In search of biohappiness : biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security / M. S. Swaminathan
- Swaminathan, M. S. (Monkombu Sambasivan)
- Singapore ; Hackensack, N.J. : World Scientific, 
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- Physical Description:
- xiv, 170 pages ; 24 cm
- Machine generated contents note: Section I Conservation, Cultivation, Consumption and Commerce: Pathways to Biohappiness -- 1.Towards an Era of Biohappiness -- 2.Biodiversity and Sustainable Food Security -- 3.Biotechnology and Biohappiness -- 4.Integrated Gene Management -- 5.Mangroves -- 6.Plant Variety Protection and Genetic Conservation -- Section II Science and Sustainable Food Security -- 7.The Tsunami and a New Chapter -- 8.Now for the Evergreen Revolution -- 9.Evergreen Revolution and Sustainable Food Security -- 10.Priorities in Agricultural Research and Education -- 11.Achieving Food Security in Times of Crisis -- 12.Synergy between Food Security Act and Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act -- 13.Common and Differentiated Entitlements: Pathway for Food Security for All -- 14.Designing Architecture for a Learning Revolution -- 15.Role of Sustainability Science -- 16.Towards Eliminating Hunger and Poverty -- Section III Food Security in an Era of Climate Change and Civil Strife -- 17.Copenhagen, Tsunami and Hunger -- 18.Monsoon Management in an Era of Climate Change -- 19.Media and the Farm Sector -- 20.Resolving Asia's Contradictions: Growth versus Inequities -- 21.From Killing Fields to Smiling Gardens in Northern Sri Lanka -- 22.Finding Common International Goals -- 23.Looking Back and Looking Ahead.
- Includes index.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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