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World hunger : 12 myths

Author: Frances Moore Lappé; Joseph Collins; Peter Rosset; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
Publisher: New York : Grove Press ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed. fully rev. and updatedView all editions and formats
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Examines the policies and politics that have kept hungry people from feeding themselves around the world, in both Third and First World countries.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Moore Lappé; Joseph Collins; Peter Rosset; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
ISBN: 0802135919 9780802135919
OCLC Number: 39354331
Notes: "Food First."
Description: x, 270 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Beyond Guilt and Fear --
Ch. 1. Myth 1: There's Simply Not Enough Food --
Ch. 2. Myth 2: Nature's to Blame --
Ch. 3. Myth 3: Too Many Mouths to Feed --
Ch. 4. Myth 4: Food vs. Our Environment --
Ch. 5. Myth 5: The Green Revolution Is the Answer --
Ch. 6. Myth 6: Justice vs. Production --
Ch. 7. Myth 7: The Free Market Can End Hunger --
Ch. 8. Myth 8: Free Trade Is the Answer --
Ch. 9. Myth 9: Too Hungry to Revolt --
Ch. 10. Myth 10: More U.S. Aid Will Help the Hungry --
Ch. 11. Myth 11: We Benefit from Their Hunger --
Ch. 12. Myth 12: Food vs. Freedom --
Beyond the Myths of Hunger: What We Can Do --
What We Can Do: A Resource Guide --
About Food First.
Responsibility: Frances Moore Lappé, Joseph Collins, and Peter Rosset ; with Luis Esparza.

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