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Le muscle et  la viande numero special prod. animales n°2 2015

Muscle and Meat

Special Inra Issue animal productions


Edition 2015

This issue summarises the knowledge acquired from all recent research into muscle and meat, including fish. It helps in understanding better the mechanisms determining the components of quality.


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Changement climatique et agricultures du monde

Climate Change and Global Agricultures


E. Torquebiau

Edition 2015

How can food security be addressed whilst adapting to and mitigating climate change? What are the main threats weighing on southern agricultures? How do southern farmers respond to these threats? What does agronomic research propose? Which paths have yet to be explored?

This work answers these questions with a summary of some twenty research programmes conducted in miscellaneous countries and which relate to the entire planet.


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Les végétaux

Plants

Relations with the Environment


L. Suty

Edition 2015

This work traces the complex relations established by the plants with their biotic (all living organisms) and abiotic (climate, for example) environment. It addresses the main aspects of these relations and suggests a few notions of ecology to explain the importance of plants in all the ecosystems.


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Removing the Sacred Character of the Figure in Assessing the Public Sector

Removing the Sacred Character of the Figure in Assessing the Public Sector


A. Ogien

Edition 2013

How, since 2006 when the organic law on the finance law entered into force, has the figure become the centrepiece in a way of governing where the political decision is subjected to a logic of result? The author wonders about the current hold of the management evaluation over the definition of the governmental activity. He shows how it makes the democratic practices lose their strength. It addresses the forms of resistance that civil servants and citizens can use to oppose this erosion.


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Animal Pain in Animal Husbandry

Animal Pain in Animal Husbandry


Edition 2013

Which physiological mechanisms are behind pain? Are all animals likely to feel pain? Which tools and which criteria should be used to evaluate pain? What are the solutions to prevent, limit and ease the pain of these animals?

This expert scientific assessment presents a state of scientific knowledge on these issues and suggests areas of research to shed light on the debate on animal-society relations.


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Economic Assessment of Stress at Work

Economic Assessment of Stress at Work


M. Lassagne, J. Perriard, A. Rozan, C. Trontin

Edition 2012

At a time when a real "occupational distress market" is opening out, it is crucial to provide the interested parties with keys to understanding that will help them to make strategic choices or envisage prevention actions. This book, the only one in French, presents and compares the various economic analysis methods of occupational health (professional stress) and explains how "figures" are put on the consequences of stress at work.


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Summer mortality of pacific oyster

Summer mortality of pacific oyster

The Morest Project


J. Samain, H. McCombie

Edition 2008

This book describes how environmental influences, reproduction, stress, genetics, pathogens and temperature contribute to oyster summer mortality in France. Recommendations are made for forecasting and managing risk factors.


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Mortalites estivales de l'huitre creuse

Mortalites estivales de l'huitre creuse

Morest Program


J. Samain, H. McCombie

Edition 2007

This book describes how environmental influences, reproduction, stress, genetics, pathogens and temperature contribute to oyster summer mortality in France. Recommendations are made for forecasting and managing risk factors.


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14 - Des organismes sous stress

14 - Des organismes sous stress


T. Burgeot

Edition 2004

An ecological epidemiology approach was applied to assess the stress effect from chemical contaminants in the Seine estuary. This approach has three key steps aiming to link sources, exposure and effects. Toxic molecules in sediment, as well as in ...


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Fixation symbiotique de l'azote et développement durable dans le Bassin méditerranéen

Fixation symbiotique de l'azote et développement durable dans le Bassin méditerranéen

Carthage (Tunisia), October 13-16 1998; Montpellier (France), July 9-13 2000


J. Drevon, B. Sifi

Edition 2003

This book compiles contributions from more than 90 researchers of the FABAMED (Nitrogen Fixation in the Mediterranean Basin) cooperative research group providing a synthesis of current knowledge on symbiotic nitrogen fixation, essentially by legumes ...


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