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Author Paarlberg, Robert L.

Title Food politics : what everyone needs to know / Robert Paarlberg
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2010


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 MELB  338.19 Paa/Fpw  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 218 pages
Contents An overview of food politics -- Food production and population growth -- The politics of high food prices -- The politics of chronic hunger -- The politics of famine -- The green revolution controversy -- Food aid and food power -- The politics of obesity -- The politics of farm subsidies and trade -- Agriculture, the environment, and farm animals -- Agribusiness, supermarkets, and fast food -- Organic and local food -- Food safety and genetically engineered food -- Who governs the world food system?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Agriculture and state.
Food supply.
Food -- Marketing.
Nutrition policy.
LC no. 2009038334
ISBN 9780195389593 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780195389609 (hardcover : alk. paper)