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By Prabhu Pingali,Gershon Feder

Rapid structural transformation and urbanization are remodeling agriculture and nutrients construction in rural components internationally. This textbook presents a finished overview and evaluate of the multi-faceted nature of  agriculture and rural improvement, rather within the constructing international, the place the best demanding situations take place.

It is designed round 5 thematic components: Agricultural Intensification and Technical switch; Political economic climate of Agricultural guidelines; neighborhood and Rural associations; Agriculture, food, and overall healthiness; and destiny Relevance of overseas associations. each one chapter presents an in depth yet available evaluate of the literature at the particular subject and discusses the frontiers in examine and institutional alterations 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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