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Published by Iowa State Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • 21st century,
  • Food supply,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Technology,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Industries - General,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Fisheries & Aquaculture,
  • Agriculture

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsColin G. Scanes (Editor), John A. Miranowski (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026955M
    ISBN 100813820219
    ISBN 109780813820217

      Issues regarding the ethics, politics, security, and sovereignty of food and agriculture remain a relatively peripheral focus in criminology. However, a growing body of scholarship has been developing within criminology which focuses on food and agricultural issues and their links to criminality, deviance, and harm. Agriculture is faced with contrasting requirements from the broader society. On the one hand, agriculture needs to expand production to be able to feed a growing global population. Furthermore, the developing bio-economy requires agriculture to produce for a range of Author: Kim Martin Lind, Søren Marcus Pedersen.


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