2 edition of Peasant strategies and models of technological change found in the catalog.
Peasant strategies and models of technological change
Daniel Mario CAМ€ceres
Manchester thesis (M.Phil.), Institute for Development Policy and Management.
|Contributions||Institute for Development Policy and Management.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||259|
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The objective of this book is to explore the current nature of peasant labour in Africa, Latin America, and Asia. The following introductory chapter provides some definitional parameters beforeAuthor: Deborah Fahy Bryceson.
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In free market economies, the maximization of profits is a powerful driver of technological change. Generally, only those technologies that promise to. Peasant Economics book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.
Key topics are efficiency, risk, time allocation, gender, agrarian contracts, farm size and technological change.
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