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Refashioning Nature: Food, Ecology and Culture

Edited By: D Goodman and M Redclift

279 pages, Illus


Paperback | Dec 1991 | #14559 | ISBN: 0415067030
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Hardback | Dec 1991 | #14558 | ISBN: 0415067022
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Analyses the apparently opposed imperatives of political economy and sustainability and concludes that the present means of food production satisfy the demands of neither North nor South.


Introduction 1. Food into Freezers: Women into Factories 2. The Passing of Rural Society 3. The Origins of the Modern Agri-Food System 4. Internationalisation and the Third World Food System 5. Engineering Life: Agri-Biotechnologies and the Food System 6. The Food System and the Environment 7. Conclusion: Counter Revolution Bibliography

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