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World hunger : 12 myths

Author: Frances Moore Lappé; Joseph Collin; Peter Rosset; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
Publisher: London : Earthscan, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed. fully rev. and updatedView all editions and formats
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The revised edition of this text includes substantial new material on hunger in the aftermath of the Cold War; global food productioin versus population growth; changing demographics and falling  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lappé, Frances Moore.
World hunger.
London : Earthscan, 1998
(OCoLC)654819521
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Moore Lappé; Joseph Collin; Peter Rosset; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
ISBN: 1853834939 9781853834936 1853834920 9781853834929
OCLC Number: 41672326
Description: x, 270 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Beyund guilt and fear; myth 1 - there's simply not enough food; myth 2 - nature's to blame; myth 3 - too many mouths to feed; myth 4 - food versus our environment; myth 5 - the Green Revolution is the answer; myth 6 - justice versus production; myth 7 - the free market can end hunger; myth 8 - free trade is the answer; myth 9 - too hungry to revolt; myth 10 - more US aid will help the hungry; myth 11 - we benefit from their hunger; myth 12 - food versus freedom; beyond the myths of hunger - what can we do.
Responsibility: Frances Moore Lappé, Joseph Collins, and Peter Rosset ; with Luis Esparza.

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