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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (1): 108–140.
Published: 01 January 2020
... geographer Raymond Crist, this essay traces intellectual traditions of race and nation as early organizing principles in the social and political projects of agricultural development in the Caribbean that laid the foundations for the Green Revolution in Latin America. The Puerto Rican Connection: Recovering...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 224–250.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Nicola Gabellieri Abstract After World War II, the Italian government launched an agrarian reform scheme to develop rural areas (1950–1965). The plan aimed to create small, highly mechanized farms for social, political, and economic purposes. Using the textual, statistical, and cartographical...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 434–447.
Published: 01 April 2002
... ), 64 -65. 38 Palmer, The Snake River, 87. 39 Greider and Garkovich, "Landscapes," 1–24. Irrigation, Development Community, Along and Historical the Upper Snake River J.D.WULFHORST EVAN GLENN In his acclaimed book, Rivers of Empire, Donald Worster asked the question: "And what...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 528–529.
Published: 01 October 2009
...."It historicizetshewidely held view thatinternationadlevelopmentwas a post-WorldWar II phenomenon,and it challengesthereceivedinterpretatioonf "development" as a monolithitcotalizingknowledge-powerregimeimposeduponthethird worldbythefirst. SevenrichlydetailedchaptersstructurHe odge's book.Aftera substantial...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 532–533.
Published: 01 October 2009
... HistoryofDevelopmentin theNetherlandsEast Indies.By Suzanne Moon. Leiden,The NetherlandsC: NWS Publications2,007.186pp35.00,paperback,ISBN 978-90-5789-156-4. "Development"is a termmostofus associatewiththe1960sand 1970s,not withthecolonialpast.Technologyand EthicalIdealism,howeverd, ealswith...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 January 2010
... on the issue of differing historical interpretations of global agricultural development. Sandra Bade defines wicked problems as "dynamically complex, ill-structured, public problems" for which "there can be radically different views and understanding of the problem by different stakeholders, with no unique...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 369–371.
Published: 01 April 2019
...John C. Mitcham The Second Colonial Occupation: Development Planning, Agriculture, and the Legacies of British Rule in Nigeria . By Bekeh Utietiang Ukelina . Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017. 238 pp., $95.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-4985-2024-2. © 2019 Agricultural History Society...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 765–766.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Peter N. Moore The Carolina Backcountry Venture: Tradition, Capital, and Circumstance in the Development of Camden and the Wateree Valley, 1740–1810 . By Kenneth E. Lewis . Columbia : University of South Carolina Press , 2017 . 448 pp., $59.99 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-61117-744-2...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 733–734.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jay Rubenstein Modelling the Middle Ages: The History and Theory of England’s Economic Development . John Hatcher and Mark Bailey . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 733 Halpern's last chapter is in some respects the most interesting for she takes...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (3): 448–477.
Published: 01 August 2023
... sheds light on the lasting legacy of Cold War science and technology: if agricultural development was rapidly promoted in Taiwan from 1950s to the 1980s through the apolitical ideal of universal progress, this developmental project could not be sustained when politics reentered agriculture. The AVRDC...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 440–441.
Published: 01 July 2014
...David Stone The Berkeley Estate, 1281–1417: Its Economy and Development . By Bridget Wells-Furby . Bristol : Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society , 2012 . 340 pp., £30.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-900197-81-9 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 Book...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 283–285.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Kara Moskowitz Even so, this is an important work and will be essential teaching material for courses on the history of development. The authors strike a delicate balance between writing a history that pushes scholarly understanding forward, while also making this work accessible to students...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Ito Atsushi Abstract The US Government concluded Public Law (PL) 480 Title I agreements with Japan in 1955 and 1956. The purpose of this article is to reexamine Japanese market development programs under PL 480. The findings are as follows: (1) Japan was regarded as a potential market for rice...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 559–561.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Muey Ching Saeteurn The Politics of Poverty: Policy-Making and Development in Rural Tanzania . By Felicitas Becker . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2019 . 384 pp., $32.99 , paperback, ISBN 9781108739245. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 Book Reviews 559 cess...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (4): 692–694.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Mark E. Frank The Profits of Nature: Colonial Development and the Quest for Resources in Nineteenth-Century China . By Peter B. Lavelle . New York : Columbia University Press , 2020 . 304 pp., $65.00 , hardback, ISBN 9780231194709. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 Book...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 253–254.
Published: 01 April 2017
... University Global Plants and People: Origin and Development of Human-Plant Science Relationships. By Christopher Cumo. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2016. 272 pp., $79.95, paperback, ISBN 978-1-4987-0708-4. Christopher Cumo has written a broad and ambitious interdisciplinary study of the relationship between...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 625–627.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Nathalia Capellini C. de Oliveira Technocrats and the Politics of Drought and Development in Twentieth-Century Brazil . By Eve E. Buckley . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . 298 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696-3430-2 . © 2018 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 225–251.
Published: 01 April 2011
... for its estimates of the numbers, capital, and spatial density of stores in the Cotton South. While paralleling the categories, methods, and evidentiary sources of One Kind of Freedom, this article instead takes a micro-level approach, comparing store development in two Reconstruction-era Louisiana...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 284–285.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Eric Strahorn Re-thinking Economic Development: The Green Revolution, Agrarian Science, and Transformation in Bangladesh . By Fujita Koichi . Kyoto : Kyoto University Press , 2010 . 316 pp., $89.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-920901-16-5 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 270–271.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Steven C. Topik Organic Coffee: Sustainable Development by Mayan Farmers . Maria Elena Martinez-Torres . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 AgriculturHalistory Spring enjoying the fruitsof an Olmec farmer's labor. However, their subsistence varied over themillennium...