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Anthropology of Food The Social Dynamics of Food Security

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ISBN-10: 0745615341

ISBN-13: 9780745615349

Edition: 1999

Authors: Johan Pottier

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This study provides an account of the search for food security in the world. It draws on research to offer a wide-ranging account of the methods used to produce, distribute and acquire food in a variety of cultural and historical contexts.
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Book details

Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 8/25/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Preface
In Search of Relevance: Anthropology in the Contemporary World
Food Security in Policy and Practice
Land and Livelihood: Land Ownership, Access, Reform and Research Responsibilities
Labor Organization on Smallholder Farms: Structure and Diversity
Playing the Food Market: Actual Markets, Moralities and Social Engineering
Politics of Identity: Agri-business and Agri-culture
Famine Relief, Famine Prevention: Whose Analysis? Whose Solutions? Whose Patronage?
Attractive Simplicity?: The Shape of Modern Agricultural Research and Policy
State of Play: Anthropology, Food Security, and New Directions in Research
Notes
Bibliography
Index