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Rural development in a changing world.

Raanan Weitz

Rural development in a changing world.

by Raanan Weitz

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementEdited by Raanan Weitz, with the assistance of Yehuda H. Landau.
    ContributionsLandau, Yehuda H., 1917- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN17.5 .W43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination587 p.
    Number of Pages587
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5700798M
    ISBN 10026223037X
    LC Control Number70123252

      Development of rural areas has witnessed increasing attention globally, especially over the past three to four decades. The highpoint in the renewed global interest in the development of rural people and their environment was reached with the setting of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the year All of the set goals are basically rural development goals. With less than . This book compiles a collection of case studies analysing drivers of and responses to change amongst contemporary hunter-gatherers. Contemporary hunter-gatherers’ livelihoods are examined from perspectives ranging from historical legacy to environmental change, and from changes in national economic, political and legal systems to more broad-scale and universal notions of globalization and.

    Sustainable rural development: What is the role of the agri-food sector? M ARTIN P ETRICK, G ERTRUD B UCHENRIEDER (eds., ) Studies on the Agricultural and Food Sector in Central and Eastern Europe, Vol. 39, Halle (Saale), IAMO, pp.   Four decades later, what Toffler wrote describes our world more than ever. Future shock is here! More change than we can handle “The fear of rapid change is big today,” observes Gabe Ignatow, Ph.D., a sociologist at the University of North Texas. “Many people see the changes going on in the world around us and are worried and anxious.

    Strategies to deal with rural development should take into consideration the remoteness and potentials in rural areas and provide targeted differentiated approaches. 8. A healthy and dynamic agricultural sector is an important foundation of rural development, . Rural development is about a process that seeks social change and sustainable economic development for the rural community´s ongoing progress. The ultimate goal is to improve their life quality and preserve the environment. There are three basic needs in rural development for a sustainable future: 1.


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