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Agri-Food Commodity Chains and Globalising Networks (The by Richard Le Heron,Christina Stringer

By Richard Le Heron,Christina Stringer

in the foreign agri-food neighborhood at the very least 4 theoretical objectives are attracting expanding awareness. they're: (1) the tested notions of networks and commodity chains which are being revisited when it comes to serious engagement expert via the insights of in-depth empirical paintings, (2) the metrics of calculation and institutional embedding that underpin the increase and performance of governance applied sciences, (3) where of neighborhood networking in developing stipulations that make attainable agri-food manufacturer participation in neighborhood provisioning and provide, and (4) the geo-historical dimensions of interconnection and interdependency within the agri-food sphere. This quantity brings jointly an interdisciplinary staff of anthropologists, economists, enterprise and administration lecturers and geographers to check quite a lot of case reviews illustrating a number of agri-food commodity chains and networks worldwide and to debate how they hyperlink globally.

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