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Published by Earthscan .
Written in English


  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Sustainability,
  • Human Services,
  • Poverty,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Essays,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsFrances Moore Lappé (Editor), Joseph Collins (Editor), Peter Rosset (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11966174M
ISBN 101853834939
ISBN 109781853834936

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