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The Resource Food : [Global viewpoints], Christina Fisanick, book editor

Food : [Global viewpoints], Christina Fisanick, book editor

Label
Food : [Global viewpoints]
Title
Food
Title remainder
[Global viewpoints]
Statement of responsibility
Christina Fisanick, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10004900
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Dewey number
363.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fisanick, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Global viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food
  • Food security
Label
Food : [Global viewpoints], Christina Fisanick, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 1. Food safety and regulation. International food safety standards are needed / Oliver Cann -- The European Union sets up an agency for food safety / Chris White -- China deploys radio frequency identification technology to ensure food safety / Tang Yuankai -- Self-regulation by food companies undermines food safety in Canada / Terry Pugh -- The Australian food supply is vulnerable to agroterrorist attacks / Carl Ungerer and Dallas Rogers -- Food safety and security remain lacking in Sub-Saharan Africa / Donald G. Mercer --
  • ch. 2. Food scarcity and security. Running out of oil will cause a global food shortage / Richard Heinberg -- Climate change and overharvesting are reducing the world's fish supply / Christian Nellemann, Stefan Hain, and Jackie Alder -- Brazil's ethanol production is not contributing to the global food shortage / Maggie Airriess -- The Kenyan food shortage threatens the health of HIV sufferers / IRIN -- Asia faces a food shortage by 2050 without water reform / International Water Management Institute -- Ukraine can prevent a worldwide food shortage / Jim Davis --
  • ch. 3. Human health and food safety. Nutritional quality of organic foods: a systematic review / Alan D. Dangour, Sakhi K. Dodhia, Arabella Hayter, Elizabeth Allen, Karen Lock, and Ricardo Uauy -- Organic food is heathier for the world's population / Charles Benbrook, Donald R. Davis, and Preston K. Andrews -- Preventing illness from listeria infection in Canada is complicated / Michael Friscolanti -- Eating meat is unhealthy and contributes to the world food crisis / Chris Brazier --
  • ch. 4. Food and the world economy. Removing U.S. trade barriers on agricultural exports from developing countries benefits domestic and foreign economies / David Beckmann -- Global food prices rise with the cost of energy / Joachim von Braun -- Choosing locally grown foods can help boost the global economy / Helena Norberg-Hodge and Steven Gorelick -- Free trade has created the global food crisis / Walden Bello -- The fair trade coffee movement can do more to help international farmers / Jeremy Weber -- The failing world economy will continue to challenge Egypt's food supply / David M. Malone -- Organizations to contact
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780737747232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010010339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449885723
  • ocn449885723
  • OCoLC
Label
Food : [Global viewpoints], Christina Fisanick, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 1. Food safety and regulation. International food safety standards are needed / Oliver Cann -- The European Union sets up an agency for food safety / Chris White -- China deploys radio frequency identification technology to ensure food safety / Tang Yuankai -- Self-regulation by food companies undermines food safety in Canada / Terry Pugh -- The Australian food supply is vulnerable to agroterrorist attacks / Carl Ungerer and Dallas Rogers -- Food safety and security remain lacking in Sub-Saharan Africa / Donald G. Mercer --
  • ch. 2. Food scarcity and security. Running out of oil will cause a global food shortage / Richard Heinberg -- Climate change and overharvesting are reducing the world's fish supply / Christian Nellemann, Stefan Hain, and Jackie Alder -- Brazil's ethanol production is not contributing to the global food shortage / Maggie Airriess -- The Kenyan food shortage threatens the health of HIV sufferers / IRIN -- Asia faces a food shortage by 2050 without water reform / International Water Management Institute -- Ukraine can prevent a worldwide food shortage / Jim Davis --
  • ch. 3. Human health and food safety. Nutritional quality of organic foods: a systematic review / Alan D. Dangour, Sakhi K. Dodhia, Arabella Hayter, Elizabeth Allen, Karen Lock, and Ricardo Uauy -- Organic food is heathier for the world's population / Charles Benbrook, Donald R. Davis, and Preston K. Andrews -- Preventing illness from listeria infection in Canada is complicated / Michael Friscolanti -- Eating meat is unhealthy and contributes to the world food crisis / Chris Brazier --
  • ch. 4. Food and the world economy. Removing U.S. trade barriers on agricultural exports from developing countries benefits domestic and foreign economies / David Beckmann -- Global food prices rise with the cost of energy / Joachim von Braun -- Choosing locally grown foods can help boost the global economy / Helena Norberg-Hodge and Steven Gorelick -- Free trade has created the global food crisis / Walden Bello -- The fair trade coffee movement can do more to help international farmers / Jeremy Weber -- The failing world economy will continue to challenge Egypt's food supply / David M. Malone -- Organizations to contact
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780737747232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010010339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449885723
  • ocn449885723
  • OCoLC

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