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By V. Ernesto Méndez,Christopher M. Bacon,Roseann Cohen,Stephen R. Gliessman

Agroecology: A Transdisciplinary, Participatory and Action-oriented Approach is the 1st ebook to target agroecology as a transdisciplinary, participatory, and action-oriented approach. utilizing a mixed theoretical and useful procedure, this choice of paintings from pioneers within the topic besides the newest new release of stated leaders engages social actors on various geo-political scales to rework the worldwide agrifood system.

The ebook is split into sections, with the 1st offering conceptual bases and the second one featuring case reviews. It describes innovations and purposes of transdisciplinary examine and participatory motion learn (PAR). Transdisciplinary study integrates varied educational disciplines in addition to diversified sorts of wisdom, together with experiential, cultural, and religious. Participatory motion learn offers a manner of attractive all suitable actors as a way to create an equitable strategy of study, mirrored image, and job to make wanted adjustments. Six case reports exhibit how practitioners have grappled with utilising this integration in agroecological paintings inside diversified geographic and socio-ecological contexts.

An specific and important dialogue of various views within the becoming box of agroecology, this booklet covers the conceptual and empirical fabric of an agroecological strategy that aspires to be extra transdisciplinary, participatory, and action-oriented. as well as illustrating platforms of agroecology that might increase meals platforms worldwide, it lays the foundation for additional thoughts to create greater sustainability for each person, ecologies, and landscapes.

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