2013
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Sustainable Land Use and Rural Development in Southeast Asia: Innovations and Policies for Mountainous Areas

ISBN: 978-3-642-33376-7 (Print) 978-3-642-33377-4 (Online)
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Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-27

      From Challenges to Sustainable Solutions for Upland Agriculture in Southeast Asia

  3. Environmental and Social Challenges

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 31-107

      Beyond the Horizons: Challenges and Prospects for Soil Science and Soil Care in Southeast Asia

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 109-148

      Water and Matter Flows in Mountainous Watersheds of Southeast Asia: Processes and Implications for Management

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 149-173

      Agricultural Pesticide Use in Mountainous Areas of Thailand and Vietnam: Towards Reducing Exposure and Rationalizing Use

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 175-212

      Linkages Between Agriculture, Poverty and Natural Resource Use in Mountainous Regions of Southeast Asia

  4. Technology-Based Innovation Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 213-213

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 215-228

      Mango and Longan Production in Northern Thailand: The Role of Water Saving Irrigation and Water Stress Monitoring

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 229-279

      Soil Conservation on Sloping Land: Technical Options and Adoption Constraints

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 281-317

      Improved Sustainable Aquaculture Systems for Small-Scale Farmers in Northern Vietnam

  5. Policies and Institutional Innovations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 319-319

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 321-365

      Participatory Approaches to Research and Development in the Southeast Asian Uplands: Potential and Challenges

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 367-432

      Integrated Modeling of Agricultural Systems in Mountainous Areas

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 433-461

      Rethinking Knowledge Provision for the Marginalized: Rural Networks and Novel Extension Approaches in Vietnam

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 463-490

      Policies for Sustainable Development: The Commercialization of Smallholder Agriculture