skip to content
Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Author: Peter D Little; Michael Watts
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This study examines agricultural restructuring and its effect upon various African societies. It documents how contract production links farmers, agribusiness and the state; and reveals that contract  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Living under contract.
Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)654160002
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter D Little; Michael Watts
ISBN: 0299140601 9780299140601 0299140644 9780299140649
OCLC Number: 28710709
Description: xviii, 298 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Life under contract: contract farming, agrarian restructuring, and flexible accumulation / Michael J. Watts --
The moral economy of the contract / Roger A. Clapp --
Contract farming in the shadow of competitive markets: the experience of Kenyan horticulture / Steven M. Jaffee --
Contract farming in Zimbabwe: case studies of sugar, tea, and cotton / Jeremy C. Jackson and Angela P. Cheater --
Contracting a food staple in the Gambia / Judith A. Carney --
Contract farming and palm oil production in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana / Cyril Kofie Daddieh --
Contract farming and the development question / Peter D. Little --
Epilogue: contracting, social labor, and agrarian transitions / Michael J. Watts.
Responsibility: edited by Peter D. Little and Michael J. Watts.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/28710709> # Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "28710709" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Place/madison_wis> ; # Madison, Wis.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/wiu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239520> ; # Africa, Sub-Saharan.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1078136> ; # Produce trade
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/reforme_agraire_afrique_noire> ; # Réforme agraire--Afrique noire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/overeenkomsten> ; # Overeenkomsten
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/877025> ; # Agricultural contracts
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/produits_agricoles_commerce_afrique_noire> ; # Produits agricoles--Commerce--Afrique noire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/contrats_agricoles_afrique_noire> ; # Contrats agricoles--Afrique noire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/handel> ; # Handel
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.10967/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/produce_trade_africa_sub_saharan> ; # Produce trade--Africa, Sub-Saharan
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/agricultural_contracts_africa_sub_saharan> ; # Agricultural contracts--Africa, Sub-Saharan
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/agrarische_hervormingen> ; # Agrarische hervormingen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Thing/agriculture> ; # Agriculture
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Thing/central_africa> ; # Central Africa
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Person/little_peter_d> ; # Peter D. Little
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100259058> ; # Michael Watts
   schema:copyrightYear "1994" ;
   schema:datePublished "1994" ;
   schema:description "Life under contract: contract farming, agrarian restructuring, and flexible accumulation / Michael J. Watts -- The moral economy of the contract / Roger A. Clapp -- Contract farming in the shadow of competitive markets: the experience of Kenyan horticulture / Steven M. Jaffee -- Contract farming in Zimbabwe: case studies of sugar, tea, and cotton / Jeremy C. Jackson and Angela P. Cheater -- Contracting a food staple in the Gambia / Judith A. Carney -- Contract farming and palm oil production in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana / Cyril Kofie Daddieh -- Contract farming and the development question / Peter D. Little -- Epilogue: contracting, social labor, and agrarian transitions / Michael J. Watts."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836888395> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654160002> ;
   schema:name "Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa"@en ;
   schema:productID "28710709" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/28710709#PublicationEvent/madison_wis_university_of_wisconsin_press_1994> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Agent/university_of_wisconsin_press> ; # University of Wisconsin Press
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780299140601.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780299140649> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780299140601> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB94Y2591> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9477049> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/28710709> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Agent/university_of_wisconsin_press> # University of Wisconsin Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of Wisconsin Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Person/little_peter_d> # Peter D. Little
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Little" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter D." ;
   schema:name "Peter D. Little" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/agrarische_hervormingen> # Agrarische hervormingen
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Agrarische hervormingen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/agricultural_contracts_africa_sub_saharan> # Agricultural contracts--Africa, Sub-Saharan
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85031623> ;
   schema:name "Agricultural contracts--Africa, Sub-Saharan"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/contrats_agricoles_afrique_noire> # Contrats agricoles--Afrique noire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Contrats agricoles--Afrique noire"@en ;
   schema:name "Contrats agricoles--Afrique noire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/produits_agricoles_commerce_afrique_noire> # Produits agricoles--Commerce--Afrique noire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Produits agricoles--Commerce--Afrique noire"@en ;
   schema:name "Produits agricoles--Commerce--Afrique noire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836888395#Topic/reforme_agraire_afrique_noire> # Réforme agraire--Afrique noire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Réforme agraire--Afrique noire"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1078136> # Produce trade
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Produce trade"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239520> # Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Africa, Sub-Saharan." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/877025> # Agricultural contracts
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Agricultural contracts"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100259058> # Michael Watts
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Watts" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Watts" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780299140601>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0299140601" ;
   schema:isbn "9780299140601" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780299140649>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0299140644" ;
   schema:isbn "9780299140649" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654160002>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Living under contract." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/28710709> ; # Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/28710709>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/28710709> ; # Living under contract : contract farming and agrarian transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa
   schema:dateModified "2016-05-12" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.