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The Resource The fair trade scandal : marketing poverty to benefit the rich, Ndongo Samba Sylla ; translated by David Clément Leye

The fair trade scandal : marketing poverty to benefit the rich, Ndongo Samba Sylla ; translated by David Clément Leye

Label
The fair trade scandal : marketing poverty to benefit the rich
Title
The fair trade scandal
Title remainder
marketing poverty to benefit the rich
Statement of responsibility
Ndongo Samba Sylla ; translated by David Clément Leye
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This critical account of the fair trade movement explores the vast gap between the rhetoric of fair trade and its practical results for poor countries, particularly those of Africa. In the Global North, fair trade often is described as a revolutionary tool for transforming the lives of millions across the globe. The growth in sales for fair trade products has been dramatic in recent years, but most of the benefit has accrued to the already wealthy merchandisers at the top of the value chain rather than to the poor producers at the bottom. Ndongo Sylla has worked for Fairtrade International a
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sylla, Ndongo Samba
Dewey number
382/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
HF1379
LC item number
.S9713 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HF1379
NAL item number
.S9713 2014
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leye, David Clément
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International trade
  • Marketing
  • Produce trade
  • Competition, Unfair
  • Fair trade foods
  • Price maintenance
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Competition, Unfair
  • Fair trade foods
  • International trade
  • Marketing
  • Price maintenance
  • Produce trade
  • Developing countries
Label
The fair trade scandal : marketing poverty to benefit the rich, Ndongo Samba Sylla ; translated by David Clément Leye
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published 2013 by Harmattan Senegal as Le Scandale commerce équitable: le marketing de la pauvreté au service des riches
Antecedent source
unknown
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
On the inequalities of the international trade system -- The Fair Trade universe -- Controversies around Fair Trade -- Redeeming the free market as a solution to poverty: the limitations of the FT economic model -- Looking for the global impact of Fair Trade
Control code
869735879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444894
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869735879
Label
The fair trade scandal : marketing poverty to benefit the rich, Ndongo Samba Sylla ; translated by David Clément Leye
Publication
Note
Originally published 2013 by Harmattan Senegal as Le Scandale commerce équitable: le marketing de la pauvreté au service des riches
Antecedent source
unknown
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
On the inequalities of the international trade system -- The Fair Trade universe -- Controversies around Fair Trade -- Redeeming the free market as a solution to poverty: the limitations of the FT economic model -- Looking for the global impact of Fair Trade
Control code
869735879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444894
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869735879

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