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Earth System Sciences Felicitation Volume in Honour of Prof. V.K. Verma

By: A. Kumar & R.S. Kushwaha and Baleshwar Thakur (Eds.)

Price: $78.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 701277

ISBN: 8180696138

Condition: New


This festschrift, running into two volumes, attempts to analyse the various aspects of earth system sciences. It presents analytical discourse and multidisciplinary disposition of research vistas in the growth of inter and intra-sub-disciplines of earth sciences, including earthquakes and tectonics, landslide hazards, water resources, petrology and geochemistry, applied geomorphology and terrain studies, and geo environment and climate change. It is of great use to academicians and researchers in the field of earth system sciences. Printed Pages: 671. View more info

Perspectives in Resource Management in Developing Countries (Vol. 2-Part 1: Population, Resources and Development)

By: Baleshwar Thakur

Price: $63.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 700768

ISBN: 8180694003

Condition: New


This volume, containing 34 papers, examines the complex relationship between population, resources and development. Taking stock of situations and experiences in South and Southeast Asia, West and East Africa, Central and South America, China and Soviet Union, it addresses the issues concerning distribution and utilization of resources. The contributors further analyse the challenges of population pressure on resources. Finally, they assess the impact of resource development. The book will be highly useful for resource managers, researchers, policy makers and development workers. Printed Pages... View more info

Perspectives in Resource Management in Developing Countries (Vol. 4: Land Appraisal and Development)

By: Baleshwar Thakur

Price: $62.36

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 700836

ISBN: 8180696197

Condition: New


This series, planned in fourteen volumes, provides scientific knowledge on natural resources in developing countries for their rational and sustainable development. Explaining theory and techniques of resource management, it identifies the key issues and responses of renewable as well as non-renewable resources. The major themes covered in the series include relationship between population, resources and development; ecological degradation of land; land appraisal and development, soil deterioration and conservation; water supply and quality, water management, groundwater assessment, bio resour... View more info

City Society and Planning

By: Baleshwar Thakur, George Pomeroy & hris Cusack and Sudhir K Thakur (Eds.)

Price: $120.01

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 701217

ISBN: 8180694585

Condition: New


This set of three volumes is not just a compilation of eassys in honour of Professor Ashok Kumar Dutt, it personifies his life as a person and a professional. Prof. Dutt has established his international credentials as the leading exponent of urban and regional planning and has enriched both its theory and practice by his brillient ideas and practical insights. His contributions in the areas of urban, social, cultural, medical, population, economic and development geography as well as in urban and regional development planning in India and abroad are very extensive and praiseworthy. These volu... View more info

Regional Development: Theory and Practice (In 5 Volumes)

By: Baleshwar Thakur, H.S. Sharma, Suresh Misra, S. Chattopadhyay (Eds.)

Price: $313.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700539

ISBN: 9789351252023

Condition: New


The five-volume series on 'Regional Development: Theory and Practice' is a festschrift dedicated to Professor R. P. Misra, a distinguished scholar, widely recognized as one of the pioneers who initiated and promoted Regional Planning studies in India. This five-volume series, with over one hundred research papers on different aspects of regional development, is a fitting tribute to the scholar who spent much of his life time thinking, researching and writing about development in general and regional development in particular. These five volumes, each dealing with a specific aspect of regional ... View more info

Resources and Development (Essays in Honour of Prof. (In 2 Volumes)

By: L.N. Ram & Baleshwar Thakur (Eds.)

Price: $104.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2015

Seller ID: 700843

ISBN: 9789351250869

Condition: New


This book is a felicitation volume in honour of P. Dayal, Professor Emeritus of Geography, Patna University, Patna and former ViceChancellor of Magadh University, Bodh Gaya, India. The book comprises of two on volumes. Volume one consists of regional resources and Volume two development patterns. Both these volumes reflect the interest of Professor Dayal. Volume one contains topics like resource concept, resource development, agriculture and green revolution, mineral resources as a source of planning for economic development, development of mineral resources in South East Resource Region, coa... View more info