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Community structure and farmers' farm practice adoption

Community structure and farmers' farm practice adoption

Bulletin of Rural Economics and Sociology 8(2): 281-312

A composite measure of structural differentiation of agricultural villages was constructed by means of Guttman scale analysis, to demonstrate a systematic variation in the institutional complexity of the communities. About 450 farmers were interviewed from 25 sampled agricultural communities which were randomly selected from high, medium and low levels of communities' scale of structural differentiation.

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