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Climate Change, Sea-level Rise and Development in Bangladesh

$64.00
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Academic and Reference Books
Environmental Studies and Disaster Management
Bangladesh Studies
Language: 
English
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2000
ISBN: 
978 984 506 1414
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
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In his ninth book on Bangladesh’s physical geography and agriculture, the author draws upon his long experience in observing and studying the country’s physical environment, including its climate. Chapters 1 and 2 briefly describe the country’s diverse physiographic regions and its present climate. Chapter 3 then summarises information on the causes of global warming and possible impacts on climate, and draws attention to the serious limitations of climate models relating to the Indian subcontinent.

Human Rights in Bangladesh: Past, Present & Futures

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Academic and Reference Books
International Relations and Security Studies
Bangladesh Studies
History
Language: 
English
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750
ISBN: 
978 984 506 152 0
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
373
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Denial of basic human rights of any individual is tantamount to denying him the right to live in a civilized world. It suppresses the prospect of creativity of individuals and thus his ability to contribute in nation-building activities. The various rights, such as the right to free political thought gives a person opportunity to think and make appropriate choices towards building of institutions of public policy, which are then able to function fairly and independently.

Dhaka: An Urban Reader

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Academic and Reference Books
Urban Studies and Migration
Anthropology
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English
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1280
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978 984 506 149 0
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Year of Publication: 
2016
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292
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Dhaka is one of the world's megacities, yet relentless traffic, environmental deterioration, and poor governance pose critical living challenges for its inhabitants. Dhaka’s urban planning has failed to address important economic, environmental, and socio-cultural issues.

Social Protection in Bangladesh Building Effective Social Safety Nets and Ladders out of Poverty

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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978 984 506 145 2
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
364
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Published in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bangladesh

Bangladesh has been ahead of the curve in responding to the challenges of risk, vulnerability and social protection. Having laid a robust foundation of safety net programs, the quest is now for a national social protection strategy that effectively aims for a sum that is greater than its parts.

বাংলাদেশের পরিবর্তনের রেখাচিত্র

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Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
Language: 
Bangla
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925
ISBN: 
978 984 506 117 3
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
520
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প্রথমে মাতৃভাষা পরভাষা পরে

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Essays
Language: 
Bangla
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280
ISBN: 
978 984 506 181 0
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
167
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মানুষের মনে যখন কোন ভাব মূর্ত হয়ে ওঠে তখন তা নাকি স্বতঃই ভাষায় প্রকাশ পায়। একটি ভাষা একটি সংস্কৃতির পরিচায়ক। আমাদের বৃদ্ধাঙ্গুলির মতো এর এক অনন্য বৈশিষ্ট্য রয়েছে। ভাষা কেবল একটি প্রকাশ-মাধ্যম নয়, প্রকাশের বিষয় ও বক্তব্যকে ভাষা রূপ, রস ও রঙে অর্থবহ করে তোলে। ভাষা, মাতৃভাষা ও রাষ্ট্রভাষা সম্পর্কে গত বাইশ-তেইশ বছর ধরে বিভিন্ন রচনায় লেখকের যেসব সাধারণ বক্তব্য প্রকাশিত হয় তা আজ একটি গ্রন্থে গ্রন্থিত হলো।

নীল পদাবলীর আগুন

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Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
Bangla
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120
ISBN: 
978 984 506 179 7
Publisher: 
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
78
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গ্রন্থের কবিতাগুলি আজ থেকে প্রায়  পঞ্চাশ/পঞ্চান্ন বছর আগে রচিত বলে, ওই সময়ের প্রেক্ষিতে মনে রাখা বিশেষ প্রয়োজন।

বিজ্ঞানের রাজ্যে আরও প্রশ্ন

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Children's Books
School Supplementary Books
Language: 
Bangla
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260
ISBN: 
978 984 506 185 8
Publisher: 
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
80
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কোনো কোনো বই একবার পড়া শুরু করলে শেষ না করে পারা যায় না। বিজ্ঞানের রাজ্যে আরও প্রশ্ন সে রকমই একটি বই। কারণ, বিজ্ঞানের খুব সাধারণ বিষয়ের মধ্যেও যে অসাধারণ কিছু জানার আছে, তা এ বইটি না পড়লে আপনি জানতেই পারতেন না।  আমরা তো সবাই জানি সূর্যগ্রহণ কেন হয়। কিন্তু কখনো কি ভেবে দেখেছেন এত ছোট চাঁদ কিভাবে সূর্যকে গ্রাস করে? অথবা কোনো দিন কি জিনপ্রযুক্তি ব্যাবহার করে কৃত্রিম রক্ত তৈরি করা যাবে? এখনো কি নতুন নতুন জন্ম নেয়? ঘুমের মধ্যে বোবায় ধরে কেন? অথবা মেয়েদের প্রসাধনী হিসাবে ঠোঁটে লিপস্টিক দিনে কতবার ব্যাবহার করা নিরাপদ? সন্তান জন্মদানের সময় মাতৃমৃত্যু রোধের সহজ উপায় কি?

Monsoon Letters collection of poems

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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200
ISBN: 
978 984 506 143 8
Publisher: 
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Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
41
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"The volume of poems reflects the tremendous interest in writing creatively in English in Bangladesh at this point of time. The poems that have been included in this anthology almost certainly reveal the vitality of the young poets. These poets write feelingly—and more often than not—imaginatively about the timeless themes of poetry.

Development Constraints and Realisation - Essays in memory of Mosharaff Hossain

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Academic and Reference Books
Economics and Finance
Bangladesh Studies
Development Studies
Language: 
English
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760
ISBN: 
978 984 506 142 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
342
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The volume brings together a collection of essays written by colleagues, friends and students as a tribute to professor  Mosharaff Hossain. In addition to personal  tributes, the contributions cover  issue in  agriculture and the rural economy and development in general which were close to the heart of Mosharaff Hossain.

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