2 edition of Changing rural institutions found in the catalog.
Changing rural institutions
|Statement||Richard C. Rounds, editor ; with assistance from Philip Ehrensaft.|
|Contributions||Rounds, R. C., Ehrensaft, Philip., Canadian Rural Restructuring Foundation., Brandon University. Rural Development Institute.|
|LC Classifications||HN110.Z9 C63 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 248 p. :|
|Number of Pages||248|
The Rural Institutions and Participation Service of FAO, SDAR, supports the view that “effective integration of disaster risk reduction into development, notably through strengthening the role and performance of rural institutions, will help transform ‘vicious’. Editorial The links between urban and rural development Cecilia Tacoli I. INTRODUCTION THIS IS THE second issue of Environment &Urbanization focusing on rural–urban linkages. The first, which came out in , described the reliance of many low-income households on both rural-based and urban-based resources in constructing their livelihoods.
Get this from a library! Families in troubled times: adapting to change in rural America. [Rand Conger; Glen H Elder, Jr.] -- The turbulent decade of the s began with financial calamity in several sectors of the United States economy, from automaking to agriculture. The rural Midwest experienced its . The book from which this Summary derives1 is underpinned by a vision of a world without hunger and poverty. As most poor people live in rural areas of developing countries and are dependent on agriculture for their livelihood, the key to eradicating current suffering must lie in the creation of dynamic rural communities founded upon prosperous File Size: KB.
presented in Chapter 2. Chapter 3 compares the main characteristics of rural as opposed to urban environments. This highlights the specific constraints and issues of rural and agricultural finance. Chapter 4 presents different models of rural financial institutions. In view of the specific characteristics of rural areas and of agriculture, and File Size: KB. Reform of government-owned institutions. Two approaches to decentralization of rural financial services can be distinguished. One approach involves a drastic reform or restructuring of government-owned financial institutions operating in rural areas, by shifting power away from the centre and changing responsibility and accountability systems through a combination of deconcentration and.
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Conger, Glen H. Elder. In seventeen independently-developed chapters this book provides a multi-dimensional examination of the restructuring of rural institutions and institutional systems in Canada. Though not stated in the book narrative, it appears the chapters were written for the Seventh National Canadian Rural Restructuring Foundation/Canadian Agricultural and Rural Restructuring Group Conference held in the Author: Paul H.
Gessaman. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Changing rural institutions. Brandon, Man.: Canadian Rural Restructuring Foundation, © (OCoLC) The Geography of Rural Change provides a thorough examination of the processes and outcomes of rural change as a result of a period of major restructuring in developed market economies.
After outlining the main dimensions of rural change, the book progresses from a discussion of theoretical insights into rural restructuring to a consideration of both the extensive use of rural land Cited by: First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Dutton.
Social Institutions and Social Change. Conger, Rand D.; Elder, Glen H., Jr. In Iowa in the s, dreams of prosperity were suddenly replaced by economic nightmares as plummeting land values generated economic decline and dislocation in rural communities and individual by: This book argues that Europe has 'outgrown' many of the stereotypes usually associated with it, with substantial implications for European Rural Policy.
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The relationships between sustainability and livelihoods are examined, and the book situates livelihoods analysis within a wider political economy of environmental and agrarian change. Daryl R. Connor's research on change indicates that we will necessarily move from a period of "uninformed optimism to informed pessimism," but we should not be discouraged.
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