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Author: Japan
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fisheries, overexploitation, bangkok, thailand, february, unsustainability, contributing, documentation, international, workshop, factors, report
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2002-10
ISBN-10: 9251047715
ISBN-13: 9789251047712

The workshop addressed, inter alia: the key factors contributing to fisheries unsustainability and overexploitation and how these factors interact in general and under major fisheries management systems; the priority issues in addressing fisheries unsustainability and overexploitation; and the best practical app oaches to address these factors in order to contribute to responsible fisheries management.

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Factors
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: food, selection, affecting, factors, assessing, methodologies
Number of Pages: 110
Published: 1984
eBookDB-ID: NAP:16692

Author: Ronald Trostle
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: food, increase, commodity, prices, rev, recent, contributing, agricultural, supply, demand, factors, global
Number of Pages: 30
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921094
ISBN-13: 9781437921090

World market prices for major food commodities such as grains and vegetable oils have risen sharply to historic highs of more than 60% above levels just 2 years ago. Many factors have contributed to the runup in food commodity prices. Some factors reflect trends of slower growth in production and more rapid growth in demand that have contributed to a tightening of world balances of grains and oilseeds over the last decade. Other factors include increased global demand for biofuels feedstocks and adverse weather conditions in 2006 and 2007 in some major grain- and oilseed-producing areas. This

Author: Jim Wells (pf)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: retail, price, gasoline, influence, factors, fuels, understanding, motor
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2005-09-01
ISBN-10: 1422300528
ISBN-13: 9781422300527

This primer will help improve public understanding of the major factors that influence the U.S. price of gasoline & the challenges facing the U.S. on issues related to gasoline supply, demand, & prices. This primer presents information on the factors that influence the price of gasoline &, to the extent possible, why those factors have developed. Specifically, it explains how gasoline is made & distributed, what consumers pay for in a gallon of gasoline, why gasoline prices change over time, & why gasoline prices vary from place to place. The information is presented in a question-&-answer for

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: abuse, addiction, substance, preventing, understanding, technologies
Number of Pages: 263
Published: 1996-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788127861
ISBN-13: 9780788127861

Focuses on several factors that are necessary for substance abuse & addiction to occur, including an examination of the biological research regarding the phenomenon of addiction to a variety of substances. Describes individual risk & protection factors that contribute to the abuse, & addiction to alcohol & drugs. Looks at how risk & protection factors play out in subcultures & in major activity settings including the home, school, workplace & recreation settings. Addresses a range of legislative options for Congress. History of drug control policy in the U.S.

Author: Stephanie R. Hawkins
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: delinquency, protect, factors, girls, resilient
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437931022
ISBN-13: 9781437931020

From 1991 to 2000, arrests of girls increased more than arrests of boys for most offenses. By 2004, girls accounted for 30% of all juvenile arrests. Resilience, the psychological ability to successfully cope with severe stress and negative events, is a widely studied concept that has important implications for the development of delinquency prevention and intervention programs. Scientists still cannot completely explain why some children are resilient to the negative events in their life and others are not. Furthermore, factors associated with resilience may not be the same for both genders. T

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: intelligence, estimate, national, capabilities, nuclear, intentions, iran
Number of Pages: 9
Published: 2009-12
ISBN-10: 1437916910
ISBN-13: 9781437916911

Assesses the status of Iranżs nuclear program, and the programżs outlook over the next 10 years, as of 10/31/07, and focuses on these questions: What are Iranżs intentions toward developing nuclear weapons? What domestic factors affect Iranżs decisionmaking on whether to develop nuclear weapons? What external factors affect Iranżs decisionmaking on whether to develop nuclear weapons? What is the range of potential Iranian actions concerning the development of nuclear weapons, and the decisive factors that would lead Iran to choose one course of action over another? What is Iranżs current
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