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Soils. Soil science

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  • Interfacial Chemistry of Rocks and Soilsby Noemi M. Nagy; Jozsef Konya

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 188.95

    Knowledge of the basic interactions that take place between geological materials and different substances is the first step in understanding the effects of adsorption and other interfacial processes on the quality of rocks and soils, and on driving these processes towards a beneficial or neutral result. Interfacial Chemistry of Rocks and Soils examines... more...

  • Dynamics and Diversityby Ian Scoones

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    Soils are critical to agriculture and, in turn, to food supply and livelihoods. Sustainable management of soils is crucial for a large proportion of the population of Africa. Contrary to many claims, soil fertility is improved and managed successfully by small-scale farmers there. Careful studies from widely different areas reveal how closely bound... more...

  • Soil in the Environmentby Daniel Hillel

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 83.95

    INSTRUCTORS , interested in requesting a review copy? Register at http://textbooks.elsevier.com today! Key for every course in soil science, earth science, and environmental disciplines, this textbook engages students to critically look at soil as the central link in the function and creation of the terrestrial environment. For the first time, Dr.... more...

  • Interpretation of Micromorphological Features of Soils and Regolithsby Georges Stoops; Vera Marcelino; Florias Mees

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 255.00

    Soil micromorphology deals with the microscopic study of undisturbed soil and regolith samples, making use especially of thin sections and petrographic techniques. It exists as a discipline for almost 70 years. Micromorphology is used by pedologists, quaternary geologists, sedimentologists, and since two decennia intensively by archaeologists. This... more...

  • Soil Enzymologyby Girish Shukla; Ajit Varma

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 269.00

    This volume covers the various facets of soil enzymes, such as their functions, biochemical and microbiological properties and the factors affecting their activities. It describes enzymes in the rhizosphere, in forest soils, and in volcanic ash-derived soils. more...

  • Soils in the Urban Environmentby Peter Bullock; Peter J. Gregory

    Wiley 2009; US$ 192.95

    Urban areas contain a wide variety of open spaces, yet much of this has evolved under the pressures of human population with minimal management. The last 40 years have seen problems of varying severity begin to appear, including contamination, erosion, acidification and compaction. These problems have brought attention to the importance of the soil... more...

  • Australian Soils and Landscapesby Neil McKenzie; David Jacquier; Ray Isbell; Katharine Brown

    CSIRO Publishing 2004; US$ 84.95

    A unique compendium of the most important and widespread soils of Australia and their associated landscapes. more...

  • Soil Health and Climate Changeby Bhupinder Pal Singh; Annette L. Cowie; K. Yin Chan

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; Not Available

    With contributions from internationally-renowned experts, this book presents a comprehensive overview of the concept of soil health. A valuable source of information, it also presents the latest results in the field of soil quality in view of climate change. more...

  • Soil Hydrology, Land Use and Agricultureby Manoj K. Shukla

    CABI 2011; US$ 180.00

    Agriculture is strongly affected by changes in soil hydrology as well as changes in land use and management practices and the complex interactions between them. This book aims to develop an understanding of these interactions on a watershed scale, using soil hydrology models and addresses the consequences of land use and management changes on agriculture... more...

  • The Architecture and Biology of Soilsby Karl Ritz; Iain Young

    CABI 2011; US$ 160.00

    Soil is a fundamental and critical, yet often overlooked, component of terrestrial ecosystems. It is an extremely complex environment, supporting levels of diversity far greater than any ecosystem above ground. This book explores how soil structure develops and the consequences this has for life underground. The effects of spatial arrangement, of soil's... more...