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Product Description: Sun. Soil. Water. Seed. These are the primordial ingredients for the most essential activity of all on earth: growing food. All of these elements are being changed dramatically under the pressures of corporate consolidation of the food chain, which has been accelerating just as climate change is profoundly altering the conditions for growing food...read more

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9781510705760 | Hot Books, January 3, 2017, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Sun.

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Product Description: Scientists have devised a new term to explain the turmoil caused by climate change: the end of stationarity. It means that our baselines for rainfall, water flow, temperature, and extreme weather are no longer relevant―that making predictions based on past experience is no longer possible...read more

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9781603586801 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, May 13, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Scientists have devised a new term to explain the turmoil caused by climate change: the end of stationarity.
9781603586214 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, October 22, 2015, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: In Carbon Shock, veteran journalist Mark Schapiro takes readers on a journey into a world where the same chaotic forces reshaping our natural world are also transforming the economy, playing havoc with corporate calculations, shifting economic and political power, and upending our understanding of the real risks, costs, and possibilities of what lies ahead...read more

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9781603585576 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, August 20, 2014, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In Carbon Shock, veteran journalist Mark Schapiro takes readers on a journey into a world where the same chaotic forces reshaping our natural world are also transforming the economy, playing havoc with corporate calculations, shifting economic and political power, and upending our understanding of the real risks, costs, and possibilities of what lies ahead.

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Product Description: From tainted pet food to toxic toys, Americans can thank the successful lobbying efforts of the U.S. chemical industry for the secret ingredients in everyday products that have been linked to rising rates of infertility, endocrine system disruptions, neurological disorders, and cancer...read more

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9781603580588 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, February 24, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From tainted pet food to toxic toys, Americans can thank the successful lobbying efforts of the U.

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Argues that Europe's evolving search for higher standards in consumer safety regulations places Brussels, not Washington, at the center of global market innovation which greatly impacts United States' claim to commercial supremacy.

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9781933392158 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, September 1, 2007, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Argues that Europe's evolving search for higher standards in consumer safety regulations places Brussels, not Washington, at the center of global market innovation which greatly impacts United States' claim to commercial supremacy.

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Product Description: Disputes over free expression in the arts have always loomed as struggles between creativity and repression, transgression and outrage, candor and hypocrisy. But while high-profile shootouts at art museums and less visible skirmishes at schools, libraries, and theaters persist, overt censorship is no longer the only, or the most dire, threat to free expression...read more
By Christopher Hawthorne (editor), Mark Schapiro (editor), Jeremy Simon (editor) and Andras Szanto (editor)

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9780974638300 | Natl Arts Journalism Program, June 15, 2004, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Disputes over free expression in the arts have always loomed as struggles between creativity and repression, transgression and outrage, candor and hypocrisy.

Exposes the problems surrounding the international marketing of pesticides banned in the United States, describing growing incidences of pesticide poisoning in farm workers and through the exportation of contaminated foods (view table of contents)

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9780935028096 | Food First Books, February 1, 1981, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Exposes the problems surrounding the international marketing of pesticides banned in the United States, describing growing incidences of pesticide poisoning in farm workers and through the exportation of contaminated foods

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