By Prabhu Pingali,Gershon Feder
Rapid structural transformation and urbanization are remodeling agriculture and meals construction in rural parts internationally. This textbook offers a entire evaluation and overview of the multi-faceted nature of agriculture and rural improvement, really within the constructing international, the place the best demanding situations happen.
It is designed round 5 thematic components: Agricultural Intensification and Technical swap; Political economic climate of Agricultural guidelines; group and Rural associations; Agriculture, food, and wellbeing and fitness; and destiny Relevance of overseas associations. every one chapter presents a close yet obtainable evaluate of the literature at the particular subject and discusses the frontiers in study and institutional alterations wanted as societies adapt to the transformation processes. All authors are eminent students with foreign reputations, who were actively engaged within the modern debates round agricultural improvement and rural transformation.
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Agriculture and Rural Development in a Globalizing World: Challenges and Opportunities (Earthscan Food and Agriculture) by Prabhu Pingali,Gershon Feder