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The Resource Food fray : inside the controversy over genetically modified food, Lisa H. Weasel

Food fray : inside the controversy over genetically modified food, Lisa H. Weasel

Label
Food fray : inside the controversy over genetically modified food
Title
Food fray
Title remainder
inside the controversy over genetically modified food
Statement of responsibility
Lisa H. Weasel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of genetically modified foods along with an assessment of the arguments for and against their use. Includes comments from scientists, activists, consumers, and government officials on issues such as environmental concerns, food supply, equitable distribution, and the development of biotechnology
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation coverage
  • 10/13/2008
  • 3/2009
Citation source
  • Publisher's Weekly,
  • SciTech Book News,
Dewey number
363.19/2
Index
index present
Intended audience
11-Adult
LC call number
TP248.65.F66
LC item number
W43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Food fray : inside the controversy over genetically modified food, Lisa H. Weasel
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0903/2008028226.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-234) and index
Contents
Food fight: the historical roots of the GM food debate -- Out of the swamps and up from the soil: DNA at the dinner table -- Of politics and precaution: Frankenfood frenzy in Europe -- A kinder, gentler GM: will biotech seeds save the world? -- Feast or famine? the politics of GM food aid in Africa -- "Our seeds know our soil": knowledge, power and resistance to GM food in India -- The scent of GM papaya: the rough road to biotech rice -- Got hormones? engineering the nation's milk supply -- From pharm to fuel: the future of GM food -- Conclusion: the ongoing battle over GM food
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780814401644
Lccn
2008028226
System control number
ocn227033777
Label
Food fray : inside the controversy over genetically modified food, Lisa H. Weasel
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0903/2008028226.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-234) and index
Contents
Food fight: the historical roots of the GM food debate -- Out of the swamps and up from the soil: DNA at the dinner table -- Of politics and precaution: Frankenfood frenzy in Europe -- A kinder, gentler GM: will biotech seeds save the world? -- Feast or famine? the politics of GM food aid in Africa -- "Our seeds know our soil": knowledge, power and resistance to GM food in India -- The scent of GM papaya: the rough road to biotech rice -- Got hormones? engineering the nation's milk supply -- From pharm to fuel: the future of GM food -- Conclusion: the ongoing battle over GM food
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9780814401644
Lccn
2008028226
System control number
ocn227033777

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