Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development

IMISCOE Short Reader

by Michele Nori, Domenica Farinella

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Book Description

This open access short reader looks into the dynamics which have reshaped rural development and human landscapes in European agriculture and the role of immigrant people. Within this framework it analyses contemporary rural migrations and the emergence of immigrants in relation to the incorporation of agrarian systems into global markets, the European agricultural governance (CAP), and the struggle of local territories as differentiated practices in constant stress between innovation and resilience. It specifically explores the case of immigrant shepherds to describe the reconfiguration of agriculture systems and rural landscapes in Europe following intense immigration and the related provision of skilled labour at a relatively low cost. Being written in a very accessible way, this reader is an interesting read to students, researchers, academics, policy makers, and practitioners.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development ebook for free in PDF format (3.1 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2020
Pages
146
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030428624
ISBN10
3030428621
ISBN13 Digital
9783030428631
ISBN10 Digital
303042863X
PDF Size
3.1 MB
License
CC BY

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