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The politics of land and food scarcity

Author: Paolo De Castro
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2013.
Series: Earthscan food and agriculture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In recent years the issue of food security has become centre stage in the global agenda. Through a multidisciplinary approach, this book provides an overview of the new global challenges connected with land, food supply and agriculture. It does not simply raise the debate; rather it aspires to move forward the debate that has started with the G20 meetings."--
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo De Castro
ISBN: 9780415638234 0415638232 9780415638241 0415638240 9780203084137 0203084136
OCLC Number: 793224471
Description: xiv, 154 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1: Food insecurity --
There are more of us; we're better off. And now? --
Nature calling --
Reckoning with instability. Part 2: Everyone's problem --
Fat cows, lean cows --
Land ahoy! Part 3: A global policy for food scarcity --
Starting from G20.
Series Title: Earthscan food and agriculture.
Responsibility: Paolo De Castro [and others].

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