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Sustaining Agriculture and the Rural Environment

Governance, Policy and Multifunctionality (Advances in Ecological Economics)

by Floor Brouwer

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Sustainability,
  • Industries - General,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Sustainable agriculture,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Agriculture,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Environmental aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8949935M
    ISBN 101843762560
    ISBN 109781843762560

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Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment in the Humid Tropics provides critically needed direction for developing strategies that both mitigate land degradation, deforestation, and biological resource losses and help the economic status of tropical countries through promotion of sustainable agricultural practices.

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