Rubber Plantation Soil Management & Nutritional Requirement

Rubber has been grown commercially in Malaysia since 1903, when the first rubber estate was established in Melaka. Since then, several usage of rubber has been discovered from time to time. Suitable planting area has decreased and to overcome this problem planting of rubber gets into marginal and problem soils. Books, describing soil genesis, management…

Music Dance Environment

Fast changing sound environment creates re-structured musical experiences from various historical, social and ethnic backgrounds, which are influencing one of the most significant cultural identity markers: the auditive self-positioning in space and time including related dynamic movements. Due to new mobility dimensions this kind of self-positioning becomes even more important than the real local placement…

Integrating Ecology into Rodent Pest Management Oil Palm Agroecosystem

In Malaysia, palm oil production is a lucrative industry that contributes to the generation of national income and jobs to the nation. The perennial palms produce fruit bunches continuously throughout the year and are planted at a large scale in the country. Similar to other crops, oil palm planting suffers from damage by pests, with…

BUKU MEWAH TERBAHARU DI LANCARKAN DISEMBER 2012

COLOURS of KOTA MARUDU –  This book presents information on the natural resources of Marudu Bay, particularly at Kota Marudu, which can be utilized by the Sabah State Government to promote this lesser known area as an ecotourism destination. It also highlights the multidisciplinary findings by Universiti Putra Malaysia researchers, including flora, fauna, physical environment, culture…

BUKU-BUKU BARU DITERBITKAN 2012

MUSIC AND MEMORY Music and memory are linked to each other in different ways and with different meanings. The physiological aspect of memory in its musical dimension, which has been discussed mostly outside of musicology, is only one part of it. Previous psychological research on musicality and its role for human development could raise public…

Gamelan Serdang Collection Re-Creation

Originally, the repertoire was thought to be played as an exercise in sight reading, improvisation and arrangement. Simple melodic cycles employing a choice of 3-5 pitches serve as basic material, some of them reflect patterns taken from local dance melodies. Metric versatility and rhythmic structuring individually planned for each instruments of the gamelan make a…

Mukhtasar Pertumbuhan Bahasa Arab, Dialeknya dan Ilmu-ilmunya

Buku ini cuba menjelaskan sejarah pertumbuhan bahasa Arab sejak zaman awalnya, dialek-dialek Arab yang wujud di dunia Arab sebelum dan selepas kedatangan Islam serta perkaitan rapat antara qira’at al-Qur’an al-Karim dengan dialek Arab yang pelbagai. Ia juga menyentuh perkembangan Ilmu nahu dan balaghah Arab serta toko-tokoh tersohor yang telah menyumbang jasa yang besar dalam pertumbuhan…

Buku-buku terkini terbitan Penerbit UPM 2012

Doctoral Education In International Context was produced in the context of the 2nd International Doctoral Education Research Network (IDERN) conference in Malaysia. It is addressed  directly to doctoral supervisors, student, doctoral program coordinator and policy makers and discusses many key issues arising in the changing doctoral education landscape. It provides useful theoretical underpinnings and insights…

Buku terbaharu terbitan Penerbit UPM Tahun 2011

Revised Edition Technology & Education – Issues, Empirical Research and Applications This book is intended to be accessible to individuals with a special interest in the field of technology in education. It is addressed mainly for academicians, students, learners, policy makers and researchers. It comprises 15 chapters written by authors from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM),…