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Forthcoming Books

  1. Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change

    Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation

    Edited by Malcolm F. Cairns

    Shifting cultivation is one of the oldest forms of subsistence agriculture and is still practised by millions of poor people in the tropics. Typically it involves clearing land (often forest) for the growing of crops for a few years, and then moving on to new sites, leaving the earlier ground...

    To Be Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Land and Work in Mediaeval Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    Selected Papers

    By Marc Bloch

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of Marc Bloch

    Land and Work in Mediaeval Europe was first published in English in 1967. Throughout the work, the idea that Marc Bloch was not only a historian but a great teacher is exemplified, as is his ability to ask interesting and original questions through his writing. Topics covered include medieval...

    To Be Published January 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. French Rural History (Routledge Revivals)

    An Essay on its Basic Characteristics

    By Marc Bloch

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Selected Works of Marc Bloch

    First published in Britain in 1966, French Rural History is a study initially given as lectures in Oslo in 1929. It focuses on the fundamental problems of French agrarian history and places them in true perspective. Throughout the work, Marc Bloch analyses the issues in all their complexity and...

    To Be Published January 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Agricultural Prairies

    Natural Resources and Crop Productivity

    By K. R. Krishna

    This book is a comprehensive volume that brings together vast knowledge about agricultural prairies in one place, providing concise information and providing concise descriptions of natural resources and their influence on crop productivity. It provides detailed descriptions about natural settings...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Equine Embryo Transfer

    By Patrick M. McCue, Edward L. Squires

    This book briefly reviews the history of Equine Embryo Transfer, covering in clinically practical terms the techniques, equipment and management protocols currently in use.Embryo transfer has become a big business, especially for breeding racing stock (horses and camels), and is therefore a very...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Teton NewMedia

  6. Urban Agriculture for Growing City Regions

    Connecting Urban-Rural Spheres in Casablanca

    Edited by Undine Giseke, Maria Gerster-Bentaya, Frank Helten, Matthias Kraume, Dieter Scherer, Guido Spars, Fouad Amraoui, Abdelaziz Adidi, Said Berdouz, Mohemed Chlaida, Majid Mansour, Mohamed Mdafai

    This book demonstrates how agriculture can play a determining role in sustainable, climate-optimised urban development. Agriculture within urban growth centres today is more than an economic or social left-over or a niche practice. It is instead a complex system that offers multiple potentials for...

    To Be Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Coffee Agroecology

    A New Approach to Understanding Agricultural Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainable Development

    By Ivette Perfecto, John H. Vandermeer

    Based on principles of the conservation and optimization of biodiversity and of equity and sustainability, this book focuses on the ecology of the coffee agroecosystem as a model for a sustainable agricultural ecosystem. It draws on the authors' own research conducted over the last twenty...

    To Be Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Food Utopias

    Reimagining citizenship, ethics and community

    Edited by Paul Stock, Michael Carolan, Christopher Rosin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and Environment

    Food is a contentious and emotive issue, subject to critiques from multiple perspectives. Alternative food movements – including the different articulations of local, food miles, seasonality, food justice, food knowledge and food sovereignty – consistently invoke themes around autonomy, sufficiency...

    To Be Published January 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Biopesticides Handbook

    Edited by Leo M.L. Nollet, Hamir Singh Rathore

    Offering a full spectrum and review of the range of organisms and organic products that may be used in the biological control of insects, this book discusses the uses and abuses of biopesticides that have been in circulation for more than 50 years, as well as more recent advances in this area. It...

    To Be Published January 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Global Trends in Land Tenure Reform

    Gender Impacts

    Edited by Caroline S. Archambault, Annelies Zoomers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Gender and Development

    This book explores the gendered dimensions of recent land governance transformations across the globe in the wake of unprecedented pressures on land and natural resources. These complex contemporary forces are reconfiguring livelihoods and impacting women’s positions, their tenure security and...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge