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By Antonio A.R Ioris

This ebook offers with previous legacies and rising demanding situations linked to agriculture creation, water and environmental administration, and native and nationwide improvement. It bargains a serious interpretation of the tensions linked to the disasters of mainstream regulatory regimes and the affects of worldwide agri-food chains. a number of the chapters comprise conceptual and empirical fabric from learn conducted in Brazil, India and Europe. The evaluation takes into consideration the dilemmas confronted by way of farmers, businesses, policy-makers and the overseas group relating to starting to be nutrients call for, water shortage and environmental degradation. The booklet additionally questions so much govt reactions to these difficulties that have a tendency to breed outdated, productivist ways and are more often than not below the robust impression of worldwide organizations, mega-supermarkets and funding money. Its total message is that the trajectory of agriculture, rural improvement and environmental administration are necessary components of the wider look for justice and novel socio-ecological thinking.

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