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Breakfast of biodiversity : the truth about rain forest destruction

Author: John H Vandermeer; Ivette Perfecto
Publisher: Oakland, Calif. : Institute for Food and Development Policy, ©1995.
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Vandermeer, John H.
Breakfast of biodiversity.
Oakland, Calif. : Institute for Food and Development Policy, ©1995
(OCoLC)624415933
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John H Vandermeer; Ivette Perfecto
ISBN: 0935028668 9780935028669
OCLC Number: 32203491
Notes: "A Food first book."
Description: xiii, 185 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Slicing up the rain forest on your breakfast cereal --
The rain forest is neither fragile nor stable --
Farming on rain forest soils --
The political economy of agriculture in rain forest areas --
The multiple faces of agriculture in the modern world system --
The political ecology of logging and related activities --
Rain forest conservation: the direct or indirect approach? --
Biodiversity, agriculture, and rain forests --
Who constructs the rain forest? --
Past causes, future models, present action.
Responsibility: John Vandermeer and Ivette Perfecto ; foreword by Vandana Shiva.

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