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Hungry for Profit

The Agribusiness Threat to Farmers, Food and the Environment

by Frederick H. Buttel

  • 391 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Monthly Review Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Environmental economics,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Poverty,
  • Sustainable agriculture,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Sociology,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Industries - General,
  • AGRICULTURE_ECONOMIC ASPECTS,
  • Technology / Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture,
  • Agricultural industries,
  • Agriculture

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFred Magdoff (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8791426M
    ISBN 101583670165
    ISBN 109781583670163

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With One World based solely on profit, this book explores the theme of freedom where genetically modified individuals who are immune to Synthamil are taken into custody, as those who feel hungry are thought to be abominations. Disappointingly, while the first few pages relate/5. Hungry for Profit book.

Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Millions go hungry every year in both poor and rich nations, yet h 4/5. Hungry for Profit demystifies the reasons why hunger proliferates in the midst of plenty and points the way toward sustainable solutions. Perhaps most important, it highlights the ways in which farmers, farmworkers, environmental and sustainable agriculture groups — as well as consumers — are engaged in the struggle to create a just and.

Turn passion into profit (work and get paid) Part straight-forward practical advice, part stories from the field, with many of Scrivani’s signature photos, this book will definitely make you hungry.

Color photographs throughout/5(22). Hungry for Profitis an expose of the agro-industrial apparatus and the myriad ways in which our food supply has fallen prey to capitalism and corporate hegemony.

This book is a compilation of articles, each dealing with the social, sci-entific and environmental aspects of agribusiness, with a common contention woven throughout that our food supply.

Important background that helps explain protests against the World Bank and IMF. Hungry Hungry for Profit book Profit is a provocative investigation of the link between world hunger and the global agribusiness system.

Filmed in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Read "Hungry for Profit The Agribusiness Threat to Farmers, Food, and the Environment" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Millions go hungry every year in both poor and rich nations, yet hundreds of thousands of peasants and farmers continue Brand: Monthly Review Press.

J Hungry for Profit is no bedside reading, unless you enjoy drifting off to a historical analysis of agribusiness or Maoist land reform. But for anyone outraged, distressed, or merely concerned at the increasing control of corporations over food production and supply, Hungry for Profit may be a good book to go with your morning coffee.

HUNGRY TO LEARN introduce the faces behind an American crisisーcollege students so strapped by tuition costs that they are unable to eat or afford a place to live.

Colleges opened their doors to students of fewer means, but raised tuition and cut financial aid. This verité film is about what happened next. The Hardcover of the Hungry for Profit: The Agribusiness Threat to Farmers, Food, and the Environment by Fred Magdoff at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The Paperback of the Hungry For Profit by Fred Magdoff at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Millions go hungry every year in both poor and rich nations, yet hundreds of thousands of peasants and farmers continue to be pushed off the land.

Publish your book with B&: Fred Magdoff. "Clearly makes the connection between first world corporate profit motive and Developing World hunger. People in the United States need to know more about how our actions affect others around the world.

'Hungry for Profit' vividly conveys that message." —Interfaith Hunger Coalition of Southern California. After hearing from a teacher that some students didn’t eat from Friday school lunch til Monday school breakfast, Claire Bloom started the New Hampshire non-profit End 68 Hours of Hunger.

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Hungry for Profit () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Is our food bought at the price of famine in the developing world.

Is agribusiness more interested in producing profits than producing food. This PBS independent documentary investigates U.S. and. Magdoff, Fred, Bellamy, John, Foster, and Buttel, Frederick H., eds.

Hungry for Profit: The Agribusiness Threat to Farmers, Food, and the Environment. New York: Monthly Review Press, Reviewed by Erin Royster. From biotechnology to farm workers movements to the origins of capitalism, Hungry for Profit covers a variety of topics relevant to today’s food and agriculture crisis.

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(16) And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be ye warmed and filledIs it unlikely, knowing as we do the style of the rugged Apostle, that he was drawing other than from the life. Perhaps it was a scene in his own experience during that very famine foretold by Agabus (Acts ).There would, however, seem to be a worse interpretation of the words, beginning so softly with the.

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