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By Laura German,Joshua J. Ramisch,Ritu Verma

ISBN-10: 9048188253

ISBN-13: 9789048188253

ISBN-10: 9401784213

ISBN-13: 9789401784214

Beyond the Biophysical presents a wide review of agriculture and typical source administration (NRM) scholarship and perform that lies past the biophysical, emphasizing in its place epistemological, cultural, and political foundations of NRM. the amount is orientated towards execs with services in agriculture and traditional source administration scholarship and perform, yet who lack publicity to the conceptual and methodological underpinnings of serious thought, the anthropology of improvement, ecological anthropology, and different proper scholarship. It for that reason follows universal criteria of educational rigour, yet minimizes using jargon, integrates distinctive case reviews with conceptual syntheses, and makes an attempt to maneuver from critique to concrete suggestions for scholarship and perform. the amount seeks to foster a extra nuanced and dependable engagement with neighborhood groups and the wildlife between NRM students and practitioners.

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