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By David A Raitzer, George Norton

Precedence overview tools are particularly good built for commodity development courses, although, innovation is required for different, more recent parts of analysis that have influence pathways which are more durable to foretell. targeting precedence environment practices for agricultural examine, this booklet analyzes a number of precedence evaluate equipment and learn within the context of real-world stories and new ideas. Chapters current equipment which were used to articulate, discover and determine effect pathways and study priorities, whereas additionally contemplating their strengths and weaknesses and drawing jointly methodological lessons.

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