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The Resource Agricultural versus environmental science : a green revolution, J.S. Kidd and Renee A. Kidd

Agricultural versus environmental science : a green revolution, J.S. Kidd and Renee A. Kidd

Label
Agricultural versus environmental science : a green revolution
Title
Agricultural versus environmental science
Title remainder
a green revolution
Statement of responsibility
J.S. Kidd and Renee A. Kidd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kidd, J. S.
Dewey number
363.738/498
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S589.75
LC item number
.K536 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kidd, Renee A
Series statement
  • Science & society
  • Science & society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agriculture
  • Environmentalism
  • Green Revolution
  • Agriculture
  • Environmentalism
  • Green Revolution
  • Agriculture
  • Euthenics
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Nature and nurture
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Agricultural versus environmental science : a green revolution, J.S. Kidd and Renee A. Kidd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Confrontation: Science and environmental policy -- Making of early environmentalists: Origins of the environmental movement -- Complicated life -- Can the environment be managed? -- Conservation or preservation? -- Sand county -- Environment and public health: First step -- Pure foods -- Insects and disease -- Insects and agriculture -- Federal controls -- Specific regulation -- Farmers: More varieties -- Spread of agricultural technology -- Land for sale -- Everyday farmer -- Agricultural mechanization: Cotton gin -- Wheat harvester -- Tomato harvester -- Extensive mechanization -- Corn: First green revolution begins -- Agents of change -- Science and commerce -- Wheat: Food shortages -- Hunger fighters mobilize -- Move to Mexico -- Ecological science: Nature at the shoreline and below -- Communities -- Biosphere -- More interdependence -- Analyzing habitats -- Environmentalists begin to organize: Nature of DDT -- Rachel Carson enters the fray -- Rice: Green revolution continues: Getting down to work -- Mixed success -- Environmental reforms: Special interests -- Enforcement problems -- Reconciliation -- Integrated pest management -- Repellents -- Disease resistance -- Preventing insect reproduction -- Biological control -- Middle ground -- Other side of the coin -- Mature environmental protection agency: Building an environmental science -- New agenda -- Ecology and agriculture: Soil erosion -- Louis Bromfield -- Expanding acceptance -- Environmental update: What?s next -- Further productivity gains -- New research fronts -- Food production from vats -- Genetic modification: Tomato culture -- Changing genes -- Official approval -- To the marketplace -- New horizons -- Government programs in agricultural research: Disease prevention -- Pest control -- Other genetic modifications -- Sustainability -- Local programs -- International agricultural research -- Glossary -- Further reading -- Web sites -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 208 pages
Isbn
9780816056088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004061963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm57352794
  • (OCoLC)57352794
Label
Agricultural versus environmental science : a green revolution, J.S. Kidd and Renee A. Kidd
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Confrontation: Science and environmental policy -- Making of early environmentalists: Origins of the environmental movement -- Complicated life -- Can the environment be managed? -- Conservation or preservation? -- Sand county -- Environment and public health: First step -- Pure foods -- Insects and disease -- Insects and agriculture -- Federal controls -- Specific regulation -- Farmers: More varieties -- Spread of agricultural technology -- Land for sale -- Everyday farmer -- Agricultural mechanization: Cotton gin -- Wheat harvester -- Tomato harvester -- Extensive mechanization -- Corn: First green revolution begins -- Agents of change -- Science and commerce -- Wheat: Food shortages -- Hunger fighters mobilize -- Move to Mexico -- Ecological science: Nature at the shoreline and below -- Communities -- Biosphere -- More interdependence -- Analyzing habitats -- Environmentalists begin to organize: Nature of DDT -- Rachel Carson enters the fray -- Rice: Green revolution continues: Getting down to work -- Mixed success -- Environmental reforms: Special interests -- Enforcement problems -- Reconciliation -- Integrated pest management -- Repellents -- Disease resistance -- Preventing insect reproduction -- Biological control -- Middle ground -- Other side of the coin -- Mature environmental protection agency: Building an environmental science -- New agenda -- Ecology and agriculture: Soil erosion -- Louis Bromfield -- Expanding acceptance -- Environmental update: What?s next -- Further productivity gains -- New research fronts -- Food production from vats -- Genetic modification: Tomato culture -- Changing genes -- Official approval -- To the marketplace -- New horizons -- Government programs in agricultural research: Disease prevention -- Pest control -- Other genetic modifications -- Sustainability -- Local programs -- International agricultural research -- Glossary -- Further reading -- Web sites -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 208 pages
Isbn
9780816056088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004061963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm57352794
  • (OCoLC)57352794

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