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Cover for Frameworks for tourist destinations.

This chapter reviews frameworks that have been taken from outside the tourism literature and applied to destinations, with a particular emphasis on the relationships between multiple interdependent actors. Six sets of frameworks are discussed: industrial districts, clusters, networks, systems,...

Author(s)
Pearce, D. G.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245837)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ruling out physical disorders leading to behavioural changes.

This chapter reviews some of the most common presentations of psychiatric diseases that result from a physical disease. In addition, approaches to different patients and suggested diagnostic tests are discussed.

Author(s)
Hall, E.; Harcourt-Brown, T.; Hibbert, A.; Waisglass, S.; Denenberg, S.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394552)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Gender differences in awareness and adoption of climate-smart agriculture practices in Bangladesh.

This chapter focuses on a range of practices that have been identified as climate-smart and appropriate for adoption at the family farm level in the context of Bangladesh, based on input from stakeholders and a review of the literature, as well as a review of ongoing agricultural interventions...

Author(s)
Bryan, E.; Kato, E.; Bernier, Q.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789247053)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Natural landscapes and human health: an introduction and overview.

This book chapter approaches the linkage between natural landscapes and human health through the lens of two guiding questions, the first considering the various ways nature benefits human health from both historic and contemporary perspectives, and the second considering the mechanisms through...

Author(s)
Ewert, A. W.; Mitten, D. S.; Overholt, J. R.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245400)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Human perceptions of nature.

This book chapter discuss various world views, i.e. worldviews and science, worldviews and natural landscapes, nature embodiment stage (enchanted cosmos: valuing birth, death, reciprocity), Nature-culture duality stage (power over nature, including other humans), mechanical universe stage (resource ...

Author(s)
Ewert, A. W.; Mitten, D. S.; Overholt, J. R.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245400)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusions and desired future: take a park, not a pill.

This book chapter seeks to answer questions from: research and evidence, developing a sustainable and desired future, health needs and aspirations, the role of natural landscapes. Premised on the chapters of this book, these guiding principles highlight the importance of natural landscapes to human ...

Author(s)
Ewert, A. W.; Mitten, D. S.; Overholt, J. R.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245400)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Freshwater nematodes as bioindicators in field studies - the NemaSPEAR[%]-index.

This chapter, after a general introduction to quality assessments of freshwater habitats, reviews the use of freshwater nematodes as in situ bioindicators, including in monitoring the ecological quality of freshwater habitats. By drawing on studies of nematode communities in unpolluted and polluted ...

Author(s)
Höss, S.; Traunspurger, W.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243635)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Nutritional models.

This chapter presents an overview of computer models and nutrient requirement model used in managing farm animals.

Author(s)
Dryden, G. M.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394453)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Polysaccharides.

Polysaccharides are universal in the plant and fungal kingdoms. Their functions include food storage, protection of membranes, and maintaining rigidity of cell walls in plants and fungi, whereas for seaweeds they help maintain the flexibility required for life in the ocean. Polysaccharides play...

Author(s)
Pengelly, A.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243079)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Recent advancement of molecular understanding for combating salinity stress in maize.

This chapter reviews recent progress in the fundamental understanding of maize salt tolerance and the advancement of molecular breeding for salt-tolerant maize. Great progress has been made towards the molecular understanding of maize salt tolerance in recent years. Nevertheless, the breeding of...

Author(s)
Cao YiBo; Wang YiQiao; Jiang CaiFu
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245431)
Type
Book chapter

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