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Genetically modified food

Author: Tamara Thompson
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2015]
Series: At issue., Health.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At Issue: Genetically Modified Food: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--
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Genre/Form: Viewpoints
Readings
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tamara Thompson
ISBN: 9780737771695 0737771690 9780737771701 0737771704
OCLC Number: 874099072
Description: 139 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Why are genetically modified foods controversial? / Eric Siegel --
Genetically modified foods are safe to eat / Monsanto Company --
Genetically modified foods are not safe to eat / Joseph Mercola --
Genetically modified crops harm the environment / Center for Food Safety --
Genetically modified crops help farmers / Andrew Weeks --
Genetically modified crops have created a "superweed" problem / Union of Concerned Scientists --
Genetically modified salmon could harm humans and the environment / Food & Water Watch --
Genetically modified salmon can feed the world / Yonathan Zohar --
Genetically modified foods should be labeled / Gary Hirshberg --
Genetically modified foods have not been sufficiently tested / Ari LeVaux --
Genetically modified foods have been studied and found safe to eat / JoAnna Wendel --
Genetically modified foods need more regulation / Food & Water Watch --
The FDA effectively regulates genetically modified foods / US Food and Drug Administration.
Series Title: At issue., Health.
Other Titles: Genetically modified food (Greenhaven Press : 2015)
Responsibility: Tamara Thompson, book editor.

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"At Issue: Genetically Modified Food: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--

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