Achieving Sustainable Communities in a Global Economy: Alternative Private Strategies and Public Policies

Achieving Sustainable Communities in a Global Economy: Alternative Private Strategies and Public Policies

by Ralph D Christy
     
 

ISBN-10: 9812388095

ISBN-13: 9789812388094

Pub. Date: 08/01/2004

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

This important book explores alternative strategies in agricultural and rural development to address the impacts of globalization processes on smallholder agriculturalists and marginalized rural people. Its goal is twofold: (1) to identify and assess the key processes by which globalization is affecting the smallholder agricultural and rural sectors; and (2) to

Overview

This important book explores alternative strategies in agricultural and rural development to address the impacts of globalization processes on smallholder agriculturalists and marginalized rural people. Its goal is twofold: (1) to identify and assess the key processes by which globalization is affecting the smallholder agricultural and rural sectors; and (2) to identify and propose both micro- and macro-level policies and other strategies to deal with the problems that arise.This volume presents writings of leading scholars and practitioners working in the private and public sectors. Their work focuses on major crosscutting issues in the developing world and on country-specific case studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789812388094
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.73(d)

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