The many meanings of adoption

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Researcher's References

Pannell, D.J., Marshall, G.R., Barr, N., Curtis, A., Vanclay, F. and Wilkinson, R. (2006). Understanding and promoting adoption of conservation practices by rural landholders. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 46(11): 1407-1424. [If you or your organisation subscribes to the Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture you can access the paper at: http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/72/paper/EA05037.htm (or non-subscribers can buy a copy on-line for A$25). Otherwise, email David.Pannell@uwa.edu.au to ask for a copy.]

Pannell, D.J., Marshall, G.R., Barr, N., Curtis, A., Vanclay, F. and Wilkinson, R. (2006). Adoption of conservation practices by rural landholders, Connections: Farm, Food and Resource Issues, here http://www.agrifood.info/connections/2006/Pannell_et_al.html. (summary version of above paper).

 


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About the Researcher

Roger Wilkinson

Senior Social Researcher, Department of Primary Industries, Bendigo Centre

Roger's research interests include social change in rural areas, adoption of new technology, perceptions of risk, social aspects of biotechnology community involvement and consultation and scientific and local knowledge.

Qualifications

* Woolclassing Certificate, Melbourne College of Textiles, 1984
* Bachelor of Agricultural Science, University of Melbourne, 1985
* Master of Agricultural Science (Rural Sociology), University of Melbourne, 1989
* Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy major), University of Melbourne, 1993
* Postgraduate Diploma of Agricultural Engineering, Lincoln University, New Zealand, 1997

contact:

roger.wilkinson@dpi.vic.gov.au