In the result of the joint cooperation between YSU associate professors and professors the manual Bases of Ecology and Nature Protection was published.
The book includes the subject of ecology together with the issues, existing in the area, history of the development, environmental factors, ecosystem, as well as topics on human healthcare and nature protection.
While preparing the manual the editorial staff has used the books and manuals by native and foreign authors.
In the introduction of the manual it is said that the manual is designed in the framework of the subject Bases of Ecology and Nature Protection. Co-author of the book, YSU Education-Methodological Department Head Hrant Zhamharyan said this subject has been taught in HEI for 10 years already, but no definite manual used to be at the disposal of our students up now.
The specialists, occupied in the sphere, state that one of the most important features of the manual is that the best specialists of this field has shown a joint approach to the issue.
1000 samples were given to YSU Library, but it is not enough to satisfy the demands of the studentship. And there were suggestions to republish the book. YSU Library Director Ahsot Alexanyan said that Artsakh State University as well as other Higher Educational Institutions of our capital has already expressed their wish to obtain the manual. In the framework of the book exchange project we will provide our partner libraries with this manual,-said YSU Library Director Ashot Alexanyan.
According to co-authors the electronic variant of the manual is also possible to make. So, more students will be provided with the access to the book.
Not to violate the copyright law Mr. Alexanyan made an offer to provide the students with the electronic variant of the manual after the written consent from the authors.
Co-author of the manual, YSU Faculty of Chemistry Chair of Ecological Chemistry Head Gevorg Pirumyan suggested sending the samples of the manual to the RA Government, Nature Protection and Justice Ministries and State Language Inspection for them to present the upcoming decisions in a proper way. Ecology is science, nature protection-mentality,-said Professor Pirumyan.