By Antonio A.R Ioris

This ebook bargains with previous legacies and rising demanding situations linked to agriculture creation, water and environmental administration, and native and nationwide improvement. It deals a serious interpretation of the tensions linked to the disasters of mainstream regulatory regimes and the affects of worldwide agri-food chains. some of the chapters comprise conceptual and empirical fabric from study performed in Brazil, India and Europe. The evaluate takes under consideration the dilemmas confronted by means of farmers, businesses, policy-makers and the foreign neighborhood on the topic of becoming meals call for, water shortage and environmental degradation. The booklet additionally questions such a lot govt reactions to these difficulties that have a tendency to breed outdated, productivist ways and are generally below the strong impact of world organisations, mega-supermarkets and funding cash. Its total message is that the trajectory of agriculture, rural improvement and environmental administration are crucial parts of the wider look for justice and novel socio-ecological thinking.

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