by the Corporate Governance Forum of Turkey (CGFT), a research center at Sabanci University School of Management. The goal of BADV is to mobilize companies to combat intimate partner violence (IPV) in Turkey. The project was made possible by a collaborative partnership with the … Read more

Sustainable Development Goals : Harnessing Business to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals Through Technology, Innovation and Financing

Sustainable Development Goals : Harnessing Business to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals Through Technology, Innovation and Financing

Author : Pekmezovic, Alma; Walker, Gordon; Walker, Julia I Publisher : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated Year : 2019 Pages : 431 Series : Volume Info : Edition : ISBN : 978-1-119-54180-6,1119541808,978-1-119-54181-3,978-1-119-54184-4 Download : Download