Mongolia Today: Science, Culture, Environment and Development

Mongolia Today: Science, Culture, Environment and Development

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Mongolia Today: Science, Culture, Environment and Development by Dendevin Badarch

This is a wide-ranging collection of essays written by experts in the field. The variety of topics provide an interdisciplinary approach to the study of contemporary Mongolia. Topics include the impact of industrialization in Mongolia, environmental policies of the nation, the status of modern biotechnology in Mongolia, Mongolian dairy products, traditional husbandry techniques practised by nomadic people, a description of medicinal plants and their uses in Mongolian traditional medicine, descriptions of unique Mongolian birds, fishes and microbiota, discussion of the fascinating flora and fauna of the Gobi region, and a conservation case-study of the endangered Gobi bear.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781136770074
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/23/2015
Series: Central Asian Studies
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 312
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Raymond A. Zilinskas is Senior Scientist at the Monterey Institute of International Studies in Monterey, California.

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