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Rice Science and Development Politics: IRRI's Strategies and Asian Diversity 1950-1980

Out of Print

By: RS Anderson, E Levy and B Morrison

410 pages, Maps, tables

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 1991 | #12349 | ISBN: 0198283415
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The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) was established to help solve world food problems. This book examines the planning and development of the Institute, its efforts to persuade Asian governments to try to increase food production by following its advice, and the interaction between technology at IRRI, rice scientists, and national research strategies.


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