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Swaminathan, M. S. (Monkombu Sambasivan)

Overview
Works: 225 works in 470 publications in 2 languages and 6,234 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Translator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Speaker
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Most widely held works by M. S Swaminathan
In search of biohappiness : biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security by M. S Swaminathan( )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,318 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
Science and sustainable food security : selected papers of M S Swaminathan by M. S Swaminathan( )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,313 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
Halving hunger : it can be done : summary version by Pedro A Sánchez( )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halving Hunger examines current world progress towards eliminating hunger, and calls for the implementation of seven recommendations in the areas of: political action, national policy reforms, increased agricultural productivity for food insecure farmers, improved nutrition for the chronically hungry, productive safety nets for the acutely hungry, improved rural incomes and markets, and restoration and conservation of natural resources essential for food security. The strategy includes over 40 interventions that poor countries can select and incorporate into individual action plans. Halving hunger is possible if these interventions are implemented effectively in the 133 hunger hotspots, where hunger is most persistent and severe, and where over 70 per cent of the world's 840 million hungry people currently reside
Global aspects of food production by M. S Swaminathan( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 157 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"--
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 held by 123 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 95 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 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biotechnology for Asian agriculture : public policy implications by Asian and Pacific Development Centre( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 58 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 56 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 51 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

Gender dimensions in biodiversity management( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers presented at a workshop held at MSSRF in June 1997; with reference to India
Agricultural biotechnology : 2nd Asia Pacific conference by Second asia Pacific Conference on Agriculturlal Biotechnology( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 39 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
 
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Science and sustainable food security : selected papers of M S Swaminathan
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Science and sustainable food security : selected papers of M S SwaminathanHalving hunger : it can be done : summary versionWater, a matter of life and health : water supply and sanitation in village IndiaFrom green to evergreen revolution : Indian agriculture : performance and emerging challengesAgriculture cannot wait : new horizons in Indian agricultureAgricultural biotechnology : 2nd Asia Pacific conference
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 ভারতীয় বিজ্ঞানী

ਐਮ ਐਸ ਸਵਾਮੀਨਾਥਨ

ଏମ ଏସ ସ୍ୱାମୀନାଥନ ଭାରତୀୟ ବୈଜ୍ଞାନିକ

மான்கொம்பு சாம்பசிவன் சுவாமிநாதன்

மான்கொம்பு சாம்பசிவன் சுவாமிநாதன் உயிரியல் சூழலியல் அறிவியலாளர்

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

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