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Agricultural And Rural Development In Indonesia

1st Edition

By Gary E Hansen


330 pages

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Hardback: 9780367018504
pub: 2019-05-01
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This book provides a broad, interdisciplinary overview of the major facets of Indonesia's contemporary agricultural and rural development, while exploring the macro and micro factors that account for uneven development patterns. In assessing the rate and distribution of economic growth within the rural sector of the Indonesian archipelago, the auth

Table of Contents

Also of Interest -- Preface -- Agricultural and Rural Development: An Overview -- Policy Dimensions -- The Formation of Indonesian Rice Policy: A Historical Perspective -- The Role of Agricultural Taxation -- The Green Revolution -- Sidoarjo, East Java, and Subang, West Java -- West Sumatra and South Sulawesi -- Employment and Income Distribution -- Employment Generation Within the Agricultural Sector -- Income Distribution and Levels of Living in Java, 1963 and Beyond -- Village Dynamics -- Population, Involution, and Employment in Rural Java -- Agricultural Evolution in Java -- Rural Institutions -- Local Political and Economic Structures -- Migration -- Rural and Urban Migration: A National Overview -- Transmigration and Marginal Land Development -- The Household Economy -- Garden Use and Household Economy in Java -- Nutrition and the Household Economy -- Resource Management -- Aquaculture and Artisanal Fisheries -- Lowland Forestry Management

About the Author

Gary E. Hansen is research associate at the East-West Center's Resource Systems Institute in Honolulu. Prom July 1978 to August 1979 he was team leader for an AID-funded project with the government of Indonesia to design a short- and long-term national training strategy in regional planning and management.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies