Encyclopedia of Food Grains: Second Edition

Wrigley, Colin W., Corke, Harold, Seetharaman, Koushik and Faubion, Jonathan Encyclopedia of Food Grains: Second Edition. Kidlington, Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier , 2015.

Author Wrigley, Colin W.
Corke, Harold
Seetharaman, Koushik
Faubion, Jonathan
Title Encyclopedia of Food Grains: Second Edition
Place of Publication Kidlington, Oxford, United Kingdom
Publisher Elsevier
Publication year 2015
Sub-type Research book (original research)
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
Volume 1-4
ISBN 9780123947864
Language eng
Start page 1
End page 1746
Total number of pages 1746
Subjects 2200 Engineering
1100 Agricultural and Biological Sciences
Abstract/Summary The Encyclopedia of Food Grains is an in-depth and authoritative reference covering all areas of grain science. Coverage includes everything from the genetics of grains to the commercial, economic and social aspects of this important food source. Also covered are the biology and chemistry of grains, the applied aspects of grain production and the processing of grains into various food and beverage products. With the paramount role of cereals as a global food source, this Encyclopedia is sure to become the standard reference work in the field of science. Key Features: Written from an international perspective the Encyclopedia concentrates on the food uses of grains, but details are also provided about the wider roles of grains. Well organized and accessible, it is the ideal resource for students, researchers and professionals seeking an authoritative overview on any particular aspect of grain science. This second edition has four print volumes which provides over 200 articles on food grains. Includes extensive cross-referencing and "Further Reading" lists at the end of each article for deeper exploration into the topic. This edition also includes useful items for students and teachers alike, with Topic Highlights, Learning objectives, Exercises for Revision and exercises to explore the topic further.
Q-Index Code A1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

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