Food security & supply

    Food Security Governance

    By Nora McKeon

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Setting concerns for food security in the context of global food governance in the 21st century, this book highlights the systemic inadequacies of the present food system and of the dominant strategies for achieving food security.

    Chasing the Red Queen

    By Andy Dyer

    Paperback Save £2.71 = £20.28

    Presents key concepts for students to understand chemical resistance in agriculture and apply that knowledge to achieving global food security. This book presents key concepts, from Darwin's principles of natural selection to genetic variation and adaptive phenotypes.

    Defending Beef

    By Nicolette Hahn Niman

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    For decades it has been nearly universal dogma among environmentalists and health advocates that cattle and beef are public enemy number one. But is the matter really so clear cut? Hardly, argues environmental lawyer turned rancher Nicolette Hahn Niman in her new book, Defending Beef. The public has long been...

    Food Security in the Middle East

    Paperback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    Explores the critical dimensions of the sources, prices, and accessibility of food in the Middle East.

    Food Security and Development: Country Case Studies

    Hardback Save £8.85 = £76.15

    The global food system is characterized by large numbers of people experiencing food insecurity and hunger on the one hand, and vast amounts of food waste and overconsumption on the other. This book brings together experiences from different countries addressing the challenges associated with food security. Seen through various disciplinary...

    Safe and Environment Friendly Food Additives and Dyes

    Hardback Save £2.54 = £17.45

    Balancing on a Planet: The Future of Food and Agriculture

    By David A. Cleveland

    Hardback Save £17.12 = £31.83

    Focuses on critical thinking and effective action for the future of our global agrifood system, based on an understanding of the system's historical roots. This book offers an analysis of the assumptions underlying different perspectives on problems related to food and agriculture around the world and a discussion of alternative...

    Balancing on a Planet

    By David A. Cleveland

    Paperback Save £8.72 = £19.23

    Focuses on critical thinking and effective action for the future of our global agrifood system, based on an understanding of the system's historical roots. This book offers an analysis of the assumptions underlying different perspectives on problems related to food and agriculture around the world and a discussion of alternative...

    Food: A Very Short Introduction

    By John Krebs

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Drawing on a mixture of science and history, Professor Lord John Krebs looks at the development of food and the four great transitions that affected the way we eat. From issues such as the obesity crisis and sustainable agriculture to food scares and the role of new technologies, Krebs provides...

    Food Politics

    By Robert Paarlberg

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    In a lively and easy-to-navigate, question-and-answer format, Food Politics carefully examines and explains the most important issues on today's global food landscape.

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