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World hunger

a reference handbook

by Patricia L. Kutzner

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Published by ABC-Clio in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply,
  • Poor -- Nutrition,
  • Malnutrition,
  • Hunger,
  • Starvation,
  • Famines,
  • Food relief,
  • Agricultural assistance,
  • Hunger,
  • Food supply

  • About the Edition

    Gives a broad overview of the many dimensions of world hunger, focusing specifically on the context of economic, social, political, and scientific contraints that affect global food security.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPatricia L. Kutzner.
    SeriesContemporary world issues
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9000.5 .K883 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1867021M
    ISBN 100874365589
    LC Control Number90025185

    Feb 04,  · World Hunger. DOI link for World Hunger. World Hunger bookBook Edition: 2nd Edition. World Child Hunger Facts Nutritious foods in adequate amounts are essential for everyone but particularly for children. In early childhood, adequate nutrition can ensure healthy growth, proper organ formation and function, a strong immune system, and neurological and cognitive development.

    World Hunger explores the nature and extent of contemporary world hunger, explaining why hunger still persists while agricultural production increases and genetic engineering revolutionises food production and distribution. Numerous case studies, drawn from the North and South, illustrate the diversity of diets in the world and the connections between the global and local. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Hunger from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. World Hunger and the World Economy.

    The interplay of these forces produces a geography of hunger that Thomas J. Bassett and Alex Winter-Nelson illuminate in this empowering book. The Atlas of World Hunger uses a conceptual framework informed by geography and agricultural economics to present a hunger index that combines food availability, household access, and nutritional. For the past 40 years, since its founding in , the mission of World Hunger Education Service is to undertake programs, including Hunger Notes, that. Educate the general public and target groups about the extent and causes of hunger and malnutrition in the United States and the world.


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