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Published: 25 September 2013

280 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199322381

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Food Politics

What Everyone Needs to Know®

Second Edition

Robert Paarlberg

What Everyone Needs To Know®

  • Concise, straightforward introduction to the range of phenomena the media has dubbed "food politics"
  • Will act as a counterpoint to the overwhelmingly alarmist literature on the food crisis
  • Paarlberg is an expert on food policy, a viewpoint underrepresented in the current popular literature
  • Lively writing, highly readable Q&A format; part of the popular What Everyone Needs to Know series

New to this Edition:

  • Text fully updated to reflect latest research and policy developments
  • Includes expanded discussion of several issues including biofuels, agriculture and the environment, and water and climate change
  • Features new chapters on livestock, meat and fish and the future of food politics

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