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  • The Food Questionby Henry Bernstein; Maureen Mackintosh; Charlotte Martin; Ben Crow

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 27.95

    Wasteful over-consumption (by some) in the developed countries and the continuing, in some cases worsening, hunger of millions in the Third World is a dramatic indication that food problems are urgent.Anger is not enough and this book, which comes from the research group on Development Policy and Practice in the Open University (DPP), aims to provide... more...

  • Social, Cultural and Economic Impacts of Wine in New Zealand.by Peter J. Howland

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    New Zealand?s wine came to the world?s attention in the late 1980?s with its production of some of the best quality sauvignon blancs. Since then the industry has grown significantly and has increasingly gained an international reputation as a producer of quality, boutique wines. This volume provides an innovative, multi-disciplinary and critical review... more...

  • Food Cityby CJ Lim

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    In Food City , a companion piece to Smartcities and Eco-Warriors , innovative architect and urban designer CJ Lim explores the issue of urban transformation and how the creation, storage and distribution of food has been and can again become a construct for the practice of everyday life. Food City investigates the reinstatement of food at the... more...

  • The Geography of Power in Medieval Japanby Thomas Keirstead

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    In this reevaluation of the estate system, which has long been recognized as the central economic institution of medieval Japan, Thomas Keirstead argues that estates, or shoen, constituted more than a type of landownership. Through an examination of rent rolls, land registers, maps, and other data describing individual estates he reveals a cultural... more...

  • State-Market Interactions in China's Reform Eraby Junmin Wang

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    China today has the largest communist political regime and one of the most dynamic, fastest-growing, and largest economies in the world. Using a case study of China?s tobacco industry, this book analyses how the Chinese government was able to cultivate big state-owned firms that have successfully embraced the global market. The success of the Chinese... more...

  • Who's Buying Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Beveragesby The New Strategist Editors

    New Strategist Press, LLC 2014; US$ 68.95

    The tenth edition of Who’s Buying Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Beverages is based on npublished data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 2012 Consumer Expenditure Survey—you can’t get these data online. It examines how much Americans spend on alcoholic and other beverages by the demographics that count—age, income, high-income... more...

  • Who's Buying Groceriesby The New Strategist Editors

    New Strategist Press, LLC 2014; US$ 68.95

    The eleventh edition of Who’s Buying Groceries is based on unpublished data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 2012 Consumer Expenditure Survey—you can’t get these data online. It examines how much Americans spend on food at grocery and convenience stores by the demographics that count: age, income, high-income households,... more...

  • Big Mobsby Glen McLaren

    Fremantle Press 2011; US$ 12.99

    Previously overshadowed in the public imagination by notions of American cowboys and the wild west, Australian stockmen are given the place they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian history in this insightful study. From the lonely months on a long cattle drive to the boots they wore and the places they lived in, the stockmen and their unique... more...

  • When Sugar Ruledby Patricia Juarez?Dappe

    Ohio University Press 2010; US$ 25.99

    Two tropical commodities?coffee and sugar?dominated Latin American export economies in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. When Sugar Ruled: Economy and Society in Northwestern Argentina, Tucumán, 1876?1916 presents a distinctive case that does not quite fit into the pattern of many Latin American sugar economies. During the last quarter... more...

  • The Meaty Truthby Shushana Castle; Amy-Lee Goodman; Neal Barnard

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 24.99

    The Meaty Truth is an eye-opening look at the massive problems caused by the American population?s food supply. Water, meat, and milk and other dairy products are filled with toxins, antibiotics, untested growth hormones, ammonia, and animal pus and manure. The current conditions of the food production industry must drastically improve, and until... more...