Critical Food Issues

Critical Food Issues

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This authoritative, research-based collection examines urgent threats to future global food security and evaluates current and potential solutions. * 31 essays in two volumesa€”one on environmental, agricultural, and health concerns, and one on topics related to society, culture, and ethics. * 41 contributors from a wide range of disciplines including environmental, nutritional, soil, and agricultural sciences, medicine and dietetics, education, literature, history, philosophy, economics, sociology, anthropology, and gender studies * Tables presenting important statistical data concerning food growth and distribution, health concerns, and economic issues * A comprehensive glossary including important acronyms and abbreviationsProblems and State-of-the-Art Solutions Worldwide Laurel E. Phoenix, Lynn Walter. The first law of ... This is the basis for most weight loss recommendations; eat less and move more. ... One challenge to this perspective is to consider the issue of young children gaining body weight disproportionate to their skeletal growth.

Title:Critical Food Issues
Author:Laurel E. Phoenix, Lynn Walter
Publisher:ABC-CLIO - 2009-09


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