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Cover for Assessing affective states in animals.

Accurate assessment of emotional or affective state provides a foundation for scientific investigations into the mental health and well-being of animals and is the focus of this chapter. This chapter begins by discussing what emotion actually is and the inherent challenges of studying a phenomenon...

Author(s)
Mendl, M.; Paul, E. S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393401)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Climate change and conflict: agriculture, migration and institutions.

This chapter briefly discusses the direct social effects of climate change before giving an overview of the quantitative literature on the climate-conflict nexus, pointing to certain limitations in how conflict is currently analysed. A general discussion of suggested linkages between climate change ...

Author(s)
Smidt, M.; Theisen, O. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393647)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Living with and loving a pet with behaviour problems: the impact on caregivers.

Author(s)
Buller, K.; Ballantyne, K. C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Noise sensitivities in dogs: an exploration of signs in dogs with and without musculoskeletal pain.

Author(s)
Fagundes, A. L. L.; Hewison, L.; McPeake, K. J.; Zulch, H.; Mills, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394583)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Exploratory data analysis.

This chapter discusses the use of exploratory data analysis (EDA) in interpreting collected data on the epidemiology of animal diseases focusing on the goals and procedures of EDA such as use of backups and records. Highlight of the chapter focus on the statistical analysis of the frequency of AGID ...

Author(s)
Sergeant, E.; Perkins, N.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936839)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction to risk analysis.

In this chapter the framework for risk analysis in livestock health and biosecurity is presented. Highlights focus on the risk analysis of infection entering the country that imports cattle or horses infected with infectious disease such as foot-and-mouth disease and African horse sickness.

Author(s)
Sergeant, E.; Perkins, N.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936839)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Analytical frameworks.

In this chapter, the higher level analytical frameworks that assist in the structuring and sequencing of the data analysis in tourism research are illustrated first before examples are given of the use of frameworks to undertake functions such as classifying, diagnosis and comparison. Other...

Author(s)
Pearce, D.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938987)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Volatile organic metabolites of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Trichoderma</i> spp.: biosynthesis, biology and analytics.

This chapter describes the biosynthesis and qualitative analysis of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in Trichoderma spp. (including pyrones), and discusses the genetic mechanisms associated with VOC biosynthesis. The biological activities of VOCs produced by Trichoderma spp. (such as the...

Author(s)
Zeilinger, S.; Schuhmacher, R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642475)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Improving on the LJ slope - automated liquid culture.

This chapter describes the different types of media for culture and isolation of mycobacteria, and discusses the adaptation of automated liquid culture systems for the qualitative and quantitative drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and non-tuberculous mycobacteria.

Author(s)
Viveiros, M.; Machado, D.; Couto, I.; Amaral, L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938079)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introducing the methodology and participants.

This chapter reveals the methodological and theoretical underpinnings of the research on rural women leaders in Northern Ireland presented in this book. It includes the details of the research design and profiles of participants. As a qualitative study, semi-structured, in-depth interviews were the ...

Author(s)
McVay, L. A.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641607)
Type
Book chapter

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