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Masculinities and management in agricultural organisations worldwide

Barbara Pini

Masculinities and management in agricultural organisations worldwide

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Published by Ashgate in Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural men -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Men -- Psychology -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Masculinity -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Sex role -- Cross-cultural studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Barbara Pini.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    SeriesGender and organizational theory
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1090 .P556 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16753197M
    ISBN 109780754647348
    LC Control Number2008014373

    force participation by women in the agricultural sector is increasing relative to men, and women are taking over management duties on farms without losses to efficiency (assuming equal access to vital inputs). However, Mu and van de Walle () found a less conclusive result in : A Thesis.


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The central aim of this book is to document and critique the discourses by which managerial farming men legitimate and reproduce their organizational power.

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Masculinities and Management in Agricultural Organizations Worldwide (Gender and Organizational Theory): Economics Books @ ed by: "Using contemporary gender theory to examine gender and rurality beyond that of simply women/femininities, this illuminating book accurately locates the subject of masculinities within the rural/agricultural context." "While there has been a wealth of literature on men and masculinities published in recent years, the climate of ideas has been typically experienced through an urban lens.

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Barbara Pini. 12 Sep Boyle, M.V. “Sailing twixt Scylla and Charybdis”: Negotiating multiple organisational masculinities. Women in Management Review, 11 June, vol. 17, no.Masculinities and management in agricultural organisations worldwide. Aldershot: Ashgate.

Book traversal links for (ii) Further works. An interdisciplinary, cross-cultural study of masculinities in organizational settings is provided in this volume. The contributions shed new light on many of the misconceptions that have plagued the study of organizations, arguing that: sex and gender are not synonymous; masculinity is not homogenous; and that the difference presented by masculinities and men needs to be studied if valuing.

National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers‎ (3 C, 2 P) Pages in category "Agricultural organisations based in the United Kingdom" The following 57 pages are in this category, out of 57 total. Her first book, Masculinities and Management in Agricultural Organizations Worldwide was published by Ashgate in and will be followed by the co-authored book (with Lia Bryant) Gender and Rurality (Routledge) and the edited books Women and Representation in Local Government: International Case Studies (with Paula McDonald, Routledge) and Cited by: Pages in category "Agricultural organisations based in Wales" The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). List of UK agricultural organisations based in the UK. BAGMA - The trade association for farm, garden and agricultural machinery dealers across the UK.; British Veterinary Nursing Association - The British Veterinary Nursing Association is the national representative body for Veterinary Nurses.; Campden BRI - Food organisation providing food, drink research and services to the food industry.

Written by leading researchers from four continents, this book offers a broad and contemporary assessment of the ways in which gender affects workplace communication and how this in turn influences people's choices, training, opportunities and career development. - Again, if you read something from the book and you don't understand it, just google it.

It is probably not your fault if you don't understand it. I could keep on going but this book almost made me lose interest in such an interesting area that can be helpful for future managers. Don't buy the book. Avoid buying the by: List of agricultural organizations.

Language; Watch; Edit; This is a list of agricultural organizations. International. 4-H; FAO; Brazil. Instituto Agronômico de Campinas; United States. American Farm Bureau Federation; American Poultry Association; National FFA.

Agricultural Machinery Research and Design Centre; Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand; Agriculture Western Australia; Angus Society of Australia; Animal and Plant Health Service; Animal Health Laboratory (Tas) Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics Inc.

AUS-Meat. Scottish Agricultural Organisations Society (SAOS)A development and advisory body for farmers, growers and rural businesses. Scottish Landowners Federation (SLF)Formed to promote high standards of management and use of land.

Small Farms Association (SFA)Formed in to represent the interests of small farmers across the UK. This book is about the prevalent characteristics and distribution of the major agricultural systems of the world - shifting cultivation, wet rice cultivation, pastoral nomadism, Mediterranean agriculture, mixed farming, dairying, plantations, ranching and large-scale grain production.

In Part One some major periods and processes that have affected agriculture are discussed. A gendered approach to peacebuilding and conflict resolution must therefore also provide an analysis of the roles which men play in society and in conflict.

Moreover, it is important to consider how masculine socialisation and norms are linked to the use of violence, and the pressure placed on men to conform to the traditional masculine role of.

organisations of the people might be an advantage in some ways, but it also brings disadvantages in terms of the replication of existing social hierarchies within organisations (so the needs of the poorest members are still neglected), weak management (leading to poor accountability to members) and.

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The focus on masculinities springs from the critical studies on men and masculinities (for a discussion on the rise and scope of CSM see Hearn Hearn,a rather small and relatively new Author: Jeff Hearn. management and empowered human and social capital.

There is considerable variation between organisations as regards their origins, legal status, commodity and geographical base, and objectives, and these differences are associated with differences in size, complexity, management structures, activities and outputs.

These include provision ofFile Size: KB. Masculinities and Management in Agricultural Organizations Worldwide Using contemporary gender theory to examine gender and rurality beyond that of simply women/femininities, this illuminating book accurately locates the subject of masculinities within the rural/agricultural : $ Non-governmental organisations - state interactions NGOs and national agricultural research and training Institutions (NARTIs) NGOs and the Donor linkage Relationships with the private commercial sector Summary and Conclusions   Management Functions Are Essential to Successful Farm Businesses Posted Jan.

1, Successfully managing a farm business is certainly the goal of farm owners. The quality of the decisions made by management is an important component in determining the longevity of the business.

Prudent managers are continually looking for management resources. Agricultural economics is an applied field of economics concerned with the application of economic theory in optimizing the production and distribution of food and fiber.

Agricultural economics began as a branch of economics that specifically dealt with land usage, it focused on maximizing the crop yield while maintaining a good soil ecosystem. Autonomy for agricultural research organizations (English) Abstract.

The decline in public funding for agricultural research and the growing use of competitive funding is forcing public agricultural research organizations (ROs) to become more efficient and : John L.

Nickel. The multinational organisation, being in the lower right corner of the matrix in Figurefocuses primarily on national differences to achieve its strategic objectives. Many of its characteristics are the reverse of the global ts, processes, strategies, even management systems, might be flexibly modified to each country to adapt to local needs and sometimes to local.

Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research: The CGIAR mission is to achieve sustainable food security and reduce poverty in developing countries through scientific research and research-related activities in the fields of agriculture, forestry, fisheries, policy, and environment.

Management of human resources in agricultural sector enterprises enterprises of the food industry and 29 are enterprises of agricultural primary products. All the examined subjects were in terms of the size, included in the category of small and medium-sized enterprises.

THE ROLE OF WOMEN PRODUCER ORGANIZATIONS IN AGRICULTURAL VALUE CHAINS PRACTICAL LESSONS FROM AFRICA AND INDIA by Aziz Elbehri and Maria Lee * * Aziz Elbehri is a Senior Economist in FAO’s Trade and Markets Division and Maria Lee is an FAO consultant Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

The issue of gender in organizations has attracted much attention and debate over a number of years. The focus of examination is inequality of opportunity between the genders and the impact this has on organizations, individual men and women, and society as a whole. TOMAK (To'os ba Moris Di'ak, or Farming for Prosperity) is an agricultural livelihoods program supported by the Australian Government in Timor-Leste.

TOMAK is working closely with government, NGO and private sector partners to sustainably increase market engagement and household nutrition for farming families across the country. The ARMTI’s mandate includes dissemination of relevant management information that can further enhance efficient and effective management practice in the agricultural and rural sector.

To fulfill this mandate, ARMTI, from time to time, publishes information from special studies, researches and annual lectures for the benefit of operators as.

Scientific Papers Series Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development Vol. 14, Issue 1, PRINT ISSNE-ISSN individual costs, and increase productivity. New technologies cause a transfer of aggregate supply, as a result of which prices go Size: KB.

GTZ READER: Knowledge Management and Knowledge Systems for Rural Development 4 Contribution Three is provided by Tonino Zellweger (Swiss Center for Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, LBL).

He presents the Neuchâtel Group and Size: 93KB. International Journal of Marketing, Financial Services & Management Research_____ ISSN Vol.2, No. 9, September () Online available at The per capita income of the millions of agricultural workers is less than half a dollar per Size: KB.

Women are important stakeholders in agriculture water management--they play a key role in water and land conservation, rainwater harvesting, and watershed management. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that million people are undernourished and food production would have to increase by 70 per cent to.

Yet the U.S. Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) predicts that emerging technologies in the agricultural sector will result in the demise of over one million small and moderate size farms by the yearleaving 75 % of U. agricultural production concentrated wit large farms with annual sales exceeding $, (OTA, ).

Reviews. Nowhere is the participatory approach to agricultural research more urgently needed than in Africa. These case studies should be read by everyone with a long-term interest in the welfare of rural Africa because they show that, although there is a long way to go, the enthusiasm and commitment are already in place to enable NGOs to meet this vital challenge.'.

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It is the role of farmer organisations to improve existing agricultural marketing structures or else find another way.The Agri-Food Industry and the E-Landscape: /ch This chapter provides a brief introduction to the agri-food industry sector and the role that electronic technologies are increasingly playing in ensuring aCited by: 1.