Small Farm Agriculture in Southern Europe: CAP Reform and Structural Change, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Small Farm Agriculture in Southern Europe

CAP Reform and Structural Change, 1st Edition

Edited by Eric Monke, Francisco Avillez, Scott Pearson

Routledge

148 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9781138340442
pub: 2020-02-01
Available for pre-order. Item will ship after 1st February 2020
$40.00
x
Hardback: 9781138340435
pub: 2019-06-05
$110.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429440656
pub: 2019-07-23
from $20.00


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

First published in 1998, this volume features specialists in agricultural economics who have provided case studies on small farms in northern and central Portugal and southern and central Italy. The collaboration is a result of an early 1990s research project on small farm agriculture in Portugal and Italy and the likely impacts of the Common Agricultural Policy. It recognises that small farms have become an unexpected yet durable aspect of the agricultural landscape since World War II. As small farms represent 95% of the number of farms in Portugal and Italy, the contributors provide some much needed analysis of an often overlooked aspect of the agricultural sector.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. Francisco Avillez and Eric Monke. 2. Evaluation of Small Farm Agriculture. Eric Monke, Francisco Avillez, Scott Pearson and Gaetano Marenco. 3. Small Farms in Northern and Central Portugal. Francisco Avillez, Manuela Jorge, Joao Jesus, Carlos Trindade, Hugo Ferreira and Joao Costa. 4. Small Farms in Southern Italy. Carlo Cafiero, Antonio Cioffi, Paolo Cuop, Eugenio Pomarici and Fabrizio Sallusti. 5. Small Farms in Central Italy. Gabriele Dono, Simone Severini and Alessandro Sorrentino. 6. The Future for Small Farms in Southern Europe. Francisco Avillez, Eric Monke, Scott Pearson and Carlo Perone-Pacifico.

About the Editors

Eric Monke is Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA. Francisco Avillez is Professor Catedratico, Departamento de Economia Agraria e Sociologia Rural, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal. Scott Pearson is Professor, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA.

About the Series

Routledge Revivals

Are there elusive titles that you need and have been trying to source for years but thought that you would never be able to find?

Well this may be the end of your quest – here is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover past brilliance and purchase previously out of print and unavailable titles by some of the world’s most eminent academic scholars.

Drawing from over 100 years of innovative, cutting-edge publishing, Routledge Revivals is an exciting programme whereby key titles from the distinguished and extensive backlist of the many acclaimed imprints associated with Routledge will be re-issued.

The programme draws upon the illustrious backlists of Kegan Paul, Trench & Trubner, Routledge & Kegan Paul, Methuen, Allen & Unwin and Routledge itself.

Routledge Revivals spans the whole of the Humanities and Social Sciences, and includes works by some of the world’s greatest thinkers including Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, Simone Weil, Martin Buber, Karl Jaspers and Max Beloff.

If you are interested in Revivals in the Behavioral Sciences, please visit https://www.routledge.com/series/PSYREVIVALS

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS069000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General