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By Antonio A.R Ioris

This booklet bargains with previous legacies and rising demanding situations linked to agriculture creation, water and environmental administration, and native and nationwide improvement. It deals a severe interpretation of the tensions linked to the disasters of mainstream regulatory regimes and the affects of worldwide agri-food chains. a few of the chapters comprise conceptual and empirical fabric from examine conducted in Brazil, India and Europe. The evaluation takes under consideration the dilemmas confronted by way of farmers, businesses, policy-makers and the overseas group regarding starting to be nutrition call for, water shortage and environmental degradation. The ebook additionally questions so much govt reactions to these difficulties that have a tendency to breed previous, productivist techniques and are typically less than the strong impact of world agencies, mega-supermarkets and funding money. Its total message is that the trajectory of agriculture, rural improvement and environmental administration are crucial components of the wider look for justice and novel socio-ecological thinking.

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