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The Resource Consumed : food for a finite planet, Sarah Elton

Consumed : food for a finite planet, Sarah Elton

Label
Consumed : food for a finite planet
Title
Consumed
Title remainder
food for a finite planet
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Elton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Consumed, Sarah Elton walks fields and farms on three continents, not only investigating the very real threats to our food, but also telling the little-known stories of the people who are working against time to create a new and hopeful future
Tone
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10221223
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1975-
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Elton, Sarah
Dewey number
631.5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Organic farming
  • Food supply
  • Agricultural ecology
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Alternative agriculture
Target audience
adult
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food for a finite planet
Label
Consumed : food for a finite planet, Sarah Elton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Target 2020: Soil -- ch. 1 Table for One Billion -- To See Our Future, Visit Sunny India -- ch. 2 Faster, Bigger, Richer, Weaker -- The Trouble with the Green Revolution -- ch. 3 The Money Knot -- Food Prices, Profits, and the New Global Food Trade -- ch. 4 Local versus Industrial -- The Alternative Economy of Food -- ch. 5 The Twenty-First-Century Peasant -- But Who Will Grow Our Food? -- ch. 6 Land as Good as Gold -- Mega-Parks, Mega-Farms, and the Global Rush for Farmland -- Target 2030: Seeds -- ch. 7 Two Thousand Years of Rice -- What China Knows That We Don't -- ch. 8 The Genes in Our Seeds -- The Big Business of Food Security -- ch. 9 Lab Rice -- A Better Seed for a Hotter Planet -- ch. 10 SOS -- Save Our Seeds -- Target 2040: Culture -- ch. 11 From Home-Cooked to Takeout -- A Culture of Food for the Future -- ch. 12 The Terroirists to the Rescue! -- The Pope of Aligot and the French Culinary Resistance -- ch. 13 Culinary Biodiversity --
  • Contents note continued: You Are What Your Ancestors Ate -- ch. 14 Introducing... Food -- The Culture Shift
Control code
000050855194
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780226093628
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Label
Consumed : food for a finite planet, Sarah Elton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Target 2020: Soil -- ch. 1 Table for One Billion -- To See Our Future, Visit Sunny India -- ch. 2 Faster, Bigger, Richer, Weaker -- The Trouble with the Green Revolution -- ch. 3 The Money Knot -- Food Prices, Profits, and the New Global Food Trade -- ch. 4 Local versus Industrial -- The Alternative Economy of Food -- ch. 5 The Twenty-First-Century Peasant -- But Who Will Grow Our Food? -- ch. 6 Land as Good as Gold -- Mega-Parks, Mega-Farms, and the Global Rush for Farmland -- Target 2030: Seeds -- ch. 7 Two Thousand Years of Rice -- What China Knows That We Don't -- ch. 8 The Genes in Our Seeds -- The Big Business of Food Security -- ch. 9 Lab Rice -- A Better Seed for a Hotter Planet -- ch. 10 SOS -- Save Our Seeds -- Target 2040: Culture -- ch. 11 From Home-Cooked to Takeout -- A Culture of Food for the Future -- ch. 12 The Terroirists to the Rescue! -- The Pope of Aligot and the French Culinary Resistance -- ch. 13 Culinary Biodiversity --
  • Contents note continued: You Are What Your Ancestors Ate -- ch. 14 Introducing... Food -- The Culture Shift
Control code
000050855194
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780226093628
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)

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