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The Resource The locavore's dilemma : in praise of the 10,000-mile diet, Pierre Desrochers, Hiroko Shimizu

The locavore's dilemma : in praise of the 10,000-mile diet, Pierre Desrochers, Hiroko Shimizu

Label
The locavore's dilemma : in praise of the 10,000-mile diet
Title
The locavore's dilemma
Title remainder
in praise of the 10,000-mile diet
Statement of responsibility
Pierre Desrochers, Hiroko Shimizu
Title variation
locavores dilemma
Title variation remainder
in praise of the 10,000-mile diet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deconstructs the "eat local" ethos and argues that it distracts people from solving serious global food issues and explains how the elimination of agriculture subsidies and opening international trade offers a sustainable solution
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10129416
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desrochers, Pierre
Dewey number
338.1/9
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.D446 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HD9000.5
NAL item number
.D45 2012
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shimizu, Hiroko
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Produce trade
  • Local foods
  • Food supply
  • Food supply
  • Food
  • Transportation
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
in praise of the 10,000-mile diet
Label
The locavore's dilemma : in praise of the 10,000-mile diet, Pierre Desrochers, Hiroko Shimizu
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The globalization of the food supply chain and its discontents -- Myth #1: Locavorism nurtures social capital -- Myth #2: Locavorism delivers a free economic lunch -- Myth #3: Locavorism heals the earth -- Myth #4: Locavorism increases food security -- Myth #5: Locavorism offers tastier, more nutritious and safer food -- Well-meaning coercion, unintended consequences, and bad outcomes -- Conclusion: Let them eat global cake!
Control code
880494
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 256 pages
Isbn
9781586489403
Lccn
2012001263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781586489403
  • (DNAL)1092947
Label
The locavore's dilemma : in praise of the 10,000-mile diet, Pierre Desrochers, Hiroko Shimizu
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The globalization of the food supply chain and its discontents -- Myth #1: Locavorism nurtures social capital -- Myth #2: Locavorism delivers a free economic lunch -- Myth #3: Locavorism heals the earth -- Myth #4: Locavorism increases food security -- Myth #5: Locavorism offers tastier, more nutritious and safer food -- Well-meaning coercion, unintended consequences, and bad outcomes -- Conclusion: Let them eat global cake!
Control code
880494
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 256 pages
Isbn
9781586489403
Lccn
2012001263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781586489403
  • (DNAL)1092947

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