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Title Corporate power in global agrifood governance / edited by Jennifer Clapp and Doris Fuchs.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xix, 308 pages) : illustrations.
Series Food, health, and the environment
Food, health, and the environment.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Agrifood corporations, global governance, and sustainability: a framework for analysis / Jennifer Clapp, Doris Fuchs -- Retail power, private standards, and sustainability in the global food system / Doris Fuchs, Agni Kalfagianni, Maarten Arentsen -- Certification standards and the governance of green foods in Southeast Asia / Steffanie Scott, Peter Vandergeest, Mary Young -- In whose interests? Transparency and accountability in the global governance of food: agribusiness, the Codex Alimentarius, and the World Trade Organization / Elizabeth Smythe -- Corporate interests in US food aid policy: global implications of resistance to reform / Jennifer Clapp -- Feeding the world? Transnational corporations and the promotion of genetically modified food / Marc Williams -- Corporations, seeds, and intellectual property rights governance / Susan K. Sell -- The troubled birth of the "biotech century": global corporate power and its limits / Robert Falkner -- Technology, food, power: governing GMOs in Argentina / Peter Newell -- Corporate power and global agrifood governance: lessons learned / Doris Fuchs, Jennifer Clapp.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Summary Here, experts examine the ways transnational corporations exercise power over governance of the global food system and the implications this has for sustainability.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Farm produce -- Marketing.
Agricultural industries.
International business enterprises.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Clapp, Jennifer, 1963-
Fuchs, Doris A.
Other Form: Print version: Corporate power in global agrifood governance. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009 9780262012751 0262012758 (DLC) 2008042146 (OCoLC)261342065
ISBN 9780262255509 (electronic bk.)
0262255502 (electronic bk.)
0262512378 (paper)
0262012758 (cloth)
9780262012751 (cloth)
9780262512374 (paper)
Standard No. 9786612240126