Skip to content

Coffee

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0745670776

ISBN-13: 9780745670775

Edition: 2014

Authors: Gavin Fridell

List price: $26.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

In a world of high finance, unprecedented technological change, and cyber billionaires, it is easy to forget that a major source of global wealth is, literally, right under our noses. Coffee is one of the most valuable Southern exports, generating billions of dollars in corporate profits each year, even while the majority of the world’s 25 million coffee families live in relative poverty. But who is responsible for such vast inequality? Many analysts point to the coffee market itself, its price volatility and corporate oligarchy, and seek to "correct" it through fair trade, organic and sustainable coffee, corporate social responsibility, and a number of market–driven projects. The…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication date: 7/25/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Gavin Fridell is Canada Research Chair in International Development Studies and an associate professor at Saint Mary's University. He is also the author of Fair Trade Coffee: The Prospects and Pitfalls of Market-Driven Social Justice .