The Resource Food production in urban areas : a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana, Kwaku Obosu-Mensah

Food production in urban areas : a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana, Kwaku Obosu-Mensah

Label
Food production in urban areas : a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana
Title
Food production in urban areas
Title remainder
a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana
Statement of responsibility
Kwaku Obosu-Mensah
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Obosu-Mensah, Kwaku
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
S473.G482
LC item number
A336 1999
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S473.G42
NAL item number
O37 1999
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban agriculture
  • Urban agriculture
  • Food supply
  • Food supply
  • Urban agriculture
  • Agriculture en milieu urbain
  • Aliments
  • Landwirtschaft
  • Lebensmittelversorgung
  • Stadt
  • Ghana
  • Ghana
Label
Food production in urban areas : a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana, Kwaku Obosu-Mensah
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-225)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Research Design
  • Sampling
  • Sample Characteristics
  • Data Collection Procedures
  • Data Analysis
  • Comments on Methodology
  • The Emergence of Contemporary Urban Agriculture
  • Early Colonial Era (c. 1890-1920): Period of Immobile Labour
  • Mid-Colonial Period (1921-1948): Period of Limited Mobile Labour
  • Late Colonial Era (1949 -- 1956): Period of Dynamic Labour
  • Background of the Study
  • Nkrumah's Era (1957-1965)
  • NLC/Busia's Era (1966-1972)
  • Acheampong/Akuffo's Era (1972-1979)
  • Rawlings' Era (1979-1998)
  • Official Attitudes Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Reasons for Official Negative Attitude Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Reasons for Official Positive Attitudes Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Characteristics of Urban Farmers
  • Gender, Age and Marital Status
  • Size of Household
  • Significance of the Study
  • Socio-Economic Background
  • Length of Stay in Urban Area
  • Origin of Urban Farmers
  • Logistics
  • Quitting Urban Agriculture
  • Influence of Social Inequality on Urban Agriculture
  • Land Ownership
  • Home Regions of Urban Cultivators
  • Geographical and Social Mobility of Urban Residents
  • Open-space Farming
  • Definition of the Concept of Urban Agriculture
  • Enclosed Farming
  • Effects of Social Networks on Urban Agriculture
  • Characteristics of Relationships
  • Cultivation Close to Each Other
  • Categories or Types of Urban Agriculture
  • Review of the Literature
  • Urban Agriculture: The Recent Debate
  • Permanency of Urban Agriculture
  • Research Methodology
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 231 pages
Isbn
9780754610298
Lccn
99072607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40882461
  • (OCoLC)ocm40882461
Label
Food production in urban areas : a study of urban agriculture in Accra, Ghana, Kwaku Obosu-Mensah
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-225)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Research Design
  • Sampling
  • Sample Characteristics
  • Data Collection Procedures
  • Data Analysis
  • Comments on Methodology
  • The Emergence of Contemporary Urban Agriculture
  • Early Colonial Era (c. 1890-1920): Period of Immobile Labour
  • Mid-Colonial Period (1921-1948): Period of Limited Mobile Labour
  • Late Colonial Era (1949 -- 1956): Period of Dynamic Labour
  • Background of the Study
  • Nkrumah's Era (1957-1965)
  • NLC/Busia's Era (1966-1972)
  • Acheampong/Akuffo's Era (1972-1979)
  • Rawlings' Era (1979-1998)
  • Official Attitudes Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Reasons for Official Negative Attitude Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Reasons for Official Positive Attitudes Toward Urban Agriculture
  • Characteristics of Urban Farmers
  • Gender, Age and Marital Status
  • Size of Household
  • Significance of the Study
  • Socio-Economic Background
  • Length of Stay in Urban Area
  • Origin of Urban Farmers
  • Logistics
  • Quitting Urban Agriculture
  • Influence of Social Inequality on Urban Agriculture
  • Land Ownership
  • Home Regions of Urban Cultivators
  • Geographical and Social Mobility of Urban Residents
  • Open-space Farming
  • Definition of the Concept of Urban Agriculture
  • Enclosed Farming
  • Effects of Social Networks on Urban Agriculture
  • Characteristics of Relationships
  • Cultivation Close to Each Other
  • Categories or Types of Urban Agriculture
  • Review of the Literature
  • Urban Agriculture: The Recent Debate
  • Permanency of Urban Agriculture
  • Research Methodology
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 231 pages
Isbn
9780754610298
Lccn
99072607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40882461
  • (OCoLC)ocm40882461

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