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The Resource One billion hungry : can we feed the world?, Gordon Conway with Katy Wilson ; foreword by Rajiv Shah

One billion hungry : can we feed the world?, Gordon Conway with Katy Wilson ; foreword by Rajiv Shah

Label
One billion hungry : can we feed the world?
Title
One billion hungry
Title remainder
can we feed the world?
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Conway with Katy Wilson ; foreword by Rajiv Shah
Title variation
1 billion hungry
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In One Billion Hungry, Sir Gordon Conway, one of the world's foremost experts on global food needs, explains the many interrelated issues critical to our global food supply from the science of agricultural advances to the politics of food security. He expands the discussion begun in his influential The Doubly Green Revolution: Food for All in the Twenty-First Century, emphasizing the essential combination of increased food production, environmental stability, and poverty reduction necessary to end endemic hunger on our planet."--Back cover
Cataloging source
AZK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conway, Gordon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, Katy
  • Conway, Gordon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural innovations
  • Green Revolution
  • Food supply
  • Food security
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Innovations agricoles
  • Disponibilités alimentaires
  • Révolution verte
  • Faim
  • Productivité agricole
  • Agriculture durable
  • Agricultural innovations
  • Food security
  • Food supply
  • Green Revolution
  • Developing countries
  • Landwirtschaft
  • Grüne Revolution
  • Lebensmittelversorgung
  • Ernährungssicherung
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
One billion hungry : can we feed the world?, Gordon Conway with Katy Wilson ; foreword by Rajiv Shah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published with the support of Agriculture for Impact, Imperial College, London."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acute and chronic crises -- What is hunger? -- The Green Revolution -- The political economy of food security -- A doubly green revolution -- Sustainable intensification -- Appropriate technology -- Creating markets -- Designer crops -- The livestock revolution -- Farmers as innovators -- Controlling pests -- Rooted in the soil -- Sustained by water -- Adapting to climate change -- Reducing greenhouse gases -- Can we feed the world?
Control code
ocn961574637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 439, [9] pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801451331
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8hcg6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961574637
Label
One billion hungry : can we feed the world?, Gordon Conway with Katy Wilson ; foreword by Rajiv Shah
Publication
Note
"Published with the support of Agriculture for Impact, Imperial College, London."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acute and chronic crises -- What is hunger? -- The Green Revolution -- The political economy of food security -- A doubly green revolution -- Sustainable intensification -- Appropriate technology -- Creating markets -- Designer crops -- The livestock revolution -- Farmers as innovators -- Controlling pests -- Rooted in the soil -- Sustained by water -- Adapting to climate change -- Reducing greenhouse gases -- Can we feed the world?
Control code
ocn961574637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 439, [9] pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801451331
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8hcg6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961574637

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