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Hunger

Author: Geoff Barker
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Smart Apple Media, ©2010.
Series: Voices (North Mankato, Minn.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The series aims to stimulate debate and discussion with a minimum of text and strong illustrations. Its key feature is the use of primary-source quotes throughout to explain different viewpoints and to give a global perspective on hunger.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoff Barker
ISBN: 9781599202815 1599202816
OCLC Number: 276930406
Description: 46 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: What is hunger? --
Why do famines happen? --
What is extreme hunger like? --
How aware are we of the hungry? --
Does hunger affect only poor countries? --
Can't hungry people help themselves? --
Are weak and corrupt governments at fault? --
Can we feed the world? --
Can GM crops solve world hunger? --
Does fair trade help? --
Can charities make a real difference? --
Do events like Live 8 help? --
Are we tired of giving? --
Are wealthy countries doing all they can? --
Who's to blame when food rations don't come? --
Should we feel guilty about wasting food? --
Can food prices create a food crisis? --
Food aid forever? --
Timeline.
Series Title: Voices (North Mankato, Minn.)
Responsibility: Geoff Barker.

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The series aims to stimulate debate and discussion with a minimum of text and strong illustrations. Its key feature is the use of primary-source quotes throughout to explain different viewpoints and to give a global perspective on hunger.

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