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Biotechnology and agricultural development : transgenic cotton, rural institutions and resource-poor farmers

Author: Robert Burnet Tripp
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Routledge explorations in environmental economics, 19.
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The controversy over genetically modified (GM) crops in industrialized countries is paralleled by a loud debate over their potential role in developing countries, with supporters claiming that GM crops are the best hope for reducing rural poverty and hunger, and opponents predicting that they can only bring corporate control of peasant agriculture and environmental disaster. This book offers an examination of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Biotechnology and agricultural development.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
(DLC) 2008052124
(OCoLC)283802705
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Burnet Tripp
ISBN: 9780203876466 0203876466 0415499631 9780415499637 0415543843 9780415543842
OCLC Number: 456083752
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 274 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Biotechnology and agricultural development / Robert Tripp --
Cotton production and technology / Robert Tripp --
Development, agronomic performance and sustainability of transgenic cotton for insect control / Ann M. Showalter [and others] --
Transgenic cotton : assessing economic performance in the field / Robert Tripp --
Transgenic cotton and institutional performance / Robert Tripp --
Farmers' seed and pest control management for Bt cotton in China / Jikun Huang [and others] --
India's experience with Bt cotton: case studies from Gujarat and Maharashtra / N. Lalitha, Bharat Ramaswami, and P.K. Viswanathan --
The socio-economic impact of transgenic cotton in Colombia / Patricia Zambrano [and others] --
Ten years of Bt cotton in South Africa : putting the smallholder experience into context / Marnus Gouse --
Summary and conclusions / Robert Tripp.
Series Title: Routledge explorations in environmental economics, 19.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Tripp.
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Addresses the controversy over the potential impact of genetically modified (GM) crops in developing countries. This book offers an introduction to agricultural biotechnology, an examination of the  Read more...

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