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La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Le raisonnement développé dans la publication La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013: mettre les systèmes alimentaires au service d’une meilleure nutrition est le suivant: pour améliorer la nutrition et réduire ces coûts, il faut prendre comme point de départ l’alimentation et l’agriculture.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En el informe sobre El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013: Sistemas alimentarios para una mejor nutrición se sostiene que para mejorar la nutrición y reducir estos costos debe comenzarse por la alimentación y la agricultura.
A new deal for school gardens
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Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
School gardens are run for a variety of reasons. Some that are gaining prominence in all parts of the world are the promotion of good diet, nutrition education, and the development of livelihood skills, together with the power to extend this learning beyond the school itself in a variety of ways. This educational focus can be an important long-term contributor to national health and food security.
Food Composition Data - Production, Management and Use
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Price: Free! Words: 90,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Studies of the relationship between diet and health have led to increased interest in the range of biologically active constituents present in foods that accompany the nutrients, and data for these constituents are often required, as are data for additives and contaminants. A well-designed data system can accommodate non-nutrient data.
Dietary protein quality evaluation in human nutrition
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Price: Free! Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This report of the FAO Expert Consultation on Protein Quality Evaluation in Human Nutrition considers the effectiveness and concerns about the PDCAAS method for evaluating protein quality concerning the PDCAAS method. A new method of dietary quality evaluation called DIAAS is recommended for application in practice.
Panorama de la Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutricional 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La edición 2013 del Panorama de la Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutricional de América Latina y el Caribe muestra que durante los últimos años la región mantiene una trayectoria favorable en materia de crecimiento económico y protección social, en un contexto en que las economías de los países industrializados han experimentado crisis y, por lo general bajas tasas de crecimiento.
Reception of Fairy Tale Motifs in Texts by Twentieth-Century German Women Writers, Femspec Issue 1.2
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Literature
This article discusses how cultural information and stories have been passed from one generation to the next. The fairy tales were restructured to focus more on the female's point of view. Some of these include stories with mothers and no fathers, depicting feminism and imagination in one.
Facts and fatty acids in human nutrition
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Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in their roles as technical agencies of the United Nations (UN), are charged with providing science-based guidance on food and nutrition to national governments and the international community.
WisCon 22 and the Secret Feminist Cabal, Femspec Issue 1.1
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
WisCon 22 and the Secret Feminist Cabal by William Clemente is a conference and convention coverage piece on pages 110 and 111.This convention at Concourse Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin, Memorial Day Weekend, 1998, was for about 600 writers and readers of sf and feminism. As stated:"You don't just get feminism at WisCon, you get thoughtful social analysis" (110).
Transcending Gender: Challenging the Binary Divide, Femspec Issue 1.1
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
A doctoral candidate in organizational behavior from Case Western Reserve covers the Third International Congress on sex and gender held at Oxford University. She discusses intersexual individuals reported on by Lee Anderson Brown of Sydney, and explores sources that might inspire artistic representations of gender that might be more experimental for creators of future gender bending sci fi works.
The Surrealist Cosmovision of Bridget Tichenor, Femspec Issue 1.1
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Mexico provides a surreal surrounding for painters to experience new visions. Tichenor's artistic conceptions are not European. The artist makes an analogy about past practices of shamans and unexplainable phenomena in her art work. Her artwork glows in a radiating way that is un-natural. Tichenor's revealing artwork lets us see ordinary human beings unmasked.
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III: Second Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is the second edition of The New World Crisis, a short history of the Second Cold War and, perhaps, the origins of the Third World War. Unlike traditional histories, it is intended to be a living document which I will regularly update to account for new developments and interpretations.
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food Summit (WFS) hunger targets.
Sex Role Reversals in Star Trek's Planets of Women as Indices of Second Wave Media Protest, Femspec Issue 1.1
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
The critique made is that popular shows on television are reactionary products of a culture that treats women as sex objects. The episodes of Star Trek critiqued in the journal are about how the feminist movement coincided with the sexist illustration of women in the television. Watching these Star Trek episodes will reveal how icons of American culture can express popular American ideologies.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
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Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Changing disease landscapes offers a comprehensive approach for the promotion of global health and gives greater emphasis on agro-ecological resilience, protection of biodiversity and efficient use of natural resources to ensure safer food supply chains.
What If Black Men Start Killing Cops?: A Funeral in the Community and A Funeral at City Hall
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This book is about the disturbance of white police officers fearing black males instead of reaching out to them and bringing peace and non-violent understanding into communities.
Edible insects
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Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication grew from a small effort in 2003 in the FAO Forestry Department to document the role of insects in traditional livelihood practices in Central Africa and to assess the impact of harvesting insects in their natural habitats on the sustainability of forests.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: Food systems for better nutrition argues that improving nutrition and reducing these costs must begin with food and agriculture.
Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
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Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for FAO lay down the procedures for conserving plant genetic resources.These voluntary Standards set the benchmark for current scientific and technical best practices, and support the key international policy instruments for the conservation and use of plant genetic resources.