The Cultivated Landscape: An Exploration of Art and Agriculture

The Cultivated Landscape: An Exploration of Art and Agriculture

By: Craig Pearson (author), Judith Nasby (author)Hardback

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Description

This unique history of agriculture as illustrated in art since the Middle Ages illuminates the complex issues facing agriculture today.

About Author

Craig Pearson is presidential advisor on international programs and professor of agricultural policy, the University of Guelph. He has been dean, Ontario Agricultural College, chief scientist with the Bureau of Rural Sciences in the Australian government,

Contents

Preface; Acknowledgements 1.Custodians of the Landscape in Europe; 2. New World Expansion; 3. Production and Productivity; 4. Productivity to Excess; 5. Sustainability; 6. Millennium Accounting; 7. Connecting the Future Appendices; Notes; Bibliography; Information on Illustrations; About the Authors; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773532465
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780773532465
  • ISBN10: 0773532463

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