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作者 Genetic Resources Action International, author
書名 The great climate robbery : how the food system drives climate change and what we can do about it / GRAIN
出版項 [New Delhi] : Published jointly by GRAIN, Daraja Press, Tulika Books and Spinifex Press, 2016
國際標準書號 9789382381686
9382381686
9781518754531 (paperback)
1518754538 (paperback)
9781742199917
1742199917
1742199909
9781742199900
1742199887
9781742199887
1742199879
9781742199870
book jacket
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 歐美所圖書館  338.19 G2869 2016    到期 08-05-20  -  30500101524828
說明 viii, 229 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
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附註 Sequel to: The great food robbery
Includes bibliographical references
Also available as an e-book
Over the past twenty-five years, GRAIN has worked with social movements and organisations around the world to defend local food systems and cultures from the advance of industrial agriculture. Part of our work has involved documenting the ill effects of this industrial food system, the growing hunger, the destruction of rural people's livelihoods, the loss of biodiversity and cultures, the exploitation of labour and a range of health calamities and analysing the ways through which this system expands, from seed laws to free trade agreements to secretive land deals. But another important part of our work has involved connecting this analysis of the food system to larger issues affecting the planet and linking peoples' struggles situated within the food system to those happening in other areas. Climate change is one important example of this. During the pasts five years, we have pulled together the available data to show how the industrial food system is a major driver of climate change and how food sovereignty is critical to any lasting and just solution. With governments, particularly those from the main polluting countries, abdicating their responsibility to deal with the problem, it has become ever more critical for people to take action into their own hands. Changing the food system is perhaps the most important and effective place to start
主題 Food supply -- Environmental aspects
Food industry and trade -- Environmental aspects
Climatic changes -- Economic aspects
Alt Author Genetic Resources Action International, issuing body
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