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The Resource Agrarian Dreams : the Paradox of Organic Farming in California

Agrarian Dreams : the Paradox of Organic Farming in California

Label
Agrarian Dreams : the Paradox of Organic Farming in California
Title
Agrarian Dreams
Title remainder
the Paradox of Organic Farming in California
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this groundbreaking study of organic farming, Julie Guthman challenges accepted wisdom about organic food and agriculture in the Golden State. Many continue to believe that small-scale organic farming is the answer to our environmental and health problems, but Guthman refutes popular portrayals that pit ""small organic"" against ""big organic"" and offers an alternative analysis that underscores the limits of an organic label as a pathway to transforming agriculture. This second edition includes a thorough investigation of the federal organic program, a discussion of how the cert
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guthman, Julie
Dewey number
631.5/84
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
S605.5
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S605.5
NAL item number
.G88 2014
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California Studies in Critical Human Geography
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agriculture
  • Organic farming
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Agriculture
  • Organic farming
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • California
Label
Agrarian Dreams : the Paradox of Organic Farming in California
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
GlossaryReferences; Index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Cover; Agrarian Dreams; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; Preface to the Second Edition; Acknowledgments; Maps; 1. Agrarian Dreams; 2. Finding the Way: Roads to Organic Production; 3. Organic Farming: Ideal Practices and Practical Ideals; 4. California Dreaming: California's Agro-Industrial Legacy; 5. Organic Sediment: A Geography of Organic Production; 6. Conventionalizing Organic: From Social Movement to Industry via Regulation; 7. Organic Regulation Ramified; 8. California Organics, Fifteen Years On; 9. The Agrarian Answer?; Appendix; Notes
Control code
881570964
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306878371
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt7x8h51
  • 35237724-4073-4907-a445-3eec88c55b52
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881570964
Label
Agrarian Dreams : the Paradox of Organic Farming in California
Publication
Copyright
Note
GlossaryReferences; Index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Cover; Agrarian Dreams; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; Preface to the Second Edition; Acknowledgments; Maps; 1. Agrarian Dreams; 2. Finding the Way: Roads to Organic Production; 3. Organic Farming: Ideal Practices and Practical Ideals; 4. California Dreaming: California's Agro-Industrial Legacy; 5. Organic Sediment: A Geography of Organic Production; 6. Conventionalizing Organic: From Social Movement to Industry via Regulation; 7. Organic Regulation Ramified; 8. California Organics, Fifteen Years On; 9. The Agrarian Answer?; Appendix; Notes
Control code
881570964
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306878371
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt7x8h51
  • 35237724-4073-4907-a445-3eec88c55b52
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881570964

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