The Spirit Of Agriculture

The Spirit Of Agriculture

by Paul Hanley (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780853985013
Publisher: George Ronald Publisher
Publication date: 03/04/2018
Pages: 254
Sales rank: 1,087,404
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Agriculture and Religion: A Necessary Unity

Paul Hanley

Agriculture in the World’s Religions: An Overview

P.J. Stewart

This Vital and Important Matter: A Survey of the Bahá’í Writings on Agriculture

Paul Hanley

The Involvement of the Central Figures of the Bahá’í Faith in Agriculture

Iraj Poostchi

A Perspective on Food in the Bahá’í Faith

Paul Fieldhouse

Rethinking the Management of Small Rural Businesses

Michel P. Zahrai

Reinventing the Village

Gary Reusche

The Genetic Modification of Crops: A Bahá’í’s Perspective

Paul Olson

Igi Oko: The Tree Farms at Sapoba, Nigeria circa 1927

Richard St Barbe Baker

Strengthening Local Economies and Community Identity: FUNDAEC’s Experience

Pascal Molineaux

Balancing Science with Inspiration: A Bahá’í Scientist’s Struggle to Discover the Hidden Secrets of Restoring Corals and Fish to Degraded Coral Reefs

Austin Bowden-Kerby

Gardens for Mongolia: Growing the Capacity of Mongolia’s Families

The Mongolian Development Centre

Five Project Summaries

An Investment for Well-being: Restoring the Agricultural Environment on Bolivia’s Altiplano

A Tanzanian School Promotes Self-reliance

Rural Education in Northern Honduras Ineke Gijsbers

Felin Gelli Rural Training Farm Ineke Gijsbers

EcoAg Service: Farm Apprenticeships For Youth

Nancy E. McIntyre

The Garden Terraces of the Shrine of the Báb

An Interview with the Architect, Fariborz Sahba

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