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作者 Development, Committee on International Soil and Water Research and
書名 Toward Sustainability : Soil and Water Research Priorities for Developing Countries
出版項 Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 1991
©1991
國際標準書號 9780309572484 (electronic bk.)
9780309046411
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說明 1 online resource (76 pages)
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附註 TOWARD SUSTAINABILITY -- Copyright -- Contents -- TOWARD SUSTAINABILITY -- Summary -- A FRAMEWORK FOR ASSESSING RESEARCH PRIORITIES -- CRITICAL RESEARCH PRIORITIES -- AN INTEGRATED RESEARCH STRATEGY -- CONCLUSIONS -- 1 Introduction -- 2 A Framework for Assessing Research Priorities -- KEY ELEMENTS IN THE RESEARCH FRAMEWORK -- SELECTING APPROPRIATE ORGANISMS AND HUSBANDRY -- APPLYING SYSTEMS ANALYSIS TO THE RESEARCH FRAMEWORK -- THE RESEARCH FRAMEWORK AND THE FARMER -- 3 Research Priorities To Support Sustainable Agriculture -- OVERCOMING INSTITUTIONAL CONSTRAINTS ON RESOURCE CONSERVATION -- ENHANCING SOIL BIOLOGICAL PROCESSES -- MANAGING SOIL PROPERTIES -- IMPROVING WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT -- MATCHING CROPS TO ENVIRONMENTS -- INCORPORATING SOCIAL AND CULTURAL DIMENSIONS -- 4 Supporting an Integrated Research Strategy -- STRUCTURES TO LINK USERS AND RESEARCHERS -- STRUCTURES TO LINK RESEARCH COMPONENTS -- MECHANISMS TO EVALUATE THE EFFECTS OF RESEARCH -- MECHANISMS TO SET RESEARCH PRIORITIES -- MECHANISMS TO INTEGRATE DATA REQUIREMENTS FOR SITE-SPECIFIC ANALYSIS -- CRITICAL COMMUNICATIONS ISSUES -- 5 Conclusions -- USE OF EXISTING KNOWLEDGE -- THE NEED FOR A CHANGE IN THE RESEARCH PARADIGM -- LINKS BETWEEN SCIENTIFIC AND INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE -- THE PROCESS OF SETTING PRIORITIES -- CURRENT RESEARCH PRIORITIES -- References -- APPENDIX A Biographical Sketches of Committee Members -- APPENDIX B Workshop Participants October 1-2, 1990 Irvine, CA
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鏈接 Print version: Development, Committee on International Soil and Water Research and Toward Sustainability : Soil and Water Research Priorities for Developing Countries Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press,c1991 9780309046411
主題 Sustainable agriculture -- Research -- Developing countries.;Soils -- Research -- Developing countries.;Water -- Research -- Developing countries.;Soil management -- Developing countries.;Water resources development -- Developing countries
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Alt Author Board, Water Science and Technology
Systems, Commission on Engineering and Technical
Development, Board on Science and Technology for International
Affairs, Office of International
Council, National Research
Studies, Division on Earth and Life
Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources
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