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Environmental Assessment and Management in the Food Industry

Environmental Assessment and Management in the Food Industry

By: U Sonesson; J Berlin; F Ziegler

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 30-SEP-2010

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Life cycle assessment (LCA) of production and processing in the food industry is an important tool for improving sustainability. Environmental assessment and management in the food industry reviews the advantages, challenges and different applications of LCA and related methods for environmental assessment, as well as key aspects of environmental management in this industry sector. Part one discusses the environmental impact of food production and processing, addressing issues such as nutrient management and water efficiency in agriculture. Chapters in Part two cover LCA methodology and...

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De la crise à la reprise: Causes, déroulement et conséquences de la Grande Récession

De la crise à la reprise: Causes, déroulement et conséquences de la Grande Récession

By: Brian Keeley; Patrick Love

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 26-JAN-2011

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il retrace les causes, le déroulement et les conséquences de la « Grande Récession ». ...

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Le commerce international: Libre, équitable et ouvert ?

Le commerce international: Libre, équitable et ouvert ?

By: Patrick Love; Ralph Lattimore

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 27-JUL-2009

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il soutient que la prospérité a rarement, voire jamais, été atteinte ou maintenue sans le concours du commerce. Néanmoins, à lui seul, il ne constitue pas une condition suffisante à l’obtention de cette prospérité. ...

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International Trade: Free, Fair and Open?

International Trade: Free, Fair and Open?

By: Patrick Love; Ralph Lattimore

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2009

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Part of the OECD Insights series, this book argues that prosperity has rarely, if ever, been achieved or sustained without trade. Trade alone, however, is not enough; policies targeting employment, education, health and other issues are also needed to promote well-being and tackle the challenges of a globalised economy. ...

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Les migrations internationales: Le visage humain de la mondialisation

Les migrations internationales: Le visage humain de la mondialisation

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 19-OCT-2009

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il examine la réalité des migrations internationales aujourd’hui. Elle analyse d’où viennent les migrants et où ils vont ; comment les migrations sont gérées par les gouvernements ; comment les migrants s’en sortent-ils à l’école ainsi que l’impact du marché du travail des migrants sur les pays en développement. ...

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International Migration: The Human Face of Globalisation

International Migration: The Human Face of Globalisation

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 07-SEP-2009

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Part of the OECD Insights series, this book examines the reality of international migration today, including where migrants come from and go to, how governments manage migration, how migrants perform in education and the workforce and migration's impact on developing countries. ...

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Sustainable Development: Linking Economy, Society, Environment

Sustainable Development: Linking Economy, Society, Environment

By: Tracey Strange; Anne Bayley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 05-DEC-2008

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Part of the OECD Insights series, this book provides a succinct examination of the concept of sustainable development: what it means; how it is impacted by globalisation, production and consumption; how it can be measured; and what can be done to promote it. ...

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Le capital humain: Comment le savoir détermine notre vie

Le capital humain: Comment le savoir détermine notre vie

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2007

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Ce livre fait partie de la série Les essentiels de l'OCDE. Il examine l’importance grandissante du capital humain dans la vie économique et sociale – notre éducation, nos qualifications, nos compétences et notre savoir.  ...

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Human Capital: How what you know shapes your life

Human Capital: How what you know shapes your life

By: Brian Keeley

Publisher: OECD Publishing

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2007

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Part of the OECD Insight series, this book explores the impact of education and learning on our societies and lives and examines what countries are doing to provide education and training to support people throughout their lives. ...

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Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums

Project Management in Libraries, Archives and Museums

By: Julie Carpenter

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2010

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Aimed at practitioners and managers, this practical handbook provides a source of guidance on project management techniques for the academic and cultural heritage sectors, focusing on managing projects involving public sector and other external partners. Issues under consideration and illustration include: different approaches to managing projects and how to select appropriate methods; using project management tools and other applications in project development and implementation; ensuring the sustainability of project outcomes and transferability into practice; realistic monitoring...

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Assessing the Environmental Impact of Textiles and the Clothing Supply Chain

Assessing the Environmental Impact of Textiles and the Clothing Supply Chain

By: Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 13-MAR-2014

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The textile industry impacts the environment in a number of ways, including its use of resources, its impact on global warming, and the amount of pollution and waste it generates. Assessing the Environmental Impact of Textiles and the Clothing Supply Chain reviews methods used to calculate this environmental impact including product carbon footprints (PCFs), ecological footprints (EFs) and life cycle assessment (LCA). The first chapters provide an introduction to the textile supply chain and its environmental impact, and an overview of the methods used to measure this impact. The...

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Practical Project Management for Building and Construction

Practical Project Management for Building and Construction

By: Hans Ottosson

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 23-JUL-2012

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This book gives general information about construction management, project management, project life cycle processes, project phases, and key documents. It presents information about the fourteen knowledge areas of project management important to construction business. For each knowledge area, the text explains the processes for scope, time, risk, cost and resource management. It describes procurement management including strategies, contract types, remuneration forms, and contract close out. The chapters also examine change management, working environment, quality, and communication. ...

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Machine-to-Machine Marketing (M3) via Anonymous Advertising Apps Anywhere Anytime (A5)

Machine-to-Machine Marketing (M3) via Anonymous Advertising Apps Anywhere Anytime (A5)

By: Jesus Mena

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 02-MAY-2012

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This book examines the technologies, software, networks, mechanisms, techniques, and solution providers that are shaping the next generation of mobile advertising. Discussing the interactive environments that comprise the web, it explains how to deploy Machine-to-Machine Marketing (M3) and Anonymous Advertising Apps Anywhere Anytime (A5). The book’s case studies illustrate M3 and A5 implementations at JP Morgan Chase, Hyundai, Dunkin’ Donuts, New York Life, Twitter, Best Buy, JetBlue, IKEA, Urban Outfitters, JC Penney, Sony, eHarmony, and NASCAR. ...

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Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies

Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies

By: W. K. Wong; Z. X. Guo

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 16-FEB-2014

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As supply chains in the textiles and fashion industry become ever more complex and global, and as the shift to mass customisation puts more pressure on a rapid and flexible response to customer needs, there is an urgent need to monitor and improve the efficiency of supply chains in the industry. Radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies offer a unique opportunity to achieve these goals. Fashion supply chain management using radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies looks at the application of RFID technologies in such areas as order allocation, garment manufacturing,...

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Asset Protection through Security Awareness

Asset Protection through Security Awareness

By: Tyler Speed

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2011

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Supplying a high-level overview of how to protect your company’s physical and intangible assets, this book explains how to enlist the assistance of your employees as the first line of defense in safeguarding company assets and mitigating security risks. It reviews key topics surrounding computer security and provides detailed instruction on how to put together an effective security awareness team. Requiring no previous networking or programming experience, the book specifies managers’ and employees’ roles in establishing a company-wide culture of security awareness. ...

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Improving Business Process Performance: Gain Agility, Create Value, and Achieve Success

Improving Business Process Performance: Gain Agility, Create Value, and Achieve Success

By: Joseph Raynus

Publisher: Auerbach Publications

Publication Date: 22-JUN-2011

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With an abundance of improvement methodologies and frameworks quickly gaining momentum, many question where to begin. This book surveys and integrates the quantitative improvement approaches gaining popularity—including Goal Driven Measurements (GQM), Business Process Management (BPM), Lean Methodology, and the Balanced Score Card—to show you exactly where to begin. It details a practical methodology for building a measurements framework with the ability to monitor events and provide a feedback loop for analysis, goal, and strategy adjustments. ...

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Comparative Emergency Management: Examining Global and Regional Responses to Disasters

Comparative Emergency Management: Examining Global and Regional Responses to Disasters

By: DeMond Miller; Jason Rivera

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2011

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Bringing together the contributions of international experts, this book demonstrates ways to recognize and reduce regional infrastructure vulnerability by building secure networks of collaboration within different areas of the world. With sections on the Americas, Africa and the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and the Pacific Rim, it examines the various ways different societies have responded to environmental threats. The book presents a multifaceted study to foster dialogue among policymakers to reduce social vulnerability and build local and regional capacities to withstand environmental...

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Statistical Techniques for Project Control

Statistical Techniques for Project Control

By: Adedeji Badiru; Tina Agustiady

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 18-JAN-2012

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A project can be simple or complex. In each case, proven project management processes must be followed. In all cases of project management implementation, control must be exercised in order to assure that project objectives are achieved. This book fills the void that exists in the application of statistical techniques to project control. Although designed as a practical guide for project management professionals, the book will also benefit students, researchers, and instructors. ...

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Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard

Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard

By: Todd Fitzgerald

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2011

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Security practitioners must be able to build a cost-effective security program while at the same time meet the requirements of government regulations. This book lays out these regulations in simple terms and explains how to use the control frameworks to build an effective information security program and governance structure. It discusses how organizations can best ensure that the information is protected and examines all positions from the board of directors to the end user, delineating the role each plays in protecting the security of the organization. ...

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Loss Control Auditing: A Guide for Conducting Fire, Safety, and Security Audits

Loss Control Auditing: A Guide for Conducting Fire, Safety, and Security Audits

By: E. Dunlap

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 15-APR-2011

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A comprehensive resource for those developing and executing a loss control audit program, this book comes at the material from three perspectives: Workplace safety, physical security, and life safety and fire service. Written for professionals in loss prevention and safety management as well as those studying the field, this reference includes core auditing issues that are addressed in the mainstream by loss control professionals and provides insight on the implementation of an auditing program within organizations. It illustrates audit scoring methodologies and presents sample audit...