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The Resource Hungry for profit : the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment, edited by Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster, and Frederick H. Buttel

Hungry for profit : the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment, edited by Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster, and Frederick H. Buttel

Label
Hungry for profit : the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment
Title
Hungry for profit
Title remainder
the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster, and Frederick H. Buttel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.H86 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Magdoff, Fred
  • Foster, John Bellamy
  • Buttel, Frederick H
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  • Agricultural industries
  • Agriculture
  • Sustainable agriculture
Label
Hungry for profit : the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment, edited by Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster, and Frederick H. Buttel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An overview / Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster and Frederick H. Buttel -- The agrarian origins of capitalism / Ellen Meiksins Wood -- Liebig, Marx, and the depletion of soil fertility : relevance for today's agriculture / John Bellamy Foster and Fred Magdoff -- Concentration of ownership and control in agriculture / William D. Heffernan -- Ecological impacts of industrial agriculture and the possibilities for truly sustainable farming / Miguel A. Altieri -- The maturing of capitalist agriculture : farmer as proletarian / R.C. Lewontin -- New agricultural biotechnologies : the struggle for democratic choice / Gerard Middendorf ... [et al.] -- Global food politics / Philip McMichael -- The great global enclosure of our times : peasants and the agrarian question at the end of the twentieth century / Farshad Araghi -- Organizing U.S. farm workers : a continuous struggle / Linda C. Majka and Theo J. Majka -- Rebuilding local food systems from the grassroots up / Elizabeth Henderson -- Want amid plenty : from hunger to inequality / Janet Poppendieck -- Cuba : a successful case study of sustainable agriculture / Peter M. Rosset -- The importance of land reform in the reconstruction of China / Wiliam Hinton
Control code
44420823
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9781583670156
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00056000
Label
Hungry for profit : the agribusiness threat to farmers, food, and the environment, edited by Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster, and Frederick H. Buttel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An overview / Fred Magdoff, John Bellamy Foster and Frederick H. Buttel -- The agrarian origins of capitalism / Ellen Meiksins Wood -- Liebig, Marx, and the depletion of soil fertility : relevance for today's agriculture / John Bellamy Foster and Fred Magdoff -- Concentration of ownership and control in agriculture / William D. Heffernan -- Ecological impacts of industrial agriculture and the possibilities for truly sustainable farming / Miguel A. Altieri -- The maturing of capitalist agriculture : farmer as proletarian / R.C. Lewontin -- New agricultural biotechnologies : the struggle for democratic choice / Gerard Middendorf ... [et al.] -- Global food politics / Philip McMichael -- The great global enclosure of our times : peasants and the agrarian question at the end of the twentieth century / Farshad Araghi -- Organizing U.S. farm workers : a continuous struggle / Linda C. Majka and Theo J. Majka -- Rebuilding local food systems from the grassroots up / Elizabeth Henderson -- Want amid plenty : from hunger to inequality / Janet Poppendieck -- Cuba : a successful case study of sustainable agriculture / Peter M. Rosset -- The importance of land reform in the reconstruction of China / Wiliam Hinton
Control code
44420823
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
248 p.
Isbn
9781583670156
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00056000

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