• Ian McHarg and the Search for Ideal Order book cover

    Ian McHarg and the Search for Ideal Order

    1st Edition

    By Kathleen John-Alder

    Ian McHarg and the Search for the Ideal Order looks at the well-known and studied landscape architect, Ian McHarg, in a new light. The author explores McHarg’s formative years, and investigates how his ideas developed in both their complexity and scale. As a precursor to McHarg’s approach in his…

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    Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

  • Gloom to Boom: How Leaders Transform Risk into Resilience and Value book cover

    Gloom to Boom

    How Leaders Transform Risk into Resilience and Value, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Bonime-Blanc

    Leaders - whether in business, government or the non-profit sector - take risks but often without fully understanding risk at a strategic level. Expanding upon the well-known "ESG" risks, this book explains the key non-financial (environmental, social, governance and technological, or ESGT)…

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  • A History of Energy Flows: From Human Labor to Renewable Power book cover

    A History of Energy Flows

    From Human Labor to Renewable Power, 1st Edition

    By Anthony N. Penna

    This book presents a global and historical perspective of energy flows during the last millennium. The search for sustainable energy is a key issue dominating today's energy regime. This book details the historical evolution of energy, following the overlapping and slow flowing transitions from one…

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  • Agriculture and the Development Process: A Study of Punjab book cover

    Agriculture and the Development Process

    A Study of Punjab, 1st Edition

    By D. P. Chaudhri, Ajit K. Dasgupta

    First published in 1985. The need to increase agricultural output and to use increased output to generate sustained general economic development is a problem facing many Third World countries. This book explores in particular the agricultural growth of the Punjab in Northern India, a country which…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Agriculture

  • General Agriculture for West Africa book cover

    General Agriculture for West Africa

    1st Edition

    By Q.B. Olatunji Anthonio

    First published in 1979. This study examines various aspects of agriculture in West Africa. There is a strong chapter on the economics of agriculture and records, farm machinery, agricultural improvement, fish and the basics of crop and livestock production are all dealt with. The role of…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Agriculture

  • Agriculture and the European Community book cover

    Agriculture and the European Community

    1st Edition

    By John S. Marsh, Pamela J. Swanney

    First published in 1980. From the earliest beginnings of the European Economic Community, it was recognised that a common market for agriculture would be one of the basic prerequisites for workable economic unity. And yet the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) remained a subject of much controversy…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Agriculture

  • Agricultural Depression in the 1920's: Economic Fact or Statistical Artifact? book cover

    Agricultural Depression in the 1920's

    Economic Fact or Statistical Artifact?, 1st Edition

    By H. Thomas Johnson

    First published in 1985. This study explores the agricultural depression in the United States of America in the 1920’s. The author examines overproduction, wartime optimism and the farm crisis, and continuity and change in agriculture during this period. This title will be of great interest to…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Agriculture

  • Agriculture: People and Policies book cover

    Agriculture: People and Policies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Graham Cox, Philip Lowe, Michael Winter

    The structure and future of Britain’s agriculture sector are the central concerns of this volume, first published in 1986. It critically examines the mystique surrounding agriculture which has done much to underpin the special support the industry had enjoyed. The papers collected here address many…

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  • Dirt Rich, Dirt Poor: America's Food and Farm Crisis book cover

    Dirt Rich, Dirt Poor

    America's Food and Farm Crisis, 1st Edition

    By Joseph N. Belden, Vincent P. Wilber, Enid Kassner, Rus Sykes, Ed Cooney, Lynn Parker, Alan Sanders, Cynthia Schneider, Marsha Simon

    This book, first published in 1986, is a major reference work for the political discussions arising out of the 1985 Congress revisions of US food and farm laws. It covers production, distribution and consumption of food, analyses international as well as domestic problems, and presents new ways…

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  • Crisis in Soviet Agriculture book cover

    Crisis in Soviet Agriculture

    1st Edition

    By Stefan Hedlund

    This book, first published in 1984, analyses the institutions and decision-making processes that determined agricultural production in the Soviet Union. It addresses the crisis in Soviet agriculture of the early 1980s, examining the problems of low productivity, adverse natural conditions and an…

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  • The Dynamics of Agricultural Change: The Historical Experience book cover

    The Dynamics of Agricultural Change

    The Historical Experience, 1st Edition

    By David Grigg

    First published in 1982. Until the nineteenth-century the history of agriculture was the history of mankind but it has not perhaps received the wide attention that this importance justifies. In this study, the author reviews for the student of agricultural history successive attempts to describe…

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  • An Empirical Investigation of Farmers Behavior Under Uncertainty: Income, Price and Yield Variability for Late-Nineteenth Century American Agriculture book cover

    An Empirical Investigation of Farmers Behavior Under Uncertainty

    Income, Price and Yield Variability for Late-Nineteenth Century American Agriculture, 1st Edition

    By Robert A. McGuire

    This study, first published in 1985, aims to provide objective measures of the risks associated with various crops and livestock in the late nineteenth century and to examine two important issues in American economic history. Knowledge of these risks if a necessity to the profession, if analyses of…

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