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Author: Jonathan Irvine Israel
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: brazil, dutch, religion, tolerance, expansion
Number of Pages: 61
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 9053569022
ISBN-13: 9789053569023

Of all the European powers, the Dutch were considered the most tolerant of minority religious practices in their colonies. In The Expansion of Tolerance, a pair of historians examines this unusual sensitivity in the case of the seventeenth-century Dutch colonies of Brazil. Jonathan Israel demonstrates that religious tolerance under Dutch rule in Brazil was unprecedented. Catholics and Jews coexisted peacefully with the Protestant majority and were allowed freedom of conscience and unfettered private worship. Stuart Schwartz then considers the Dutch example in light of the Portuguese colonies

Author: Marianne Bänziger
Publisher: CIMMYT
Keywords: maize, theory, practice, tolerance, stress, drought, nitrogen, breeding
Number of Pages: 69
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 9706480463
ISBN-13: 9789706480460

Introduction - why breed for drought and low N tolerance?; Conceptual framework - breeding; Conventional approaches to improving the drought and low N tolerance of maize; Conventional approaches challenged; The challenge of breeding for drought and low N tolerance; Maize under drought and low N stress; Conceptual framework - physiology; Water and the maize plant; Nitrogen and the maize plant; Maize under drought and low N stress - consequences for breeding; Stress management; Drought; Low N stress; Statistical designs and layout of experiments; Increasing the number of replicates; Improved sta

Author: K. S. Fischer
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: environments, prone, drought, rice, breeding
Number of Pages: 106
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9712201899
ISBN-13: 9789712201899

Know your target environment; Breeding to improve yield under adverse environments: direct selection for grain yield; Breeding to improve yield under adverse environments: indirect selection using drought-tolerance traits; Case studies of the application of approaches for breeding for drought tolerance.

Author: V. P. Singh
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: animals, plants, tolerance, toxicity, metal
Number of Pages: 348
Published: 2005-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176255874
ISBN-13: 9788176255875

Author: De Waele, D.
Publisher: IITA
Keywords: tolerance, nematodes, resistance, germplasm, musa, screening
Number of Pages: 48
ISBN-10: 291081016X
ISBN-13: 9782910810160

Author: Sebastian Brett
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: debate, chile, public, expression, tolerance, freedom, limits
Number of Pages: 210
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 1564321924
ISBN-13: 9781564321923

Author: Balota, M.
Publisher: CIMMYT
Keywords: traits, heat, tolerance, wheat, screening, depression, membrane, thermostability, canopy, temperature, evaluation
Number of Pages: 34
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 9686923136
ISBN-13: 9789686923131
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