Zhou, Zhang-Yue: Developing Successful Agriculture: An Australian Case Study: CAB International, Wallingford, UK, 2013, 240 pp, AUD$115.92 , ISBN: 9781845939458
Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 28 (1):197-201 (2015)
AbstractIf you are interested in accountability and transparency in public decision-making, this book is for you. If you are interested in ways and means of avoiding capture by vested interests when making public policy, this book is for you. If you are interested in a sustainable and efficient agri-food system which meets the needs of consumers, producers and society, this book is for you.Agriculture remains an important industry in many economies. It is also a key sector with an important role to play in determining nations’, societies’ and households’ nutritional and environmental performance and outcomes. Unfortunately, the agri-food sector in many countries suffers from excessive and poorly focused levels and types of intervention, constrained growth, and unsustainable practices.In his book, Developing Successful Agriculture, Professor Zhang-Yue Zhou provides us with a comprehensive and compelling account of how Australia’s agri-food sector has become so successful even though it receive ..
Similar books and articles
Not in My Port: The “Death Ship” of Sheep and Crimes of Agri-Food Globalization. [REVIEW]Wynne Wright & Stephen L. Muzzatti - 2007 - Agriculture and Human Values 24 (2):133-145.
From Trust to Trustworthiness: Why Information is Not Enough in the Food Sector.Franck L. B. Meijboom, Tatjana Visak & Frans W. A. Brom - 2006 - Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 19 (5):427-442.
The Relationship Between Food Security and Trade Liberalization: Assessing the World Trade Organization’s Agreement on Agriculture and the Role of Transnational Corporations.Siti Musa - 2009 - International Corporate Responsibility Series 4:191-208.
Food Sovereignty Movement Activism in South Korea: National Policy Impacts? [REVIEW]Larry L. Burmeister & Yong-Ju Choi - 2012 - Agriculture and Human Values 29 (2):247-258.
Potentials, Problems, and Policy Implications for Urban Agriculture in Developing Countries.Erik Bryld - 2003 - Agriculture and Human Values 20 (1):79-86.
Agriculture, Trade Reform and Poverty Reduction: Implications for Sub-Saharan Africa.Kym Anderson - unknown
Moving Beyond the Numbers: A Participatory Evaluation of Sustainability in Dutch Agriculture. [REVIEW]Marleen van de Kerkhof, Annemarie Groot, Marien Borgstein & Leontien Bos-Gorter - 2010 - Agriculture and Human Values 27 (3):307-319.
Understanding Agri-Food Networks as Social Relations.Lucy Jarosz - 2000 - Agriculture and Human Values 17 (3):279-283.
Environmental and Social Risks, and the Construction of “Best-Practice” in Australian Agriculture.Stewart Lockie - 1998 - Agriculture and Human Values 15 (3):243-252.
Towards a Third Food Regime: Behind the Transformation. [REVIEW]David Burch & Geoffrey Lawrence - 2009 - Agriculture and Human Values 26 (4):267-279.
The Complexities of Globalization: The UK as a Case Study of Tensions Within the Food System and the Challenge to Food Policy. [REVIEW]Tim Lang - 1999 - Agriculture and Human Values 16 (2):169-185.
Private Standards, Grower Networks, and Power in a Food Supply System.Lyndal-Joy Thompson & Stewart Lockie - 2013 - Agriculture and Human Values 30 (3):379-388.
Added to PP
Historical graph of downloads