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The Resource Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture : climate change and sustainability in agriculture, Rattan Lal, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Bal Ram Singh, Theodosy Mosogoya, Lars Olav Eik, editors

Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture : climate change and sustainability in agriculture, Rattan Lal, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Bal Ram Singh, Theodosy Mosogoya, Lars Olav Eik, editors

Label
Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture : climate change and sustainability in agriculture
Title
Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture
Title remainder
climate change and sustainability in agriculture
Statement of responsibility
Rattan Lal, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Bal Ram Singh, Theodosy Mosogoya, Lars Olav Eik, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
  • 631.5/8
  • 570
Index
index present
LC call number
  • S472.A357
  • QH301-705
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lal, R.
  • Kraybill, David
  • Hansen, David O.
  • Mosogoya, Theodosy
  • Singh, Bal Ram
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Climatic changes
  • Food security
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Climatic changes
  • Food security
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Life Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Climate Change
  • Sustainable Development
  • Climate change
  • Sustainability
  • Agricultural science
Label
Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture : climate change and sustainability in agriculture, Rattan Lal, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Bal Ram Singh, Theodosy Mosogoya, Lars Olav Eik, editors
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-41238-2
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword 1; Foreword 2; Foreword 3; Preface; Contents; About the Editors; Multi-dimensional Sustainability; 1 Environmental Sustainability; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Environmental Sustainability; 1.3 Agro-ecosystems and Their Resilience; 1.4 Soil Quality and Agro-ecosystem Productivity; 1.5 Sustainable Intensification of Agro-ecosystems; 1.6 Processes, Factors, and Causes of Environmental Sustainability; 1.7 Impacts of Land Use and Management; 1.8 Stewardship; 1.9 Conclusion; References; 2 Economic Sustainability; Abstract; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 A One-Dimensional View of the Economy
  • 2.3 Interlinked Human and Natural Systems2.4 A Sustainability Framework for Extension and Outreach Practitioners; 2.5 Conclusion; References; 3 Institutional Sustainability in the Face of Climate Change: Empirical Insights from Irrigation Institutions in the Iringa Rural District, Tanzania; Abstract; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Understanding the Concepts of Climate Change, Adaptation and Mitigation; 3.3 Institutions and Institutional Sustainability; 3.3.1 Definitions of an Institution; 3.3.2 Types of Institutions; 3.3.3 Institutions Versus Organizations; 3.3.4 Institutional Sustainability
  • 3.4 Methodology3.5 Conditions Underlying Institutional Sustainability in the Face of Climate Change; 3.5.1 Evolution and Change; 3.5.1.1 Change of Formal Institutions; 3.5.1.2 Evolution of Informal Institutions; 3.5.2 Institutional Bricolage; 3.5.3 Institutional Legitimacy; 3.5.4 Institutional Performance; 3.5.5 Good Governance; 3.6 The Case Study; 3.6.1 Overview; 3.6.2 Empirical Evidence of Conditions Underlying Institutional Sustainability; 3.6.2.1 Evolution, Change and Bricolage; Evolution of Informal Institutions; Changes in Formal Institutions; Institutional Bricolage
  • 3.6.2.2 Institutional Legitimacy3.6.2.3 Institutional Performance; 3.7 Good Governance; 3.8 Conclusion; References; 4 Climate Change and Social Sustainability: A Case for Polycentric Sustainabilities; Abstract; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Polycentric Social Sustainabilities; 4.3 Case Studies: The Muonde Trust and the Lowlander Center; 4.4 A Conversation on Climate Change; 4.5 Muonde Trust Activities; 4.6 The Lowlander Center; 4.7 Two Stories of Polycentric Sustainability in the Bayou; 4.8 A Network of Polycentric Sustainabilities; 4.9 Conclusion; References
  • Sustainable Management of Natural Resources5 Land Degradation Neutrality: Will Africa Achieve It? Institutional Solutions to Land Degradation and Restoration in Africa; Abstract; 5.1 Introduction; 5.1.1 The Global Importance of Land Degradation; 5.1.2 The Strategic Importance of Land for Sustainable Development in SSA; 5.1.3 The Cure for Land Degradation: Prevention, Rehabilitation, Restoration; 5.2 Land Degradation Neutrality: Emergence of a Goal to Effectively Address Land Degradation; 5.3 Land Degradation, Agriculture, Poverty, and Food Insecurity in SSA; 5.3.1 Land Degradation in SSA
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319412382
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-41238-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964380930
  • (OCoLC)ocn964380930
Label
Climate change and multi-dimensional sustainability in African agriculture : climate change and sustainability in agriculture, Rattan Lal, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Bal Ram Singh, Theodosy Mosogoya, Lars Olav Eik, editors
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-41238-2
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword 1; Foreword 2; Foreword 3; Preface; Contents; About the Editors; Multi-dimensional Sustainability; 1 Environmental Sustainability; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Environmental Sustainability; 1.3 Agro-ecosystems and Their Resilience; 1.4 Soil Quality and Agro-ecosystem Productivity; 1.5 Sustainable Intensification of Agro-ecosystems; 1.6 Processes, Factors, and Causes of Environmental Sustainability; 1.7 Impacts of Land Use and Management; 1.8 Stewardship; 1.9 Conclusion; References; 2 Economic Sustainability; Abstract; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 A One-Dimensional View of the Economy
  • 2.3 Interlinked Human and Natural Systems2.4 A Sustainability Framework for Extension and Outreach Practitioners; 2.5 Conclusion; References; 3 Institutional Sustainability in the Face of Climate Change: Empirical Insights from Irrigation Institutions in the Iringa Rural District, Tanzania; Abstract; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Understanding the Concepts of Climate Change, Adaptation and Mitigation; 3.3 Institutions and Institutional Sustainability; 3.3.1 Definitions of an Institution; 3.3.2 Types of Institutions; 3.3.3 Institutions Versus Organizations; 3.3.4 Institutional Sustainability
  • 3.4 Methodology3.5 Conditions Underlying Institutional Sustainability in the Face of Climate Change; 3.5.1 Evolution and Change; 3.5.1.1 Change of Formal Institutions; 3.5.1.2 Evolution of Informal Institutions; 3.5.2 Institutional Bricolage; 3.5.3 Institutional Legitimacy; 3.5.4 Institutional Performance; 3.5.5 Good Governance; 3.6 The Case Study; 3.6.1 Overview; 3.6.2 Empirical Evidence of Conditions Underlying Institutional Sustainability; 3.6.2.1 Evolution, Change and Bricolage; Evolution of Informal Institutions; Changes in Formal Institutions; Institutional Bricolage
  • 3.6.2.2 Institutional Legitimacy3.6.2.3 Institutional Performance; 3.7 Good Governance; 3.8 Conclusion; References; 4 Climate Change and Social Sustainability: A Case for Polycentric Sustainabilities; Abstract; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Polycentric Social Sustainabilities; 4.3 Case Studies: The Muonde Trust and the Lowlander Center; 4.4 A Conversation on Climate Change; 4.5 Muonde Trust Activities; 4.6 The Lowlander Center; 4.7 Two Stories of Polycentric Sustainability in the Bayou; 4.8 A Network of Polycentric Sustainabilities; 4.9 Conclusion; References
  • Sustainable Management of Natural Resources5 Land Degradation Neutrality: Will Africa Achieve It? Institutional Solutions to Land Degradation and Restoration in Africa; Abstract; 5.1 Introduction; 5.1.1 The Global Importance of Land Degradation; 5.1.2 The Strategic Importance of Land for Sustainable Development in SSA; 5.1.3 The Cure for Land Degradation: Prevention, Rehabilitation, Restoration; 5.2 Land Degradation Neutrality: Emergence of a Goal to Effectively Address Land Degradation; 5.3 Land Degradation, Agriculture, Poverty, and Food Insecurity in SSA; 5.3.1 Land Degradation in SSA
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319412382
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-41238-2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)964380930
  • (OCoLC)ocn964380930

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