The Resource Food and the city : urban agriculture and the new food revolution, by Jennifer Cockrall-King

Food and the city : urban agriculture and the new food revolution, by Jennifer Cockrall-King

Label
Food and the city : urban agriculture and the new food revolution
Title
Food and the city
Title remainder
urban agriculture and the new food revolution
Statement of responsibility
by Jennifer Cockrall-King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how urban agriculture can help revolutionize the environmentally unsustainable modern food industry, providing evidence of thriving urban farms within "food deserts" and describing the global movement towards alternative food production
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cockrall-King, Jennifer
Dewey number
363.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.U72
LC item number
C63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.U72
NAL item number
C63 2012
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban agriculture
  • Food supply
Label
Food and the city : urban agriculture and the new food revolution, by Jennifer Cockrall-King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-358) 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
The facade of the modern grocery store -- Industrial food -- Industrial eaters -- A world in food crisis -- The new food movement and the rise of urban agriculture -- Paris : the roots of modern urban agriculture -- London : capital growth -- Southern California and Los Angeles : a tale of two farms -- Vancouver : Canada's left coast -- Toronto : Cabbagetown 2.0 -- Milwaukee : growing a social revolution -- Detroit : praying for an economic revolution -- Chicago : the vertical farm -- Cuba: urban agriculture on a national scale -- Conclusion: Greening and eating our cities
Control code
ocn726821388
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781616144586
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011041554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99947645888
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)726821388
Label
Food and the city : urban agriculture and the new food revolution, by Jennifer Cockrall-King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-358) 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
The facade of the modern grocery store -- Industrial food -- Industrial eaters -- A world in food crisis -- The new food movement and the rise of urban agriculture -- Paris : the roots of modern urban agriculture -- London : capital growth -- Southern California and Los Angeles : a tale of two farms -- Vancouver : Canada's left coast -- Toronto : Cabbagetown 2.0 -- Milwaukee : growing a social revolution -- Detroit : praying for an economic revolution -- Chicago : the vertical farm -- Cuba: urban agriculture on a national scale -- Conclusion: Greening and eating our cities
Control code
ocn726821388
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781616144586
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011041554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99947645888
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)726821388

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