The Resource Food for the Few : Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America

Food for the Few : Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America

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Food for the Few : Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America
Title
Food for the Few
Title remainder
Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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Otero, Gerardo
LC call number
HD1790.5 -- .F66 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Agricultural biotechnology -- Latin America
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Latin America
  • Agriculture -- Social aspects -- Latin America
  • Farmers -- Latin America
  • Produce trade -- Latin America
Label
Food for the Few : Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443364
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1. Neoliberal Globalism and the Biotechnology Revolution: Economic and Historical Context -- CHAPTER 2. Latin American Agriculture, Food, and Biotechnology: Temperate Dietary Pattern Adoption and Unsustainability -- CHAPTER 3. Exporting Crop Biotechnology: The Myth of Molecular Miracles -- CHAPTER 4. Biosafety Regulation and Global Governance: The Problem of Absentee Expertise in Latin America -- CHAPTER 5. Unnatural Growth: The Political Economy of Biotechnology in Mexico -- CHAPTER 6. Importing Corn, Exporting Labor: The Neoliberal Corn Regime, GMOs, and the Erosion of Mexican Biodiversity -- CHAPTER 7. Political Economy of Agricultural Biotechnology in North America: The Case of rBST in La Laguna, Mexico -- CHAPTER 8. Genetically Modified Soybeans and the Crisis of Argentina's Agriculture Model -- CHAPTER 9. Brazilian Biotechnology Governance: Consensus and Conflict over Genetically Modified Crops -- CHAPTER 10. Brazilian Farmers at a Crossroads: Biotech Industrialization of Agriculture or New Alternatives for Family Farmers? -- CHAPTER 11. Social Movements and Techno-Democracy: Reclaiming the Genetic Commons -- CHAPTER 12. Conclusion: Food for the Few? -- About the Contributors -- Index
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EBC3443364
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292794252
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443364
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443364
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10273738
  • (OCoLC)471130681
Label
Food for the Few : Neoliberal Globalism and Biotechnology in Latin America
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443364
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1. Neoliberal Globalism and the Biotechnology Revolution: Economic and Historical Context -- CHAPTER 2. Latin American Agriculture, Food, and Biotechnology: Temperate Dietary Pattern Adoption and Unsustainability -- CHAPTER 3. Exporting Crop Biotechnology: The Myth of Molecular Miracles -- CHAPTER 4. Biosafety Regulation and Global Governance: The Problem of Absentee Expertise in Latin America -- CHAPTER 5. Unnatural Growth: The Political Economy of Biotechnology in Mexico -- CHAPTER 6. Importing Corn, Exporting Labor: The Neoliberal Corn Regime, GMOs, and the Erosion of Mexican Biodiversity -- CHAPTER 7. Political Economy of Agricultural Biotechnology in North America: The Case of rBST in La Laguna, Mexico -- CHAPTER 8. Genetically Modified Soybeans and the Crisis of Argentina's Agriculture Model -- CHAPTER 9. Brazilian Biotechnology Governance: Consensus and Conflict over Genetically Modified Crops -- CHAPTER 10. Brazilian Farmers at a Crossroads: Biotech Industrialization of Agriculture or New Alternatives for Family Farmers? -- CHAPTER 11. Social Movements and Techno-Democracy: Reclaiming the Genetic Commons -- CHAPTER 12. Conclusion: Food for the Few? -- About the Contributors -- Index
Control code
EBC3443364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292794252
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443364
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443364
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10273738
  • (OCoLC)471130681

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