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Marginality : Addressing the Nexus of Poverty, Exclusion and Ecology

Publication year: 2014

ISBN: 978-94-007-7061-4

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In this volume economists, ecology experts, geographers, agronomists, sociologist, and business experts come together to address marginality. The inter-disciplinary research offers conceptual innovations and presents the dimensions of marginality in developing countries. Economic, political, and environmental drivers are assessed and mapped globally and in detail for countries in Africa and Asia, especially Ethiopia, India, Bangladesh, China, Indonesia. Economic growth especially in rural areas remains and farming communities is central to poverty reduction but needs to be complemented with specific actions to reach those at the margins.

Subject: Earth and Environmental Science, Environment, general, Environmental Law, Policy, Ecojustice, Environmental Economics, Social Policy, Developing countries, Development, Environmental changes, Marginalization, Poverty