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Agricultural Extension

TextbookOut of Print

Edited By: AW Van den Ban and HS Hawkins

294 pages, Figs

Wiley-Blackwell

Paperback | Dec 1996 | Edition: 2 | #7726 | ISBN: 063204053X
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About this book

Major rewrite of this key textbook, now emphasising sustainable farming practices, the role of NGOs, empowerment of local communities, role of information technology, importance of competition and the role of private enterprise. Designed primarily for undergraduate and postgraduate use, it is also useful for extension in-service training programmes and extension agents.


Contents

Extension and extension education; methods for influencing human behaviour; extension ethics; theoretical background to farmers' use of extension; evaluation and monitoring; participation of farmers in extension programmes; organization and management of extension organizations; the role of agriculture extension.

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