Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Products

  • International Banking and Rural Development

    The World Bank in Sub-Saharan Africa, 1st Edition

    By Pade Badru

    Published in 1998, this book reviews two of the World Bank's agricultural development projects in southeast Nigeria, and concludes that the objectives of these projects - which include reducing rural poverty and developing indigenous capacity for rural development - have not been fully realized.…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Growth in Ghana

    A Macroeconometric Model Simulation Integrating Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Bruce Sarpong

    Published in 1997, this text is set in a context where Ghana has experienced improvements in aggregate output performance over the past decade (1986-1996) yet agriculture's performance remains sub-optimal. The author focuses on agriculture's fragmentation as attributable to space (storage,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Networking the Farm

    The Social Structure of Cooperation and Competition in Iowa Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Randy Ziegenhorn

    Published in 1999, this book presents the results of an ethnographic study of the emergence of co-operative production networks among hog farm workers in Iowa. In it the author assesses both the internal organizational requirements for the successful network formation and the potential for networks…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutions, Policy and Outputs for Acidification

    The Case of Hungary, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence J. O'Toole, Jr

    Published in 1998, this is an analysis of the impact in Hungary of environmental policy following the Convention of Long Range Trans-boundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) of the Economic Commission of Europe. The book focuses on central research issues but also analyzes environmental institutions and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Perspectives on the Environment (Volume 2)

    Interdisciplinary Research Network on Environment and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Elworthy, Kevin Anderson, Ian Coates, Piers Stephens, Matt Stroh

    Published in 1995, the essays in this book are papers presented to the second conference of the Interdisciplinary Research Network on the Environment and Society (IRNES) held in Sheffield in September 1993. It follows "Perspectives on the Environment" (ed. Holder et al, 1993, Avebury) to continue…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Greek Agriculture in a Changing International Environment

    1st Edition

    By Dimitris Damianos, Efthalia Dimara, Katharina Hassapoyannes, Dimitris Skuras

    Published in 1998, the aim of this text is to promote awareness of the evolution of Greek agriculture, as well as of the development of national strategies, in conformity with the Common Agricultural Policy provision - which is important for a successful confrontation of modern and prospective…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Book of Wheat

    An Economic History and Practical Manual of the Wheat Industry, 1st Edition

    By Peter Tracy Dondlinger

    First published in 1910, this volume was the result of fifteen years of study in the American Northwest. The author contributed to the burgeoning field of industrial and economic history, providing a practical manual for the entirety of the wheat industry at the time. Whilst smaller studies had…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Agricultural Privatization, Land Reform and Farm Restructuring in Central and Eastern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Johan F.M. Swinnen, Allan Buckwell, Erik Mathijs

    First published in 1997 in the wake of the fall of the Soviet Union and its agricultural policies, these editors presented a series of ten related articles on the transition to post-communist, more privatised agricultural policies, each specialising in a specific region of Central and Eastern…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Plantation Politics

    Forest plantations in development, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Sargent, Stephen Bass

    Plantations are playing an increasingly important part in the development and the economies of the South. Plantation Politics is the first book to examine their rationale and purpose, exposing the misconceptions and myths that have surrounded their role, and describing the contribution they can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge
    Natural Resource Management Set

  • Climate Change and Crop Production

    Foundations for Agroecosystem Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Noureddine Benkeblia

    Presenting an overview of agroecology within the framework of climate change, this book looks at the impact of our changing climate on crop production and agroecosystems, reporting on how plants will cope with these changes, and how we can mitigate these negative impacts to ensure…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27 
    CRC Press

  • Shark Research

    Emerging Technologies and Applications for the Field and Laboratory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey C Carrier, Michael R. Heithaus, Colin A. Simpfendorfer

    Over the last decade, the study of shark biology has benefited from the development, refinement, and rapid expansion of novel techniques and advances in technology. These have given new insight into the fields of shark genetics, feeding, foraging, bioenergetics, imaging, age and growth,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    CRC Press

  • The Welfare of Cattle

    1st Edition

    Edited by Terry Engle, Donald J. Klingborg, DVM, Bernard E. Rollin

    Contains a selection of White Papers, commissioned to better inform the exploration of cattle welfare. These are prepared by notable experts in their field, to help provide factual context around selected topics that impact cattle welfare and production systems. Covers all aspects of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    CRC Press

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