Indigenous agricultural knowledge systems and development / D.M. Warren, guest editor.

By: Warren, Dennis Michael
Contributor(s): Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society
Language: English Publisher: Gainesville, Fl. : Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, 1991.Description: 178p. : diagrs., tables ; 28cm.ISSN: 0889-048X
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Special issue. - Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Managing the fallow: Krobo district of Ghana / K.S. Amanor; Indigenous agricultural knowledge systems: reflections on farmer organizations in Ecuador / A. Bebbington; Farming systems development / C. den Biggelaar; Indigenous soil and water management in Senegambian rice farming systems / Judith Carney; Systems of knowledge as systems of domination / K. Cashman; The indigenous knowledge of ecological processes among peasants in the People's Republic of China / Paul Chandler; Indigenous rice production and the subtleties of culture change: an example from Borneo / C.J. Pierce Colfer; Tools for indigenous agricultural development in Latin America / Les Field; What does "build research on farmer practice" mean? Rice crop establishment in eastern India / S. Fujisaka; Tradition and change in postharvest pest management in Kenya / A. Goldman; Building on tradition; indigenous irrigation knowledge and sustainable development in Asia / D. Groenfeldt; Ethnoagronomy and ethnogastronomy / V.D. Nazaqrea-Sandoval; Farmers' extension practice and technology adaptation: agricultural revolution in 17th-18th century Britain / Jules N. Pretty; The role of indigenous tillage systems in sustainable food production / C. Rajaram, D.C. Erbach, D.M. Warren; Gender, ecology and the science of survival: stories and lessons from Kenya / D.E. Rocheleau; The future of terrace farming in North Yemen / D. Martin Varisco; Indigenous ecological knowledge systems and development / Ellen Woodley.