By Prabhu Pingali,Gershon Feder

Rapid structural transformation and urbanization are remodeling agriculture and nutrients creation in rural parts internationally. This textbook offers a complete evaluation and overview of the multi-faceted nature of  agriculture and rural improvement, rather within the constructing global, the place the best demanding situations happen.

It is designed round 5 thematic components: Agricultural Intensification and Technical swap; Political economic climate of Agricultural guidelines; neighborhood and Rural associations; Agriculture, meals, and wellbeing and fitness; and destiny Relevance of overseas associations. every one chapter presents a close yet available evaluate of the literature at the particular subject and discusses the frontiers in study and institutional adjustments wanted as societies adapt to the transformation processes. All authors are eminent students with foreign reputations, who were actively engaged within the modern debates round agricultural improvement and rural transformation.

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