Aquaculture Development In Less Developed Countries: Social, Economic, And Political Problems, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Aquaculture Development In Less Developed Countries

Social, Economic, And Political Problems, 1st Edition

By Leah Smith

Routledge

168 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9780367018962
pub: 2019-04-18
SAVE ~$31.99
$159.95
$127.96
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429048821
pub: 2019-03-01
from $24.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

Aquaculture may not be the panacea for the world’s food problems, but It has the potential to make important contributions to diet and incomes in some areas. This book, intended to improve planning for further development of aquaculture, examines the factors that can determine the success or failure of aquaculture projects in developing countries.

Table of Contents

Also of Interest -- An Introduction to Aquaculture Development -- The Rationale, Promise, and Realities of Aquaculture: A Cultural-Nutritional Perspective -- Allocation of Aquaculture Resources -- Sociocultural Aspects of Implementing Aquaculture Systems in Marine Fishing Communities -- The Role of Non-Technical Factors in the Development of Latin American Aquaculture -- Aquaculture Development in Atomistic Societies -- Aquaculture in Costa Rica: Development Strategies and Factors Limiting Expansion -- Aquaculture Development: Capitalism and Related Alternatives -- Oyster Culture in Sierra Leone -- Fish Culture in Israel as a Cash Crop -- Aquaculture Policies in Egypt -- Elements in Evaluating Success and Failure in Aquaculture Projects

About the Author

Leah J. Smith are policy associates in the Marine Policy and Ocean Management Program at the Woods Hole Oceano-graphic Institution. They and the other contributors offer perspectives shaped by backgrounds in the social and natural sciences, extension work, and government administration.

Susan Peterson are policy associates in the Marine Policy and Ocean Management Program at the Woods Hole Oceano-graphic Institution. They and the other contributors offer perspectives shaped by backgrounds in the social and natural sciences, extension work, and government administration.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General