Urban Agriculture

Lynch, Kenneth (2002) Urban Agriculture. In: The Companion to DEvelopment Studies. Arnold, London, pp. 268-272. ISBN 0-340-76050-8

[img] Text (Book Chapter, awaiting permission, coversheet to add)
Arnold2.DOC - Submitted Version
Restricted to Repository staff only

Download (81kB)

Abstract

Short chapter reviewing the significance of urban agriculture in the developing world. This chapter outlines some of the advantages and potential problems identified in the research on urban agriculture. It includes boxed case studies from Jakarta, Dakar and Kano. It concludes that the benefits and adverse impact can be different in different cities depending upon their social, economic, political and geographical circumstances.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Urban agriculture, Kano
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Natural & Social Sciences > Environmental Sciences
Research Priority Areas: Environmental Dynamics & Governance
Depositing User: Kenny Lynch
Date Deposited: 24 Feb 2016 16:01
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2016 16:01
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/3123

University Staff: Request a correction | Repository Editors: Update this record

University Of Gloucestershire

Bookmark and Share

Find Us On Social Media:

Social Media Icons Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube Pinterest Linkedin

Other University Web Sites

University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH. Telephone +44 (0)844 8010001.