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CAB Reviews

A reviews journal covering agriculture, global health, nutrition, natural resources and veterinary science

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For almost a century, manufacturers have tried to understand and predict the appearance of small hair-like cracks in biscuits and crackers, a phenomenon known as checking. The crack development makes the biscuit weak, making it more susceptible to breakage under the application of small loads....

Author(s)
Saleem, Q.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews. Series A, Human and Experimental, 2005, 75, 11, pp 45N-50N

A great deal of research has been directed towards delineating the mechanisms of action and behavioural effects of a number of traditional herbal medications originating from Asia and the Far East, in particular Ginkgo biloba and members of the Panax genus (ginseng). Whilst Europe has an equally...

Author(s)
Kennedy, D. O.; Scholey, A. B.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews. Series A, Human and Experimental, 2005, 75, 8, pp 25N-31N

The aim of the present study is to measure the driving forces that take place at the Mecoacan estuary, Tabasco. Although aquaculture practices have been implemented as an alternative to fishing, and to improve the current levels of fisheries' productions, the results showed that conditions within...

Author(s)
Pérez-Sánchez, E.; Muir, J. F.; Ross, L. G.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 91-108

Fishery decline is interpreted in a number of ways. These interpretations vary considerably from one observer to another, depending on the level at which each interacts with the fishery. Fish stock assessments, predominantly carried out through environmental impact statements, are often not...

Author(s)
Bush, S. R.; Hirsch, P.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 79-90

Recreational fisheries constitute the dominant fisheries activity in freshwater ecosystems of most countries of the temperate regions. Yet, research on recreational fisheries appears parochial, with a strong national orientation and few theoretical frameworks guiding empirical research....

Author(s)
Arlinghaus, R.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 145-174

Small-scale fisheries in developing countries are often considered to be of particular importance to poorer groups, with fishing often characterised in the literature as an 'activity of last resort'. Despite this assertion, there are few quantitative studies that compare the role of these fisheries ...

Author(s)
Garaway, C.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 131-144

This paper presents an analysis of fisheries development in Mexico. We argue that both fostering international trade and marine biodiversity conservation concerns have deeply influenced recent fisheries development in Mexico, causing a number of changes in both laws and institutions. These changes...

Author(s)
Aguilar Ibarra, A.; Peña Jiménez, A.; González-Cano, J.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 119-129

Recent research on the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) has demonstrated that social capital has an important role to play in how fisheries are managed and, more importantly, how conflicts are dealt with. The present paper examines the management of fisheries conflicts through a social capital 'lens' ...

Author(s)
Bennett, E.; Clerveaux, W.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Aquatic Resources, Culture and Development, 2005, 1, 2, pp 109-118

Recent estimates based on body mass index suggest that 10-20% of the paediatric population were obese in the developed world by the late 1990s. These may be conservative assessments of the extent of the paediatric obesity epidemic: secular trends in body fatness and fat distribution suggest that...

Author(s)
Reilly, J. J.
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 2005, 1, 002, pp 13 pp.

Several international documents have been published in recent years with the objective of providing guidance to industry, biocontrol practitioners and competent national regulatory authoritieson the regulatory framework for the import and release of invertebrate biological control agents(IBCAs). As ...

Author(s)
Bigler, F.; Bale, J. S.; Cock, M. J. W.; Dreyer, H.; Greatrex, R.; Kuhlmann, U.; Loomans, A. J. M.; Lenteren, J. C. van
Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 2005, 1, 001, pp 10 pp.

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