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The Resource Agriculture, environment, and health : sustainable development in the 21st century, Vernon W. Ruttan, editor

Agriculture, environment, and health : sustainable development in the 21st century, Vernon W. Ruttan, editor

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Agriculture, environment, and health : sustainable development in the 21st century
Title
Agriculture, environment, and health
Title remainder
sustainable development in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Vernon W. Ruttan, editor
Title variation
Agriculture, environment & health
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an interdisciplinary exploration of the implications of changes in institutional design and policy reform now underway at the global level. Particular attention is given to the institutions that conduct research and implement changes in technology and practice in the fields of agriculture and health, as well as those that monitor the changes in resource endowments, the quality of the environment and the health, and productivity of the human resources employed in agricultural production
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IOD
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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illustrations
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Agriculture, environment, and health : sustainable development in the 21st century, Vernon W. Ruttan, editor
Label
Agriculture, environment, and health : sustainable development in the 21st century, Vernon W. Ruttan, editor
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.cttttd7d
Publication
Note
Based on papers presented at a conference held in Bellagio, Italy, in October 1991
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Fragile lands: identification and use for agriculture
  • B.L. Turner II and Patricia A. Benjamin
  • Tales of dissemination in agriculture
  • Judith Tendler
  • Sustainable agricultural growth
  • Vernon W. Ruttan
  • Agricultural and food system scenarios for the 21st century
  • Kirit S. Parikh
  • Constraints on institutional innovation: transaction costs, incentive compatability, and historical considerations
  • Douglass C. North
  • Building productive national and international agricultural research systems
  • Carl K. Eicher
  • Monitoring the effects of acid deposition and climate change on agricultural potential
  • J.A. Lee, David Norse, and Martin Parry
  • Institutional capacity to monitor the interactions of agricultural and health change
  • David Bradley
  • Institutional infrastructure for health research in developing countries
  • Adetokunbo O. Lucas
  • Health policy for rural areas: Sri Lanka
  • Godfrey Gunatilleke
  • Health systems for rural areas: Kenya
  • Dan C.O. Kaseje
  • Institutional capacity to monitor the sources and effects of environmental change in agriculture
  • Stephen L. Rawlins
  • Challenges to agricultural research in the 21st century
  • Vernon W. Ruttan
  • Global research systems for sustainable development: agriculture, health, and environment
  • David E. Bell, William C. Clark, and Vernon W. Ruttan
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1 online resource (viii, 401 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780816622917
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