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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 283–285.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Jacob A. Bruggeman Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management . By Caitlin Rosenthal . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2018 . 312 pp., $35.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-6749-7209-4. © 2020 Agricultural History Society 2020 Book Reviews 283 intertwined material...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 177–214.
Published: 01 May 2023
... the cynicism of the age but its opposite, a deeply optimistic belief in the power of human industry to solve the problems it creates. That much early wildlife research and management initially fell under the auspices of the USDA is thus not an unfortunate accident born of a dearth of federal infrastructure...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 283–284.
Published: 01 April 2011
...David Schorr Water Wisdom: Preparing the Groundwork for Cooperative and Sustainable Water Management in the Middle East . Edited By Alon Tal and Alfred Abed Rabbo . New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press , 2010 . 336 pp., $75.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-0815-4770-1 , $29.95...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 274–275.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Paul W. Hirt The Nation's Largest Landlord: The Bureau of Land Management in the American West . By James R. Skillen . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2009 . 320 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-7006-1671-8 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2012
...S. Max Edelson Motives of Honor, Pleasure, and Profit: Plantation Management in the Colonial Chesapeake, 1607–1763 . By Lorena S. Walsh . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2010 . 736 pp., $70.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8078-3234-9 . © the Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (3): 104–127.
Published: 01 July 2012
... during the “managed crisis” of the harvest. At the same time, they aggressively pursued business strategies that would regularize production and marketing. However, the commercialization of agriculture made them more vulnerable to boycotts by the United Farm Workers Union, which forced California growers...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 143–168.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Warren Elofson Abstract This essay focuses on grasslands management techniques on the cattle ranches in the foothills of southern Alberta during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Contrary to opinions recently expressed by some scholars, it provides substantial evidence...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Lynn A. Nelson Conserving Southern Longleaf: Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land Management . By Albert G. Way . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2011 . 320 pp., $24.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8203-4017-3 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2013 2013 2013...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Robert S. Davis Nature’s Management: Writings on Landscape and Reform, 1822-1859 . Edmund Ruffin and Jack Temple Kirby . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews meat has been defined by inequality, exploitation, and power from (at least) the industry's...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Dolly Jørgensen Dartmoor's Alluring Uplands: Transhumance and Pastoral Management in the Middle Ages . By Harold Fox . Exeter : University of Exeter Press , 2012 . 291 pp., $55.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-85989-865-2 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 303–304.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Frederick R. Davis The Law and Ecology of Pesticides and Pest Management . By Mary Jane Angelo . Burlington : Ashgate Publishing , 2013 . 264 pp., $124.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-7546-7431-3 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 2015 Book Reviews (267). Intensive...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (3): 402–404.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Lincoln Bramwell Federal Ecosystem Management: Its Rise, Fall, and Afterlife . By James R. Skillen . Lawrence : University Press of Kansas , 2015 . 360 pp., $45.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-7006-2127-9 . © 2016 Agricultural History Society 2016 Agricultural History Summer...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David Fedman Plantations and Protected Areas: A Global History of Forest Management . By Brett Bennett . Cambridge : MIT Press , 2016 . 216 pp., $29.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-262-02993-3 . © 2017 Agricultural History Society 2017 Plantations and Protected Areas: A Global...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 298–300.
Published: 01 April 2007
...James A. Vlasich Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management of California’s Natural Resources . M. Kat Anderson . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring ences of middle-class white women in the borderlands, whose "civilizing...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 429–451.
Published: 01 October 2013
... . For rural swine management in Britain, see, for example, Robert Trow-Smith , A History of British Livestock Husbandry to 1700 ( London : Routledge and Kegan Paul , 1957 ); Julian Wiseman , The Pig: A British History ( London : Duckworth , 2000 ); Oliver Rackham , The History...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 547–579.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Esben Bøgh Sørensen Abstract This article studies how agrarian management was reimagined in the context of emerging agrarian capitalism between the sixteenth and mid-seventeenth centuries in England by examining the development of discourses of thrift, industriousness, and improvement among...
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Published: 01 November 2023
figure 1. Cressy Dymock's land management scheme from his A Discoverie for Division or Setting out of Land , 1653. More
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Published: 01 February 2024
Figure 1. Computer-aided farm management of “the future,” as envisioned by artist Davis Meltzer for National Geographic magazine in 1970. More
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Published: 01 February 2024
Figure 2. A 1921 textbook depiction of farm management as an integrative approach, combining both theoretical and practical knowledge. More
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 774–776.
Published: 01 October 2019
...María Esther Hammack Managed Migrations: Growers, Farmworkers, and Border Enforcement in the Twentieth Century . By Cristina Salinas . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2018 . 286 pp., $45.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-4773-1614-6. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 774...