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The Resource The development of American agriculture : a historical analysis, Willard W. Cochrane

The development of American agriculture : a historical analysis, Willard W. Cochrane

Label
The development of American agriculture : a historical analysis
Title
The development of American agriculture
Title remainder
a historical analysis
Statement of responsibility
Willard W. Cochrane
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.1/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
S441
LC item number
.C62 1993
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S441.C62
NAL item number
1993
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The development of American agriculture : a historical analysis, Willard W. Cochrane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-484) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Introduction and overview -- Agricultural development a chronological history -- The colonial period - -- Breaking out of the Atlantic seaboard -- From pioneering to commercialization -- The last frontier -- Prosperity and depression -- The technical revolution -- US agriculture in a world market -- The forces of development and structural change -- Abundant land -- Farm mechanization and technological advance -- Building physical infrastructure transport and other elements -- Building social infrastructure education and research -- International inputs -- Environmental policy -- The role of government -- The forces in review -- Changes in structure, organization, and productivity -- The watersheds of development -- A conceptual model of agricultural development -- The demand and supply components -- Governmental intervention, cannibalism, and the treadmill -- Using the model to understand the s and s -- Summation -- Some concluding thoughts
Control code
26853710
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780816622825
Isbn Type
(hc : acid-free)
Lccn
92035698
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note; 1 invoice. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The development of American agriculture : a historical analysis, Willard W. Cochrane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-484) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Introduction and overview -- Agricultural development a chronological history -- The colonial period - -- Breaking out of the Atlantic seaboard -- From pioneering to commercialization -- The last frontier -- Prosperity and depression -- The technical revolution -- US agriculture in a world market -- The forces of development and structural change -- Abundant land -- Farm mechanization and technological advance -- Building physical infrastructure transport and other elements -- Building social infrastructure education and research -- International inputs -- Environmental policy -- The role of government -- The forces in review -- Changes in structure, organization, and productivity -- The watersheds of development -- A conceptual model of agricultural development -- The demand and supply components -- Governmental intervention, cannibalism, and the treadmill -- Using the model to understand the s and s -- Summation -- Some concluding thoughts
Control code
26853710
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 500 pages
Isbn
9780816622825
Isbn Type
(hc : acid-free)
Lccn
92035698
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note; 1 invoice. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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