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Population, Food and Rural Development (International Studies in Demography)

Ronald D. Lee

Population, Food and Rural Development (International Studies in Demography)

by Ronald D. Lee

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Development studies,
  • Population & demography,
  • Rural communities,
  • Developing countries,
  • Food Supply,
  • Economics Of Population,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9384857M
    ISBN 100198283911
    ISBN 109780198283911

      With the dramatic increases of the Latino population registered in many rural areas across the U.S. has also come the recognition that addressing issues of importance to this population is key in the ability of agricultural producers and rural communities to respond to the emerging problems and needs emanating from such development. Forecasting of Food Security and Sustainable Development of Rural Territories in Russia's North: /ch National security is always directed at ensuring the country's sovereignty, protection of national interests, as well as the provision of sustainable economicAuthor: Sergey Ryumkin, Inga Malykhina.

    Population and Global Food Security: Issues Related to Climate Change: /ch Global food security is one if the major issues that needs utmost attention of the scientific community in near future. The growing food demand of the societyCited by: 1. 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, generating strong linkages to other economic sectors.

    Integrated child development in rural China (English) Abstract. In the past two decades, China has instituted economic and social reforms that have resulted in impressive strides in virtually every area of human by: 8. Globalization and the Rural Environment provides both academicians and rural development workers with an opportunity to structure their work solidly, based on an overall vision. Rocí­o Fernández and Solbrig state clearly that if humanity is to produce food at a faster rate than the population growth rate, then two restrictions need to be.


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Surveying the impact of population growth where it is believed to matter most--the rural areas of developing countries--this volume explicates its effects on food production. It examines such factors as forecasts of global food output, technological progress in agriculture, choice of agricultural systems, and population growth and access to s: 0.

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This is one third of humanity and the majority live in rural areas. The productivity and health of these people are diminished by reliance on traditional fuels and technologies, with women and children suffering most.

Energy is the key element to empower people and ensure water, food and fodder supply as well as rural development. UN report explores ways urbanization can be a catalyst for rural development demand for food can increase the incomes of the rural fast-growing population will be living in cities by Rural flight (or rural exodus) is the migratory pattern of peoples from rural areas into urban is urbanization seen from the rural perspective.

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Demographic change is a major influence on development and, in turn, rural economic and social conditions have important demographic effects.To present the scope and origins of rural development. (Section 1) To examine state intervention in the rural sector during the s – the green revolution, integrated rural development and ‘basic needs’ – and the lessons these provide for rural development policy in the 21st century.

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