pt. 1. Review and outlook -- pt. 2. Patterns and technology -- pt. 3. Interactions -- pt. 4. Economic effects
"Raising fish in rice paddies brings to farmers in Asia an important source of protein, as well as extra income. Rice--rish culture in China is an important addition to the English language literature in this area. Along with biological and ecological aspects of rice--fish culture, the book addresses its economic and social dimensions."