The Resource Food and agrarian orders in the world-economy, edited by Philip McMichael

Food and agrarian orders in the world-economy, edited by Philip McMichael

Label
Food and agrarian orders in the world-economy
Title
Food and agrarian orders in the world-economy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip McMichael
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
338.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.F548 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Contributions in economics and economic history
  • Studies in the political economy of the world-system
Series volume
no. 160
Label
Food and agrarian orders in the world-economy, edited by Philip McMichael
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the Seventeenth Annual Political Economy of the World-System Conference, held at Cornell University, Ithaca, Arpil, 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • Introduction: Agrarian and Food Relations in the World-Economy / Philip McMichael -- 1. Food and Its Relationship to Concepts of Power / Sidney Mintz -- 2. Food Politics: New Dangers, New Possibilities / Harriet Friedmann -- 3. Durable Food Production and Consumption in the World-Economy / Susan J. Thompson and J. Tadlock Cowan -- 4. Historical Transformations in Agrarian Systems Based on Wet-Rice Cultivation: Toward an Alternative Model of Social Change / Ravi Arvind Palat -- 5. Fatal Conjuncture: The Decline and Fall of the Modern Agrarian Order during the Bretton Woods Era / Resat Kasaba and Faruk Tabak -- 6. Canadian Misfortunes and Filipino Fortunes: The Invention of Seaweed Mariculture and the Geographical Reorganization of Seaweed Production / Lanfranco Blanchetti-Revelli -- 7. Vines and Wines in the World-Economy / Roberto P. Korzeniewicz, Walter Goldfrank and Miguel E. Korzeniewicz
  • 8. The Regulation of the World Coffee Market: Tropical Commodities and the Limits of Globalization / John M. Talbot -- 9. On Global Pond: International Development and Commodity Chains in the Shrimp Industry / Mike Skladany and Craig K. Harris -- 10. Industrial Restructuring and Agrarian Change: The Greening of Singapore / Frances M. Ufkes -- 11. Gender and Cheap Labor in Agriculture / Jane L. Collins -- 12. Depeasantization and Agrarian Decline in the Caribbean / Ramon Grosfoguel -- 13. Free Trade Agreements: Their Impact on Agriculture and the Environment / Robert Schaeffer
Control code
000010902094
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi,
Isbn
9780313293993
Lccn
94017977
Other physical details
ill., maps :
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.b17787579
System control number
  • C01108462702
  • (OCoLC)30399467

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