TITLE

Sustainable Agriculture: Towards a Conflict Management Based Agricultural Extension

AUTHOR(S)
Ahmadvand, Mostafa; Karami, Ezatollah
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Applied Sciences;2007, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p3880
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study aims to provide an alternative conceptual framework for agricultural extension, which can deal with environmental scarcity, conflict and challenges in sustainable way. For this purpose, a brief history of agricultural extension and conflict is introduced and then conflict management approaches are reviewed. Finally, an alternative model is proposed to use conflict management approach as a basis for agricultural extension. The implication of conflict management approach in agricultural extension is far-reaching: it requires new modes of analysis and different roles and tasks.
ACCESSION #
27936327

 

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