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The Resource Cornucopia : leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition, D. Patrick Johnson

Cornucopia : leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition, D. Patrick Johnson

Label
Cornucopia : leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition
Title
Cornucopia
Title remainder
leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition
Statement of responsibility
D. Patrick Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cornucopia explores the health and economic implications of U.S. farm policy. Using a corn farm in rural South Dakota as his starting point, Johnson reviews the history of agricultural policies in America to understand how large-scale, industrial agriculture came to play such a large role in U.S. and world food production. He also discusses the role of agricultural policies in the on-going "food for fuel" debate, as well as the linkages between agricultural outputs and health outcomes. As the U.S. battles with a burgeoning epidemic of dietary disease - including some of the highest rates of ob
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, D. Patrick
Dewey number
630.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9005
LC item number
.J646 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food industry and trade
  • Food supply
  • Agriculture and state
  • Agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Agriculture and state
  • Agriculture
  • Food industry and trade
  • Food supply
  • United States
Label
Cornucopia : leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition, D. Patrick Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Illustrations; Preface; Ch01. You Are What You Eat; Ch02. On the Farm; Ch03. America's Cornucopia; Ch04. How We Got Fat, Part I; Ch05. The American Diet; Ch06. How We Got Fat, Part II; Ch07. HFCS and Health; Ch08. Big Food, Meet Big Tobacco; Ch09. Lessons from the Pyramid; Ch10. The Case for Reform; Ch11. Fixing the System; Ch12. Local, Regional, National; Ch13. Getting It Right at W & M; CH14. Summary and Conclusion; Appendix. Quick Tips for Healthy Eating; References
Control code
747412355
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 82 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761855972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
517f4bc3-dfa1-406f-be41-8158bd502f9b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747412355
Label
Cornucopia : leveraging agriculture to improve health and nutrition, D. Patrick Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Illustrations; Preface; Ch01. You Are What You Eat; Ch02. On the Farm; Ch03. America's Cornucopia; Ch04. How We Got Fat, Part I; Ch05. The American Diet; Ch06. How We Got Fat, Part II; Ch07. HFCS and Health; Ch08. Big Food, Meet Big Tobacco; Ch09. Lessons from the Pyramid; Ch10. The Case for Reform; Ch11. Fixing the System; Ch12. Local, Regional, National; Ch13. Getting It Right at W & M; CH14. Summary and Conclusion; Appendix. Quick Tips for Healthy Eating; References
Control code
747412355
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 82 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761855972
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
517f4bc3-dfa1-406f-be41-8158bd502f9b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747412355

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