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Stuffed and starved : the hidden battle for the world food system, Raj Patel

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Stuffed and starved : the hidden battle for the world food system
Title
Stuffed and starved
Title remainder
the hidden battle for the world food system
Statement of responsibility
Raj Patel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains the political and economic reasons behind the simultaneous hunger and obesity epidemics worldwide, and describes what is being done to eliminate these disparities
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patel, Raj
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.P277 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food industry and trade
  • Poverty
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Food industry and trade
  • Food supply
  • Poverty
Label
Stuffed and starved : the hidden battle for the world food system, Raj Patel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Revised and expanded edition"--Cover
  • First edition published in 2007 by Portobello Books, Great Britain
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Menu of Chapters
  • 2.
  • A Rural Autopsy
  • And on That Farm He Had a Wife
  • Crooked Fictions
  • Debtward Ho
  • After Despair
  • Did the WTO Kill Lee Kyung Hae?
  • Some Farmers Are Pushed
  • But Where Does It Stop?
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • 3.
  • You Have Become Mexican
  • NAFTA and After
  • Corn for the Rich Men Only
  • Once Were Farmers
  • Beyond a Border
  • The Wrong Explanation
  • Bringing Agriculture to the City of Angels
  • Lee Again
  • 4.
  • 1.
  • 'Just a Cry for Bread'
  • A Secret History of Refreshment
  • Rhodes' Conundrum
  • The Cold War for Food
  • After Food Aid
  • The World Trade Organization
  • 5.
  • The Customer is Our Enemy: A Brief Introduction to Food System Business
  • Permanent Banana Republic: The United Fruit Company
  • Varieties of Consolidation
  • Introduction
  • The Market for Political Favour
  • Dwayne Andreas and the Currying of National Interest
  • 6.
  • Better Living through Chemistry
  • The Knowledge and the Initiative
  • Who Knows What
  • Corporations Address the Needs of the Poor
  • I'd Like to Thank the Academy
  • For Africa!
  • Making up Makhathini
  • Our Big Fat Contradiction
  • Better Through Living Chemistry
  • 7.
  • Glycine Rex
  • Secret Ingredient
  • A Whole Hill of Beans
  • Learning the Soy Samba
  • The Perfect Storm
  • Blairo Maggi-Poster Soy
  • The View from Afar
  • The Perils of National Development
  • Arcadia Lost
  • The World's Most Important Social Movement
  • Bringing It Home
  • 8.
  • Checking out of Supermarkets
  • The Self-Serving Store
  • Almost Orwell
  • 666 and All That
  • Discipline in the Aisles
  • Walmart
  • Supply Chain-gangs
  • About Joe
  • The Contradictions of Convenience
  • Every Cloud Has a Redlining
  • Shelves of Love
  • In the Garden of the Black Panthers
  • 9.
  • Chosen by Bunnies
  • On Places and Taste and Food
  • Food Is from Mars
  • Wheat is Murder
  • Hooked on TV Dinners
  • An Hourglass Figure
  • The Now of Chow
  • War on the Obese
  • Feeling the Burn
  • Your Pace or Mine?
  • Anti-Malbouffe
  • 10.
  • Conclusion
  • Inside the Hourglass
  • It's Just We, Ourselves and Us
  • Follow the Leader
  • Ways of Being Free
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgements
  • Permissions
  • Index
Control code
806292455
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
ix, 418 pages
Isbn
9781612191270
Lccn
2012936539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)806292455
Label
Stuffed and starved : the hidden battle for the world food system, Raj Patel
Publication
Note
  • "Revised and expanded edition"--Cover
  • First edition published in 2007 by Portobello Books, Great Britain
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-402) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Menu of Chapters
  • 2.
  • A Rural Autopsy
  • And on That Farm He Had a Wife
  • Crooked Fictions
  • Debtward Ho
  • After Despair
  • Did the WTO Kill Lee Kyung Hae?
  • Some Farmers Are Pushed
  • But Where Does It Stop?
  • Preface to the Second Edition
  • 3.
  • You Have Become Mexican
  • NAFTA and After
  • Corn for the Rich Men Only
  • Once Were Farmers
  • Beyond a Border
  • The Wrong Explanation
  • Bringing Agriculture to the City of Angels
  • Lee Again
  • 4.
  • 1.
  • 'Just a Cry for Bread'
  • A Secret History of Refreshment
  • Rhodes' Conundrum
  • The Cold War for Food
  • After Food Aid
  • The World Trade Organization
  • 5.
  • The Customer is Our Enemy: A Brief Introduction to Food System Business
  • Permanent Banana Republic: The United Fruit Company
  • Varieties of Consolidation
  • Introduction
  • The Market for Political Favour
  • Dwayne Andreas and the Currying of National Interest
  • 6.
  • Better Living through Chemistry
  • The Knowledge and the Initiative
  • Who Knows What
  • Corporations Address the Needs of the Poor
  • I'd Like to Thank the Academy
  • For Africa!
  • Making up Makhathini
  • Our Big Fat Contradiction
  • Better Through Living Chemistry
  • 7.
  • Glycine Rex
  • Secret Ingredient
  • A Whole Hill of Beans
  • Learning the Soy Samba
  • The Perfect Storm
  • Blairo Maggi-Poster Soy
  • The View from Afar
  • The Perils of National Development
  • Arcadia Lost
  • The World's Most Important Social Movement
  • Bringing It Home
  • 8.
  • Checking out of Supermarkets
  • The Self-Serving Store
  • Almost Orwell
  • 666 and All That
  • Discipline in the Aisles
  • Walmart
  • Supply Chain-gangs
  • About Joe
  • The Contradictions of Convenience
  • Every Cloud Has a Redlining
  • Shelves of Love
  • In the Garden of the Black Panthers
  • 9.
  • Chosen by Bunnies
  • On Places and Taste and Food
  • Food Is from Mars
  • Wheat is Murder
  • Hooked on TV Dinners
  • An Hourglass Figure
  • The Now of Chow
  • War on the Obese
  • Feeling the Burn
  • Your Pace or Mine?
  • Anti-Malbouffe
  • 10.
  • Conclusion
  • Inside the Hourglass
  • It's Just We, Ourselves and Us
  • Follow the Leader
  • Ways of Being Free
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgements
  • Permissions
  • Index
Control code
806292455
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
ix, 418 pages
Isbn
9781612191270
Lccn
2012936539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)806292455

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