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Agriculture, Environment and Development: International by Antonio A.R Ioris

By Antonio A.R Ioris

This ebook offers with previous legacies and rising demanding situations linked to agriculture construction, water and environmental administration, and native and nationwide improvement. It bargains a serious interpretation of the tensions linked to the disasters of mainstream regulatory regimes and the affects of world agri-food chains. some of the chapters contain conceptual and empirical fabric from learn conducted in Brazil, India and Europe. The evaluate takes into consideration the dilemmas confronted through farmers, businesses, policy-makers and the foreign group relating to starting to be meals call for, water shortage and environmental degradation. The ebook additionally questions such a lot govt reactions to these difficulties that have a tendency to breed outdated, productivist ways and are typically lower than the strong impression of world companies, mega-supermarkets and funding money. Its total message is that the trajectory of agriculture, rural improvement and environmental administration are quintessential parts of the wider look for justice and novel socio-ecological thinking.

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