This authoritative, research-based collection examines urgent threats to future global food security and evaluates current and potential solutions. * 31 essays in two volumesaone 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|