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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 759–761.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Christopher M. Church Power and Subsistence: The Political Economy of Grain in New France . By Louise Dechêne . Translated by Peter Feldstein . Montreal : McGill-Queen’s University Press , 2018 . 288 pp., $34.95 , hardback, ISBN 978 0-7735-5491-7. © 2019 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 215–244.
Published: 01 May 2023
... systems for over one thousand years. In dry farmed fields fed by violent monsoon storms and in terraced gardens irrigated by ancestral springs, Hopi agriculturalists perfected a system of spiritual and physical subsistence that produced the majority of food consumed in Hopi communities. During...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 141–143.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Osaak Olumwullah Collecting Food, Cultivating People: Subsistence and Society in Central Africa . By Kathryn M. de Luna . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2016 . 352 pp., $35.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-3002-1853-4 . © 2018 Agricultural History Society 2018 Footnotes 1...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 261–263.
Published: 01 April 2017
...André Magnan Subsistence Under Capitalism: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives . Edited by James Murton, Dean Bavington, and Carly Dokis . Montreal : McGill-Queen’s University Press , 2016 . 408 pp., $37.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-7735-4700-1 . © 2017 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 433–434.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Linda L. Ivey Urban Farming in the West: A New Deal Experiment in Subsistence Homesteads . By Robert M. Carriker . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2010 . 238 pp., $50.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8165-2820-2 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 2011 Book...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Craig Gerlach Learning Native Wisdom: What Traditional Cultures Teach Us About Subsistence, Sustainability, and Spirituality . Gary Holthaus . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 2010 Book Reviews But evenfromherperspectiveo,ne majorpointis missingR. ecognizing thatscienceis...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Owen James Hyman Hogs, Mules, and Yellow Dogs: Growing Up on a Mississippi Subsistence Farm . By Jimmye Hillman . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2012 . 264 pp., $19.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8165-2991-9 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 417–437.
Published: 01 October 2004
... agriculture was strong. This article, which is part of a larger project that studies the transition from small farms to publicly owned forests in Appalachia, analyzes the agricultural patterns within five Blue Ridge Mountain hollows and the economics of subsistence farming in the early twentieth century...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 212–244.
Published: 01 April 2021
... a subsistence bundle. By estimating yearly income for various income categories in northern agriculture, manufacturing, and service activities (banking, commerce, nonmanufacturing and nonagricultural labor), it becomes obvious that free-state agriculture was responsible for 47 to 58 percent of supra-subsistence...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 175–206.
Published: 01 April 2014
... subsistence-oriented mountain folk, participated in agricultural trends and a network of market connections common to the South and the nation in the late nineteenth century. Tobacco culture bound them to the capital resources, marketing operations, and consumer goods of urban centers, even as the profits...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (1): 69–103.
Published: 01 January 2021
... of competing crops, labor demands, and subsistence cultures. Given these challenges, local dealer participation was critical to fostering workable smallholder oil palm initiatives. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 NOTES 1. Edgar Graham and Ingrid Floering, The Modern Plantation...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 472–499.
Published: 01 July 2021
... a particular set of agricultural and economic concerns in the shadow of World War II, as the United States sought to shore up its relationship with Mexico. These contemporaneous interventions ultimately targeted the same rural populations and acted in tandem to disrupt the lives, health, and subsistence...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 164–192.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Erik Green Abstract This article investigates the links between market-oriented activities and subsistence production among peasant farmers in the Thyolo and Mzimba districts in Malawi from the mid-1930s to the mid-1950s. The two districts were chosen because of their differences in terms of land...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 141–165.
Published: 01 April 2010
... members to the city each day and furnished them with a local market for their produce. This flexible combination of subsistence production, wage labor, and petty commodity production revitalized the rural economy and sustained the community in spite of the consolidation of the dairy industry. This essay...
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Published: 01 August 2023
figure 4. A diagram indicating the descriptions used by Filipino farmers in distinguishing different varieties of sweet potato. From Lightfoot, de Pedro, and Saladaga, “Screening of Sweet Potato Cultivars by Subsistence Farmers,” 48. Republished by permission of SEAMEO-SEARCA. More
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 269–270.
Published: 01 April 2008
... heads and other monuments weighing several tons thatwere sculpted from basalt. Most authorities consider themMesoamerica's Mother Culture, the foundation for later Maya and Aztec civilizations. But what subsistence practices supported thisbrilliant early civilization? Until quite recently, the absence...
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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...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 571–573.
Published: 01 July 2019
... the Great, but the 572 Agricultural History abolition of serfdom in 1861 turned the idea of the state as the guarantor of peasant sufficiency into a reality. The emancipation statutes stipulated that the state allot a quantity of land to peasants for their subsistence, sufficient to feed themselves and make...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 269–271.
Published: 01 October 2012
... for Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and their fellow travelers (152). Maloney takes aim at the cost of the project at the taxpayers expense and the social engineering experiments that made the community a favorite of the First Lady. Maloney is quick to point out that earlier efforts to establish subsistence...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 757–759.
Published: 01 October 2019
... an important contribution to comparative agricultural history. Andy Bruno Northern Illinois University North America Power and Subsistence: The Political Economy of Grain in New France. By Louise Dechêne. Translated by Peter Feldstein. Montreal: McGill-Queen s University Press, 2018. 288 pp., $34.95, hardback...