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Title The fight over food : producers, consumers, and activists challenge the global food system / edited by Wynne Wright and Gerad Middendorf
Published University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, [2008]


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 MELB  338.19 Wri/Fof  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 301 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Series Rural studies series
Rural studies series (University Park, Pa.)
Contents Agency and resistance in the sociology of agriculture and food / Alessandro Bonanno, Douglas H. Constance -- Agency and the agrifood system / William H. Friedland -- Resistance, agency, and counterwork : a theoretical positioning / Norman Long -- Counterhegemony or bourgeois piggery? Food politics and the case of FoodShare / Josée Johnston -- Resistance, redistribution, and power in the fair trade banana initiative / Aimee Shreck -- Sustaining outrage : cultural capital, strategic location, and motivating sensibilities in the U.S. anti-genetic engineering movement / William A. Munro, Rachel A. Shurman -- Social life and transformation in salmon fisheries and aquaculture / Michael Skladany -- Infertile ground : the struggle for a new Puerto Rican food system / Amy Guptill -- Possibilities for revitalizing local agriculture : evidence from four counties in Washington State / Raymond A. Jussaume Jr., Kazumi Kondoh -- Consumers and citizens in the global agrifood system : the cases of New Zealand and South Africa in the global red meat chain / Keiko Tanaka, Elizabeth Ransom -- From mindful eating to structural change / Wynne Wright, Gerad Middendorf
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Food supply -- Social aspects.
Agriculture -- Social aspects.
Author Wright, Wynne.
Middendorf, Gerad.
LC no. 2007021140
ISBN 9780271032740 (cloth : alk. paper)
027103274X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780271032757 (paperback: alk. paper)
0271032758 (paperback: alk. paper)