The Resource Global food crisis, edited by Justin Healey

Global food crisis, edited by Justin Healey

Label
Global food crisis
Title
Global food crisis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Justin Healey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Currently, a billion undernourished people experience hunger on a regular basis. Global food production will have to rise 70 per cent by 2050 as the world population expands to 9.1 billion from 6.8 billion people. Recent global food prices have been the highest on record, exceeding 2008 levels that sparked deadly riots across the world. Causal factors include population growth, climate change and weather-related crop problems, diminishing water supplies, oil prices and diversion of food crops to biofuel production, damaging farming practices, and land shortages. Is an ongoing world food crisis
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.G56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Issues in society
Series volume
v. 327
Label
Global food crisis, edited by Justin Healey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 -- Global hunger and food supply; Chapter 2 -- Australia's food security; Exploring issues -- worksheets and activities; Index
Control code
ocn722429352
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (60 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921507472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations
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f7fad2e5-e882-4d93-bfc3-1e11a8563c8b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29981608
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)722429352
  • pebcs1921507462

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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