The global farms race : land grabs, agricultural investment, and the scramble for food security / edited by Michael Kugelman, Susan L. Levenstein.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Washington, D.C. : Island Press, c2013.
Description
x, 237 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Are We Learning from History? / Derek Byerlee -- Overview / David Hallam -- Social and Economic Implications / Alexandra Spieldoch and Sophia Murphy -- Environmental Impacts / Laura A. German, Wouter M.J. Achten, and Manuel R. Guariguata -- Investors' Perspectives / Gary R. Blumenthal -- Improving Outcomes / Ruth Meinzen-Dick and Helen Markelova -- Regional Perspectives: Africa / Chido Makunike -- Regional Perspectives: Asia / Raul Q. Montemayor -- Regional Perspectives: Latin America / Bastiaan P. Reydon and Vitor B. Fernandes -- Regional Perspectives: Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union / Carl Atkin -- Recommendations and Conclusion / Michael Kugelman -- Appendices.
ISBN
  • 9781610911863 (cloth : acid-free paper)
  • 1610911865 (cloth : acid-free paper)
  • 9781610911870 (paper : acid-free paper)
  • 1610911873 (paper : acid-free paper)
LCCN
2012011492
OCLC
794624625
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