The Living Land

3 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781853835179: The Living Land

The Living Land sets out a new 'stakeholder' vision for rural regeneration in Europe. It integrates three themes: sustainable agriculture, localised food systems and rural community development. All three offer ways of rebuilding natural and social capital, and a large 'sustainability dividend' is waiting to be released from current practices - creating more jobs, more wealth and better lives from less.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Jules Pretty is Director of the Centre for Environment and Society (CES) at the University of Essex. The CES is a transdisciplinary research centre that draws on the expertise of departments and research centres across the University. From 1989 to 1997, he was Director of the Sustainable Agriculture Programme at the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). The Programme was engaged in a wide range of collaborative research, policy, training and outreach programmes, mainly in Africa, Asia and Latin America. It was involved in the methodological development of new participatory approaches for community and social development. He is a founding member of the Agricultural Reform Group and the Neighbourhood Think Tank, a trustee for the Farmers World Network and The Pesticides Trust, editorial adviser to various journals, and member of the Institute of Biology and British Agricultural History Society and the Government's Advisory Committee on Release to the Environment (ACRE).

Review:

'A splendid book.' Derek Cooper, The Food Programme, BBC Radio Four 'An important book which combines careful analysis with a positive vision of the future.' Jonathan Dimbleby, journalist and broadcaster 'A helpful antidote to some of the guff that is written about the countryside, well argued and based on hard fact rather than sentiment.' John Humphrys, Today, BBC Radio Four 'This is a good book: it is well researched, strong on analysis and creative in the vision that it portrays for the future.' Experimental Agriculture 'The book has many praiseworthy characteristics, in particular, its copious references to practical examples from around the world, its clarity of exposition and argument, the relentless nature of its analysis and statistical illustration.' Agricultural Science

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 53.95
US$ 51.54

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jules Pretty Obe
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.The Living Land sets out a new stakeholder vision for rural regeneration in Europe. It integrates three themes: sustainable agriculture, localised food systems and rural community development. All three offer ways of rebuilding natural and social capital, and a large sustainability dividend is waiting to be released from current practices - creating more jobs, more wealth and better lives from less. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781853835179

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 51.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jules Pretty Obe
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. The Living Land sets out a new stakeholder vision for rural regeneration in Europe. It integrates three themes: sustainable agriculture, localised food systems and rural community development. All three offer ways of rebuilding natural and social capital, and a large sustainability dividend is waiting to be released from current practices - creating more jobs, more wealth and better lives from less. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9781853835179

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 51.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Obe,Jules Pretty
Published by EarthScan
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description EarthScan. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover-336pp- A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Bookseller Inventory # 2017574

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 51.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

OBE, JULES PRETTY.
Published by Routledge (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9781853835179 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0191898

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 43.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Pretty, Jules N.
Published by Routledge (2016)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2016; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9781853835179_lsuk

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 50.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.16
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Obe, Jules Pretty (Author)
Published by Earthscan / James & James (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Earthscan / James & James, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 336 pages. 9.25x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __185383517X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 48.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.00
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Jules Pretty Obe
Published by Routledge (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1999. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 3 to 5 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # LQ-9781853835179

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.00
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Obe, Jules Pretty
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. Book Condition: New. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Bookseller Inventory # 185383517X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 57.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Jules Pretty Obe
Published by Routledge (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1999. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IQ-9781853835179

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 53.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Jules Pretty Obe; Jules Pretty
Published by Routledge (1999)
ISBN 10: 185383517X ISBN 13: 9781853835179
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M185383517X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 61.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book