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Agricultural development and food security in Africa : the impact of Chinese, Indian and Brazilian Investments / edited by Fantu Cheru and Renu Modi.

Author/creator Fantu Cheru, 1949-
Other author/creatorModi, Renu.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoLondon : Zed Books, [2013]
Descriptionxiii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Subject(s)
Series Africa now
Africa now (Zed Books) ^A1143809
Contents Introduction: Peasants, the state and foreign direct investment in African agriculture / Fantu Cheru and Renu Modi -- Catalysing an agricultural revolution in Africa: what role for foreign direct investment? / Fantu Cheru, Renu Modi and Sanusha Naidu -- Agrarian transformation in Africa and its decolonisation / Sam Moyo -- India and Africa: new trends in sustainable agricultural development / Gurjit Singh -- India's strategy for African agriculture: assessing the technology, knowledge and finance platforms / Renu Modi -- Up for grabs: the case of large Indian investments in Ethiopian agriculture / Dessalegn Rahmato -- Indian agricultural companies, 'land grabbing' in Africa and activists' responses / Rick Rowden -- Brazil's cooperation in African agricultural development and food security / Thomas Cooper Patriota and Francesco Maria Pierri -- Brazil, biofuels and food security in Mozambique / Kai Thaler -- South-South cooperation in agriculture: the India, Brazil and South Africa dialogue forum / Alexandra Arkhangelskaya and Albert Khamatshin -- China's food security challenge: what role for Africa? / Simon Freemantle and Jeremy Stevens -- China's agricultural and rural development: lessons for African countries / Xiuli Xu and Xiaoyun Li -- Conclusions and the way forward / Fantu Cheru and Renu Modi.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 230-252) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2013478598
ISBN9781780323725 (hbk.)
ISBN1780323727 (hbk.)
ISBN1780323719 (pbk.)
ISBN9781780323718 (pbk.)

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