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By Michael Courville (editor), Raj Patel (editor) and Peter Rosset (editor)

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9780935028287 | 1 edition (Food First Books, November 30, 2006), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Is it true that we can only alleviate hunger, save the environment, reduce rural poverty, and promote national development in Africa through increasing the productivity of poor farmers by a "New Green Revolution"? This book challenges the persistent myths that underlie calls by the World Bank, US Agency for International Development, and other powerful organizations to push the "New Green Revolution" and argue for more promising policy alternatives and agroecological technologies to benefit all Africans, not just the wealthy...read more

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9780935028881 | Food First Books, March 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Is it true that we can only alleviate hunger, save the environment, reduce rural poverty, and promote national development in Africa through increasing the productivity of poor farmers by a "New Green Revolution"?

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Product Description: * From 1989 to 1992, Cuba faced an economic crisis three times more severe than the Great Depression. This was a result of the fall of the Soviet Union and an end to the imports it provided.* Cuba is world's first national experiment in sustainable agriculture...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Martin Bourque (editor), Fernando Funes (editor), Luis Garcia (editor), Nilda Perez (editor) and Peter Rosset (editor)

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9780935028874 | Food First Books, January 1, 2002, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: * From 1989 to 1992, Cuba faced an economic crisis three times more severe than the Great Depression.

By Anuradha Mittal (editor) and Peter Rosset (editor)

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9780935028720 | Food First Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.95

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Product Description: The revised edition of this text includes substantial new material on hunger in the aftermath of the Cold War; global food productioin versus population growth; changing demographics and falling birth rates around the world; the shifting focus of foreign assistance in the new world order; structural adjustment and other budget-slashing policies; trade liberalization and free trade agreements; famine and humanitarian interventions; and the thrid worldization of developed nations...read more
By Joseph Collins (editor), Frances Moore Lappe (editor) and Peter Rosset (editor)

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9781853834936 | 2 edition (Earthscan / James & James, September 1, 1998), cover price $33.00 | About this edition: The revised edition of this text includes substantial new material on hunger in the aftermath of the Cold War; global food productioin versus population growth; changing demographics and falling birth rates around the world; the shifting focus of foreign assistance in the new world order; structural adjustment and other budget-slashing policies; trade liberalization and free trade agreements; famine and humanitarian interventions; and the thrid worldization of developed nations.

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Product Description: The first detailed account of Cuba's turn to a system of organic agriculture prepared on an international scientific delegation and fact-finding mission on low-input sustainable agriculture which visited Cuba in late 1992.
By Medea Benjamin (editor), Global Exchange (other contributor) and Peter Rosset (editor)

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9781875284801 | Ocean Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The first detailed account of Cuba's turn to a system of organic agriculture prepared on an international scientific delegation and fact-finding mission on low-input sustainable agriculture which visited Cuba in late 1992.

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Product Description: In Agroecology, experts from diverse disciplines define the basic concepts, research methodologies, sociopolitical aspects, and future directions of this rapidly developing field. This unique multidisciplinary review shows how researchers can learn to: develop cost-effective, environmentally sound agricultural practices; prevent the further degradation of such resources as water, land and fossil fuels; create inexpensive agricultural technology for developing countries; deal effectively with social, cultural, and political obstacles to the development of a more productive world agriculture...read more
By C. Ronald Carroll (editor), Peter Rosset (editor) and John H. Vandermeer (editor)

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9780070529236 | McGraw-Hill, December 1, 1989, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: In Agroecology, experts from diverse disciplines define the basic concepts, research methodologies, sociopolitical aspects, and future directions of this rapidly developing field.

"Nicaragua plays a central role in the Reagan administration's get tough policy in the hemisphere

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9780394535067 | Grove Pr, October 1, 1983, cover price $22.95

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9780394624983 | Grove Pr, October 1, 1983, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Nicaragua plays a central role in the Reagan administration's get tough policy in the hemisphere

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