all ebooks in category: Agriculture & Food Policy (8)

Nourishment : A Philosophy of the Political Body
English | 2019 | ISBN: 135007389X | 417 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

In her new book, Corine Pelluchon argues that the dichotomy between nature and culture privileges the latter. She laments that the political system protects the …

Food Safety after Fukushima: Scientific Citizenship and the Politics of Risk
October 31, 2018 | ISBN: 0824872134 | English | 190 pages | PDF | 13 MB

The triple disaster that struck Japan in March 2011 forced people living there to confront new risks in their lives. Despite the Japanese government’s reassurance …

Grocery Story: The Promise of Food Co-ops in the Age of Grocery Giants
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 0865719071 | 304 pages | EPUB | 8.69 MB

Hungry for change? Put the power of food co-ops on your plate and grow your local food economy. Food has become ground-zero in our efforts …

Urban Agriculture and Food Systems: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
IGI Global | English | 2019 | ISBN-10: 1522580638 | 592 pages | PDF | 37.07 MB

by Information Resources Management Association (Author, Editor) In recent years, the global economy has struggled to meet the nutritional needs of a growing populace. In …

The Perfect Protein: The Fish Lover's Guide to Saving the Oceans and Feeding the World
English | May 28, 2013 | ISBN: 1609614992 | 208 pages | EPUB | 1 Mb

The planet will be home to more than 9 billion people by 2050, and we're already seeing critical levels of famine around the world mirrored …

Tudor Monastery Farm: Life in Rural England 500 Years Ago
English | October 21st, 2013 | ISBN: 1849906920 | 288 pages | EPUB | 69.65 MB

Ruth Goodman and Peter Ginn have become familiar faces on BBC2 after their hugely popular and immersive time-travelling experiments, Victorian, Edwardian and Wartime Farm. But …

Feeding the Other: Whiteness, Privilege, and Neoliberal Stigma in Food Pantries
English | PDF | 2019 | 313 Pages | ISBN : 0262536765 | 1.98 MB

How food pantries stigmatize their clients through a discourse that emphasizes hard work, self help, and economic productivity rather than food justice and equity. The …

GMO China : How Global Debates Transformed China's Agricultural Biotechnology Policies
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0231171676 | 311 Pages | PDF | 2.85 MB

In China, as elsewhere, the debate over genetically modified organisms has become polarized into anti- and pro-GMO camps. Given the size of China's population and …