Betting On Famine: Why The World Still Goes Hungry

by Jean Ziegler
Betting On Famine: Why The World Still Goes Hungry
  • ISBN-13: 9781595588494
  • Author(s): Jean Ziegler
  • Translated by: Christopher Caines
  • Subject: Social services & welfare, criminology|social issues
  • Publisher: The New Press
  • Imprint: The New Press
  • Publication Date: 12-09-2013
  • Format: h/b

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Few know that world hunger was very nearly eradicated not long ago. However, widespread starvation has suddenly reappeared, and chronic hunger is once again a major issue. In an investigation of this disturbing shift, Jean Ziegler - one of the world's leading food experts #NAME? new sustainable revolution has diverted millions of acres of corn, soy, wheat and other grain crops from food to fuel. Betting on Famine will enlighten all who are concerned about the politics of food.
About the book

Few know that world hunger was very nearly eradicated not long ago. However, widespread starvation has suddenly reappeared, and chronic hunger is once again a major issue. In an investigation of this disturbing shift, Jean Ziegler - one of the world's leading food experts #NAME? new sustainable revolution has diverted millions of acres of corn, soy, wheat and other grain crops from food to fuel. Betting on Famine will enlighten all who are concerned about the politics of food.