By Vaughan Higgins, Geoffrey Lawrence
Nutrition safeguard and sustainability are arguably an important matters dealing with the agri-food area initially of a brand new millennium. In an period of globalization, the place state states seem to have a diminishing function in governing those issues, the present and rising energy kinfolk underpinning agri-food law call for renewed scholarly recognition. Drawing upon the services of a few of the main popular writers in rural sociology, geography and anthropology, this e-book exhibits how globalization techniques open up a brand new regulatory politics during which ‘non-political’ varieties of governing play an more and more influential position in shaping agricultural construction and intake. the 1st of its sort to significantly and comprehensively learn new kinds of governing and rules, this significant textual content explores the connection among globalization and new websites, areas and brokers of agricultural legislation, utilizing specific case experiences in built international locations to demonstrate issues made. Demonstrating the political importance of regulatory mechanisms extending past the country, the ebook additionally discusses the results for the governing of the agri-food zone.
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AGRICULTURAL GOVERNANCE: GLOBALIZATION AND THE NEW POLITICS OF REGULATION (Routledge Advances in Sociology) by Vaughan Higgins, Geoffrey Lawrence