Global Food Politics and Approaches to Sustainable Consumption: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Global Food Politics and Approaches to Sustainable Consumption: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Luke Amadi (University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria) and Fidelis Allen (University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: August, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 242
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-0125-2
ISBN13: 9781799801252|ISBN10: 179980125X|EISBN13: 9781799801276|ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799801269
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Description:

Food production and consumption processes are largely governed via control mechanisms that affect food accessibility and environmental efficiency. Food resource marginalization, inequality, and deleterious consumption urgently require new governance and developmental systems that will provide food security and create consumption patterns that protect the natural environment and food resources.

Global Food Politics and Approaches to Sustainable Consumption: Emerging Research and Opportunities is an essential reference source that discusses the challenges and solutions of food security and consumption control. Food politics can be linked to persistent challenges of inequitable access, food resource inefficiency, and control and consumption, which form part of the local development realities that can address global sustainable development. While highlighting topics such as rural agriculture, capitalism, and food chain management, this publication is ideally designed for policymakers, sustainable developers, politicians, ecologists, environmentalists, corporate executives, farmers, and academicians seeking current research on the policies and modalities of food efficiency and equality.

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The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Capitalism
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Policy
  • Food Chain Management
  • Food Justice
  • Food Processing
  • Food Security
  • Genetically Modified Seeds
  • Green Consumerism
  • Raw Materials
  • Rural Agriculture
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