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  • Food Production in Urban Areas

    A Study of Urban Agriculture in Accra, Ghana, 1st Edition

    By Kwaku Obosu-Mensah

    Published in 1999, this book explores the emergence of contemporary urban agriculture as well as official attitudes toward this practice. Using three theoretical models, the author tells us who is more likely to be involved in urban agriculture. In line with this, he explains why, contrary to…

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  • Globalisation and Employee Participation

    1st Edition

    By Iordanis Psimmenos

    First published in 1997, this is an important and wide-ranging book. It is rooted in a fascinating, research-based case study of employee participation in the state-owned Greek public power (electricity) corporation. Drawing on extensive familiarity with the relevant literatures, however, it also…

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  • 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…

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  • Motor Transport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Walsh

    Published in 1997, each volume in this new series is a collection of seminal articles on a theme of central importance in the study of transport history, selected from the leading journal in the field. Each contains between ten and a dozen articles selected by a distinguished scholar, as well as an…

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  • Restructuring Global and Regional Agricultures

    Transformations in Australasian Agri-Food Economies and Spaces, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Burch, Jasper Goss, Geoffrey Lawrence

    First published in 1999, this collection of papers represents the latest thinking on the effects of globalisation and agri-food restructuring from a regional and peripheral perspective. The book breaks new ground in our understanding of the relationship between the global, regional and local levels…

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  • Network Developments in Economic Spatial Systems

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Aura Reggiani, Daniele Fabbri

    First published in 1999, the main feature of this book is its multidisciplinary nature, since the book focuses on the complexity of spatial/ economic networks from several methodological points of view. For this purpose both theoretical and empirical works have been included. The aim of the book is…

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  • Networks in Transport and Communications

    A Policy Approach, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Capineri, Piet Rietveld

    First published in 1997, this book contains contributions on policy aspects of networks from a multidisciplinary perspective, including economics, geography and transport science. Both material and immaterial networks are examined. Policy aspects refer mainly to interventions of the public sector…

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  • Policy and Planning as Public Choice

    Mass Transit in the United States, 1st Edition

    By David Lewis, Fred Laurence Williams

    First published in 1999, this book applies formal economic measures to the passenger and taxpayer benefits of public transit service in the United States under a public choice analytical framework. Approximately 400 local transit budgets have been renewed annually for more than 25 years. These…

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  • Small Farm Agriculture in Southern Europe

    CAP Reform and Structural Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Monke, Francisco Avillez, Scott Pearson

    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…

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  • Policy Networks Under Pressure

    Pollution Control, Policy Reform and the Power of Farmers, 1st Edition

    By Carsten Daugbjerg

    First published in 1998, this book examines how established policy networks and the broader context within which they are embedded influence the choice of policy when change has been put on the agenda. It criticises the existing network literature for being predominantly descriptive, for having…

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  • The Role of Livestock in Agricultural Development

    Theoretical Approaches and Their Application in the Case of Sri Lanka, 1st Edition

    By Regina Birner

    First published in 1999, this study aims to develop a theoretical framework for the analysis of livestock farming systems and their conditions of change. The framework should be generally applicable in developing countries and make it possible to analyse livestock farming in different…

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  • The Adoption of Sustainable Agricultural Technologies

    A Case Study in the State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Hildo Meirelles de Souza Filho

    First published in 1997, this volume reflects concern about the environmental impact of modern agricultural practices, agriculture's increasing reliance on non-renewable resources, and the long-term productivity of high external-input agricultural systems which has prompted a number of initiatives…

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