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Swaminathan, M. S. (Monkombu Sambasivan)

Overview
Works: 229 works in 462 publications in 2 languages and 6,383 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author of introduction, Speaker
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Most widely held works by M. S Swaminathan
Global aspects of food production by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food production needs in a consuption perspective; Quantitative dimensions of the nutrition problem; Energy balance in agriculture: the developed world; Energy balance in agriculture: the developing world; Reserch and technology needs for the twenty-first century; Germplasm Resources; Climate and production in the semi-arid and the humid tropics; Water resources and their role in food production; Fertilizer nitrogen: requirements and management; Chemical technology for producing fertilizer nitrogen in the year 2000; Role of phosphorus in global food production; Needs and resources of potassium; Salt-affected soils: problems and prospects in developing countries; Salt-affected soils: problemsand prospects in developed countries; The significance of desertification; Insect control; Disease problems and their management; Building national and global nutrition securit systems
In search of biohappiness : biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how an era of biohappiness, based on the conservation and sustainable and equitable use of biodiversity, can be launched. This book deals with various aspects of conservation such as in-situ, ex-situ and community conservation. It covers the conservation issues relating to mangroves and other coastal bioresources
Water, a matter of life and health : water supply and sanitation in village India by Maggie Black( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the Unicef experience, but also explorws community-led, NGO, and government approaches. From the Rajasthani farmer facing a fifth successive year of drought, to the sanitation mistri in West Bengal, to the Mysore school children chanting safe water messages, this is an account which brings to life India s perennial problems with water and health, asking how and whether they can be solved
New frontiers in technology application : integration of emerging and traditional technologies by Ernst U. von Weizsäcker( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the panel; The challenge; Suitable emerging technologies; Pioneering experience; Some areas for further pioneer projects; Human resource, networks, institutions; Advance technology alert system
Plants and society by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and integrated rural development by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and sustainable food security : selected papers of M S Swaminathan by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a roadmap for achieving sustainable agricultural advance and food security in an era of climate change and global economic melt-down. The contents include a description of the paradigm shift under the leadership of the author, from a green to an ever-green revolution necessary for advancing productivity in perpetuity without ecological harm. Science and Sustainable Food Security shows many methods of linking ecological security with livelihood security, and provides a scientific basis for entering an era of biohappiness based on the sustainable and equitable use of biodiversity. Also, methods of adaptation to the impact of global warming are described. This book will prove invaluable to all interested in sustainable human security and happiness
Biotechnology for Asian agriculture : public policy implications by Asian and Pacific Development Centre( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract of contributed papers by International Congress of Genetics( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plenary symposia and symposia sessions : summaries of contributions by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and the conquest of hunger by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From green to evergreen revolution : Indian agriculture : performance and emerging challenges by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agriculture cannot wait : new horizons in Indian agriculture( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groves of beauty and plenty : an atlas of major flowering trees in India by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agricultural growth and human welfare by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combating hunger and achieving food security by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses the major causes of chronic and hidden hunger and emphasizes on the need to redesign farming system to increase food production"--
Gender dimensions in biodiversity management( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers presented at a workshop held at MSSRF in June 1997; with reference to India
Halving hunger : it can be done : summary version by Pedro A Sánchez( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Millennium Development Goals adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000 are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015--income poverty hunger disease exclusion lack of infrastructure and shelter-while promoting gender equality education health and environmental sustainability. These bold goals can be met in all parts of the world if nations follow through on their commitments to work together to meet them. Achieving the Millennium Development Goals offers the prospect of a more secure just and prosperous world for all. The UN Millennium Pro
 
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Water, a matter of life and health : water supply and sanitation in village India
Alternative Names
M. S. Swaminathan Indian scientist

M. S. Swaminathan indischer Agrarwissenschaftler

Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan

Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan 1925-

Monkombu Swaminathan

Monkombu Swaminathan Indiaas politicus

Sambasivan Swaminathan, Monkombu

Sambasivan Swaminathan, Monkombu 1925-

Swaminathan, M. S.

Swaminathan, M.S. 1925-

Swaminathan, M. S. (Monkombu Sambasivan)

Swaminathan, Monkombu Sambasivan

Swaminathan, Monkombu Sambasivan 1925-...

Сваминатан, Монокомпу Самбасиву

مانكومبو سامباسيفان سواميناثان

एम एस स्वामीनाथन

এম এস স্বামীনাথান

ਐਮ ਐਸ ਸਵਾਮੀਨਾਥਨ

மான்கொம்பு சாம்பசிவன் சுவாமிநாதன்

మొన్కొంబు సాంబశివన్ స్వామినాథన్

ಎಮ್.ಎಸ್.ಸ್ವಾಮಿನಾಥನ್

എം.എസ്. സ്വാമിനാഥൻ

스와미나단, M. S. 1925-

스와미너선, M. S. 1925-

スワミナサン, M. S. 1925-

スワミナサン, モンコンブ. S

スワミナタン, M. S

モンコンブ・スワミナサン

Languages
English (139)

Tamil (1)

Covers
Water, a matter of life and health : water supply and sanitation in village IndiaScience and sustainable food security : selected papers of M S SwaminathanFrom green to evergreen revolution : Indian agriculture : performance and emerging challengesAgriculture cannot wait : new horizons in Indian agricultureRevolutions to green the environment, to grow the human heart : a dialogue between M.S. Swaminathan, leader of the ever-green revolution and Daisaku Ikeda, proponent of the human revolutionHalving hunger : it can be done : summary version