Labor, Markets, And Agricultural Production: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Labor, Markets, And Agricultural Production

1st Edition

By Jan Douwe van der Ploeg

CRC Press

314 pages

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This book focuses on the complex and often contradictory relationships between agricultural production and markets. It examines the micro-macro linkages between farm production, farm labor issues, and the degree of autonomy or dependency vis-a-vis markets.

Table of Contents

1. Heterogeneity and Styles of Farming 2. Dairy Farming in Emilia Romagna, Italy 3. Potato Production in the Peruvian Highlands 4. Peasant Struggles, Unions, and Cooperatives 5. Commoditization and the Social Relations of Production

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General