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Courtyards, Markets, City Streets: Urban Women in Africa
(Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1996)
This book offers a comprehensive collection of in depth case studies focused on the lives of women who make their livelihoods on the streets of urban and semi-urban Africa. Classified into broader themes of migration and ...
Gender and household-level responses to soil degradation in Honduras
(The Society for Applied Anthropology, 1999)
In Honduras, population growth, declining natural resources, and poor economic conditions, recently aggravated by the recent Hurricane Mitch, synthesize to produce significant social and economic pressures on gendered ...
Integrated Resource Management: Agroforestry for Development
(San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 1992)
A central theme of this book is the demonstration of the need for the development and widespread adoption of alternatives to the high-energy-input agriculture of the green revolution - alternatives characterized by low ...
Authority and conflict in management of natural resources: A story about trees and immigrants in southern Burkina Faso
(Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: Forest, Trees and People Programme, 1994)
Social dynamics of local interest groups, especially those that concern land tenure issues, can significantly impact implementation of community projects. This newsletter provides a case study of a particular conflict ...
Agroecology: Ecological Processes in Sustainable Agriculture
(Chelsea, MI: Ann Arbor Press, 1998)
Gendered elements of the alternative agriculture paradigm
(Rural Sociological Society, 1998)
This article explores the significant perceptions of women within the agricultural movement to develop and practice sustainability. Their purpose was to discover which elements within the alternative agricultural paradigm, ...
Social Network Analysis: Methods and Applications
(New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1994)
Supplemental data for soil survey of Charles City County, Virginia
(Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, 1990-08-28)
Virginia simulated hog returns, 1977-1988 : growing versus buying corn
(Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, 1990-04)
Marketing aquaculture products : a retail market case study for sunshine bass
(Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, 1993)