By Stephen R. Gliessman (auth.), Stephen R. Gliessman (eds.)

ISBN-10: 146123252X

ISBN-13: 9781461232520

ISBN-10: 1461279348

ISBN-13: 9781461279341

***e FACHGEBIET*** Agriculture, Agronomy, Forestry, Horticulture, Soil technology, Environmental technological know-how (esp. Plant Ecology), Agricultural Chemistry, Agricultural Economics, normal source Economics, Sociology, and Anthropology ***INTERESSENTENGRUPPE*** Of curiosity to researchers, scholars, and pros within the above fields.- point: Technical ebook, Monograph ***URHEBER*** S.R.Gliessman, collage of California, Santa Cruz, CA (Ed.) ***TITEL*** Agroecology ***UNTERTITEL*** Researching the Ecological foundation for Sustainable Agriculture ***BIBLIOGRAPHISCHE-ANGABEN*** 1990. XIV, 380 pp. 87 figs. (Ecological reviews. Eds.: W.D. Billings, F. Golley, O.L. Lange, J.S. Olson, H. Remmert. Vol. seventy eight) Hardcover DM 198,- ISBN 3-540-97028-2 ***CONTENTS*** Contents: Part I: uncomplicated Ecological recommendations in Agroecosystems.- Part II: Agroecosystem layout and Management.- Index. ***LANGTEXT*** This e-book presents an creation to investigate techniques within the rising interdisciplinary box of agroecology. It demonstrates in a chain of overseas case reviews the best way to mix the extra production-oriented concentration of the agronomist with the extra systems-oriented perspective of the ecologist. varied methodologies for quantifying and comparing agroecosystem sustainability are provided and analyzed. prime researchers within the box offer examples of the range and complexity of agroecological learn, starting from archeology to insect ecology, and look at layout and administration of agroecosystems that span from the humid tropics to temperate areas. This well timed review might be of serious price to ecologists, agronomists, geographers, foresters, anthropologists, and others interested in constructing a sustainable foundation for land use, administration, and conservation all over the world. ***RS-ENDE*** RS 11/89 PREX ***RS-NOTIZEN*** NY/Dr. Czeschlik

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