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Swaminathan, Monkombu Sambasivan

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Works: 224 works in 383 publications in 1 language and 4,292 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Translator, Speaker
Classifications: S494.5, 331
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Science and sustainable food security selected papers of M S Swaminathan by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 964 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
In search of biohappiness biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Global aspects of food production by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and held by 272 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
Halving hunger : it can be done by Pedro Sanchez ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 217 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
Water, a matter of life and health : water supply and sanitation in village India by Maggie Black ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 143 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 )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 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
Science and integrated rural development by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plants and society by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biotechnology for Asian agriculture : public policy implications by Asian and Pacific Development Centre ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 60 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and the conquest of hunger by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plenary symposia and symposia sessions : summaries of contributions by 1983, New Delhi) International Congress of Genetics (15 ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cytology and genetics of the potato (Solanum tuberosum) and related species by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
10 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From green to evergreen revolution : Indian agriculture : performance and emerging challenges by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 45 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 Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agricultural biotechnology : 2nd Asia Pacific conference ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The countries of the Asia Pacific have constituted an association which organizes conferences on agricultural biotechnology once in two years. The second conference in this series was held at Madras. This volume assembles the presentations made at the Madras conference on plant-based agriculture. The material has been organized into seven areas: Biodiversity; Tissue Culture and Micropropagation; Molecular Breeding; Genetic Engineering; Gene Expression; Biotic Stresses and Crop Nutrient Management. The volume contains very useful information which would be of interest to scientists and students globally
Agricultural growth and human welfare by Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science and agriculture : M.S. Swaminathan and the movement for self-reliance by S Ramanujam ( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan
Sambasivan Swaminathan, Monkombu
Swaminathan, M. S.
Swaminathan, M. S. 1925-
Swaminathan, Monkombu Sambasivan
スワミナサン, モンコンブ. S
スワミナタン, M. S
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English (105)
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