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  • Tourism - From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application
    Tourism - From Empirical Research Towards Practical Application
    Editor Leszek Butowski
    ISBN 978-953-51-2281-4,
    190 pages, May, 2016
    Tourism is that area of activity of contemporary man that touches on various fields of human interest. Representatives of numerous academic disciplines find it intriguing for its exceptionally interdisciplinary character. Conditions for and consequen ...
  • Alternative Crops and Cropping Systems
    Alternative Crops and Cropping Systems
    Editor Petr Konvalina
    ISBN 978-953-51-2279-1,
    170 pages, May, 2016
    Alternative crops and cropping systems have importance in whole agricultural sector. As the name suggests, it is an alternative that can currently represent only a small economic importance. On the other hand, in some areas pose a new progressive dir ...
  • Plasma Science and Technology - Progress in Physical States and Chemical Reactions
    Plasma Science and Technology - Progress in Physical States and Chemical Reactions
    Editor Tetsu Mieno
    ISBN 978-953-51-2280-7,
    574 pages, April, 2016
    In the early twentieth century, Dr. Irving Langmuir actively studied plasma discharge and surface science. Since then, great progress has been made in the development of applications of discharges and plasmas such as discharge lamps, electric tubes, ...
  • Social Enterprise - Context-Dependent Dynamics In A Global Perspective
    Social Enterprise - Context-Dependent Dynamics In A Global Perspective
    Editor Rosario Laratta
    ISBN 978-953-51-2275-3,
    152 pages, April, 2016
    This book is an original, high-quality, research-level work. It sheds lights on the similarities and differences of social enterprise practices across the international scene. Most of the chapters include empirical findings derived from researches co ...
  • Apatites and their Synthetic Analogues - Synthesis, Structure, Properties and Applications
    Apatites and their Synthetic Analogues - Synthesis, Structure, Properties and Applications
    Editor Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-2266-1
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2265-4,
    514 pages, April, 2016
    Apatite-type minerals and their synthetic analogues are of interest of many industrial branches and scientific disciplines including material sciences, chemical industry, agriculture, geology, medicine and dentistry. This book provides a basic overvi ...
  • Significance, Prevention and Control of Food Related Diseases
    Significance, Prevention and Control of Food Related Diseases
    Editor Hussaini Anthony Makun
    ISBN 978-953-51-2277-7,
    312 pages, April, 2016
    Food-borne diseases are major causes of morbidity and mortality in the world. It is estimated that about 2.2 million people die yearly due to food and water contamination. Food safety and consequently food security are therefore of immense importance ...
  • Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Concise Reliability for Engineers
    Editor Jaroslav Mencik
    ISBN 978-953-51-2278-4,
    214 pages, April, 2016
    Our life is strongly influenced by the reliability of the things we use, as well as of processes and services. Failures cause losses in the industry and society. Methods for reliability assessment and optimization are thus very important. This book e ...
  • RNA Interference
    RNA Interference
    Editor Ibrokhim Y. Abdurakhmonov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2272-2,
    456 pages, April, 2016
    RNA interference (RNAi), a hallmark of all biological sciences of twenty-first century, is an evolutionarily conserved and double-stranded RNA-dependent eukaryotic cell defense process. Opportunity to utilize an organisms own gene and to systematical ...