New馃摎 Introducing our captivating new product - Explore the enchanting world of Novel Search with our latest book collection! 馃専馃摉 Check it out

Write Sign In
Library BookLibrary Book
Write
Sign In
Member-only story

Genetically Modified Crops: Environmental Politics and Social Movements

Jese Leos
6.9k Followers Follow
Published in Soybeans And Power: Genetically Modified Crops Environmental Politics And Social Movements In Argentina (Global And Comparative Ethnography)
4 min read
1.2k View Claps
95 Respond
Save
Listen
Share

Genetically modified crops (GMOs) are a controversial topic, with proponents arguing that they can help to feed a growing population and opponents raising concerns about their potential environmental and health impacts. This book explores the complex political and social issues surrounding GMOs, drawing on a range of case studies from around the world.

Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops Environmental Politics and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
by Gadi Wolfsfeld

4.4 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 14815 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 248 pages
Lending : Enabled
Paperback : 376 pages
Item Weight : 2.16 pounds

The book begins by providing an overview of the science of genetic modification and the different types of GMOs that have been developed. It then examines the history of GMOs, from their early development in the 1970s to their widespread commercialization in the 1990s. The book also discusses the different regulatory frameworks that have been developed to govern the use of GMOs in different countries.

The second part of the book focuses on the environmental politics of GMOs. It examines the debates over the potential risks and benefits of GMOs for the environment, including concerns about gene flow, the development of herbicide-resistant weeds, and the impacts of GMOs on biodiversity. The book also discusses the role of social movements in shaping the debate over GMOs, including the rise of anti-GMO activism in the 1990s and 2000s.

The third part of the book focuses on the social movements around GMOs. It examines the different ways that social movements have framed the issue of GMOs, from concerns about food safety to concerns about the control of the food system by multinational corporations. The book also discusses the different strategies that social movements have used to challenge the use of GMOs, including protests, boycotts, and legal challenges.

The book concludes by reflecting on the future of GMOs. It argues that the debate over GMOs is likely to continue for many years to come, and that it is important to have a informed understanding of the complex issues involved in Free Download to make informed decisions about the use of GMOs.

Table of Contents

  • The Science of Genetic Modification
  • The History of GMOs
  • The Regulatory Framework for GMOs
  • The Environmental Politics of GMOs
  • The Social Movements Around GMOs
  • The Future of GMOs

Reviews

"This book is a valuable contribution to the literature on GMOs. It provides a comprehensive overview of the science, politics, and social movements surrounding GMOs, and it does so in a clear and accessible way. I highly recommend this book to anyone who is interested in learning more about this important topic."

- Dr. Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma and In Defense of Food

"This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to understand the complex issues surrounding GMOs. It provides a balanced and informed perspective on the science, politics, and social movements involved in this controversial topic."

- Dr. Vandana Shiva, author of Stolen Harvest and Earth Democracy

Free Download Your Copy Today!

To Free Download your copy of Genetically Modified Crops: Environmental Politics and Social Movements, please click here.

Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops Environmental Politics and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
by Gadi Wolfsfeld

4.4 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 14815 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 248 pages
Lending : Enabled
Paperback : 376 pages
Item Weight : 2.16 pounds
Create an account to read the full story.
The author made this story available to Library Book members only.
If you鈥檙e new to Library Book, create a new account to read this story on us.
Already have an account? Sign in
1.2k View Claps
95 Respond
Save
Listen
Share

Light bulbAdvertise smarter! Our strategic ad space ensures maximum exposure. Reserve your spot today!

Good Author
  • Abe Mitchell profile picture
    Abe Mitchell
    Follow 10.2k
  • Edward Bell profile picture
    Edward Bell
    Follow 10.8k
  • Stanley Bell profile picture
    Stanley Bell
    Follow 8.7k
  • Jerome Blair profile picture
    Jerome Blair
    Follow 18.6k
  • Casey Bell profile picture
    Casey Bell
    Follow 14.9k
  • Easton Powell profile picture
    Easton Powell
    Follow 18.7k
  • Manuel Butler profile picture
    Manuel Butler
    Follow 11.1k
  • Carson Blair profile picture
    Carson Blair
    Follow 2.8k
Recommended from Library Book
The Grieving Child In The Classroom: A Guide For School Based Professionals
Finn Cox profile pictureFinn Cox

Empowering School-Based Professionals: A Comprehensive...

: The Role of School-Based Professionals in...

5 min read
173 View Claps
37 Respond
The Gentleman From San Francisco And Other Stories (Mint Editions Short Story Collections And Anthologies)
Cameron Reed profile pictureCameron Reed
3 min read
1k View Claps
71 Respond
The Santa Fe Trail: A Twentieth Century Excursion
F. Scott Fitzgerald profile pictureF. Scott Fitzgerald
4 min read
1.6k View Claps
89 Respond
Towers Of Midnight: Thirteen Of The Wheel Of Time
Ronald Simmons profile pictureRonald Simmons
4 min read
720 View Claps
60 Respond
Trivia About Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band: Maybe You Don T Know These Interesting Facts Of The Band
Kendall Ward profile pictureKendall Ward
5 min read
183 View Claps
19 Respond
DREAM WITH ME COWBOY: The Trouble With Lacy Brown (Texas Matchmakers 1)
Jedidiah Hayes profile pictureJedidiah Hayes
4 min read
1.1k View Claps
71 Respond
The book was found!
Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops Environmental Politics and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina (Global and Comparative Ethnography)
by Gadi Wolfsfeld

4.4 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 14815 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 248 pages
Lending : Enabled
Paperback : 376 pages
Item Weight : 2.16 pounds
Sign up for our newsletter and stay up to date!

By subscribing to our newsletter, you'll receive valuable content straight to your inbox, including informative articles, helpful tips, product launches, and exciting promotions.

By subscribing, you agree with our Privacy Policy.


2024 Library Book鈩 is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved.