Get this from a library! Agroecologia: processos ecológicos em agricultura sustentável. [Stephen R Gliessman]. An internationally recognized leader in the field of agroecology, Stephen (Steve) Gliessman is the Alfred E. Heller Professor of Agroecology in UC Santa Cruz’s. Para alcanzar sostenibilidad la metodología agroecológica no solo se ancla en la Ecología, lo cual se describe en el trabajo, sino que Stephen R. Gliessman.

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Stephen R. Gliessman: Alfred E. Heller Professor of Agroecology, UC Santa Cruz

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However, if one is not familiar with all of the factors that can affect food production, it can be hard to recognize adaptive responses to those factors. Product details Paperback Publisher: English Choose a language for shopping. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption. The book then delves into power and control of food systems by agribusiness, and the need to develop a new paradigm that moves beyond production and explores issues of food justice, equity, food security and sovereignty.

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