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Author: Christina Fisanick
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press/Gale, Cengage Learning, ©2010.
Series: Global viewpoints.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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A collection of essays dealing with food supply issues.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Fisanick
ISBN: 9780737747232 0737747234 9780737747249 0737747242
OCLC Number: 449885723
Description: 249 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. Food safety and regulation. International food safety standards are needed / Oliver Cann --
The European Union sets up an agency for food safety / Chris White --
China deploys radio frequency identification technology to ensure food safety / Tang Yuankai --
Self-regulation by food companies undermines food safety in Canada / Terry Pugh --
The Australian food supply is vulnerable to agroterrorist attacks / Carl Ungerer and Dallas Rogers --
Food safety and security remain lacking in Sub-Saharan Africa / Donald G. Mercer. ch. 2. Food scarcity and security. Running out of oil will cause a global food shortage / Richard Heinberg --
Climate change and overharvesting are reducing the world's fish supply / Christian Nellemann, Stefan Hain, and Jackie Alder --
Brazil's ethanol production is not contributing to the global food shortage / Maggie Airriess --
The Kenyan food shortage threatens the health of HIV sufferers / IRIN --
Asia faces a food shortage by 2050 without water reform / International Water Management Institute --
Ukraine can prevent a worldwide food shortage / Jim Davis. ch. 3. Human health and food safety. Nutritional quality of organic foods: a systematic review / Alan D. Dangour, Sakhi K. Dodhia, Arabella Hayter, Elizabeth Allen, Karen Lock, and Ricardo Uauy --
Organic food is heathier for the world's population / Charles Benbrook, Donald R. Davis, and Preston K. Andrews --
Preventing illness from listeria infection in Canada is complicated / Michael Friscolanti --
Eating meat is unhealthy and contributes to the world food crisis / Chris Brazier. ch. 4. Food and the world economy. Removing U.S. trade barriers on agricultural exports from developing countries benefits domestic and foreign economies / David Beckmann --
Global food prices rise with the cost of energy / Joachim von Braun --
Choosing locally grown foods can help boost the global economy / Helena Norberg-Hodge and Steven Gorelick --
Free trade has created the global food crisis / Walden Bello --
The fair trade coffee movement can do more to help international farmers / Jeremy Weber --
The failing world economy will continue to challenge Egypt's food supply / David M. Malone --
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Series Title: Global viewpoints.
Responsibility: Christina Fisanick, book editor.

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