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Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development

Editors: Gatzweiler, Franz W., von Braun, Joachim (Eds.)

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  • ​The book approaches the topic from an interdisciplinary angle
  • Building on current state of the art innovations in agriculture providing policy recommendations
  • Presenting contributions that have innovative ideas and approaches to the topic of technological and institutional innovations in agricultural development Sub-Saharan and Southern Asian coverage  
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The aim of the book is to present contributions in theory, policy and practice to the science and policy of sustainable intensification by means of technological and institutional innovations in agriculture. The research insights re from Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. The purpose of this book is to be a reference for students, scholars and practitioners inthe field of science and policy for understanding and identifying agricultural productivity growth potentials in marginalized areas.

About the authors

Dr. Franz W. Gatzweiler, Principle Investigator, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Germany.Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun, Director, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Germany.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Innovation for Marginalized Smallholder Farmers and Development: An Overview and Implications for Policy and Research

    Pages 1-22

    Gatzweiler, Franz W. (et al.)

  • Institutional and Technological Innovations in Polycentric Systems: Pathways for Escaping Marginality

    Pages 25-40

    Gatzweiler, Franz W.

  • Innovations for Food and Nutrition Security: Impacts and Trends

    Pages 41-64

    Pangaribowo, Evita (et al.)

  • Psychology of Innovation: Innovating Human Psychology?

    Pages 65-80

    Kumar, Manasi (et al.)

  • An Optimization Model for Technology Adoption of Marginalized Smallholders

    Pages 81-95

    Iskandar, Deden Dinar (et al.)

Buy this book

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  • ISBN 978-3-319-25718-1
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-25716-7
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-79832-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development
Editors
  • Franz W. Gatzweiler
  • Joachim von Braun
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and the Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-25718-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-25718-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-25716-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79832-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 435
Number of Illustrations
50 b/w illustrations, 30 illustrations in colour
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