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Transforming Urban Food Systems in Secondary Cities in Africa

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Introduction: African Secondary City Food Systems in Context
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    Chapter 2 Understanding Secondary City Typologies: A Food Governance Lens
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    Chapter 3 Practice Theory and Informal Urban Livelihoods in M’Bour, Senegal: A Case Study of Urban Cultivation
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    Chapter 4 Co-productive Urban Planning: Protecting and Expanding Food Security in Uganda’s Secondary Cities
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    Chapter 5 The Role of the Informal Sector in Epworth’s Food System, Zimbabwe
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    Chapter 6 The Enabling Environment for Informal Food Traders in Nigeria’s Secondary Cities
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    Chapter 7 Secondary Cities and Urban Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa
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    Chapter 8 Spatial Characteristics of Urban Food Systems and Food Retailers in Smaller Urban Areas
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    Chapter 9 Food Insecurity, Food Sourcing and Food Coping Strategies in the OOO Urban Corridor, Namibia
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    Chapter 10 Analysing Diet Composition and Food Insecurity by Socio-Economic Status in Secondary African Cities
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    Chapter 11 Household Dietary Patterns and Food Security Challenges in Peri-Urban South Africa: A Reflection of High Unemployment in the Wake of Rising Food Prices
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    Chapter 12 “We Eat Every Day, but I’m Perpetually Hungry”: Interrogating Food System Transformation and (Forced) Dietary Changes in Tamale, Ghana
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    Chapter 13 Understanding Food Security and Hunger in Xai-Xai, Mozambique
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    Chapter 14 Hunger in an Agricultural City: Exploring Vulnerability in Dschang, Cameroon
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    Chapter 15 Non-timber Forest Products in Cameroon’s Food System and the Impact of Climate Change on Food Security in Dschang
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    Chapter 16 Accessibility of Sanitary Facilities Among Food Sellers in African Secondary Cities: Implications for Food Safety and Urban Planning Policies
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    Chapter 17 Migrant Remittances and Household Food Security in Mzuzu, Malawi
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    Chapter 18 Rural-Urban Migrants in Mzuzu’s Informal Food Trading System
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    Chapter 19 Rent as Ransom: Lodging and Food Security in Gweru, Zimbabwe
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Transforming Urban Food Systems in Secondary Cities in Africa
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2023
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-93072-1
978-3-03-093071-4, 978-3-03-093072-1

Liam Riley, Jonathan Crush

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Country Count As %
Unknown 87 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 15 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 8%
Lecturer 3 3%
Lecturer > Senior Lecturer 2 2%
Student > Bachelor 2 2%
Other 10 11%
Unknown 48 55%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 11 13%
Social Sciences 11 13%
Environmental Science 3 3%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 2%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 2%
Other 9 10%
Unknown 49 56%