Closing The Food Gap

Author: Mark Winne
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807047309
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A study of the food crisis in America looks at the dietary split between the affluent and the poor, examines how Americans of all classes get their food, assesses current policies designed to alleviate the food gap, and calls for the ...

Closing The Food Gap

Author: Mark Winne
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807047317
Size: 71.81 MB
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From the War on Poverty to new farmers' markets, a food expert tackles America's dangerous dietary split With a new Foreword Closing the Food Gap exposes America's dangerous dietary split: from patrons of food pantries, bodegas, and ...

Closing The Food Gap

Author: Mark Winne
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807047325
Size: 25.83 MB
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The story, however, is not only about hunger in the land of plenty and the organized efforts to reduce it; it is also about doing that work against a backdrop of ever-growing American food affluence and gastronomical expectations.

Gender In Agriculture

Author: Agnes R. Quisumbing
Publisher: Springer Science & Business
ISBN: 940178616X
Size: 29.34 MB
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This book builds on the report’s conclusions by providing, for a non-specialist audience, a compendium of what we know now about gender gaps in agriculture.

Closing The Opportunity Gap

Author: Prudence L. Carter
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199983003
Size: 79.12 MB
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Closing the Opportunity Gap offers accessible, research-based essays written by top experts who highlight the discrepancies that exist in our public schools, focusing on how policy decisions and life circumstances conspire to create the ...

Sweet Charity

Author: Janet Poppendieck
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140245561
Size: 44.82 MB
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Assesses the effectiveness of volunteer hunger relief programs, and argues that they will be unable to meet the increases brought about by welfare reform

Free For All

Author: Janet Poppendieck
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520944410
Size: 59.31 MB
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Taking us on an eye-opening journey into the nation's school kitchens, this superbly researched book is the first to provide a comprehensive assessment of school food in the United States.

Cultivating Food Justice

Author: Alison Hope Alkon
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262016265
Size: 66.29 MB
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Documents how racial and social inequalities are built into our food system, and how communities are creating environmentally sustainable and socially just alternatives.

Closing The Mind Gap

Author: Ted Cadsby
Publisher: BPS Books
ISBN: 1927483808
Size: 71.21 MB
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Best-selling author and business leader Ted Cadsby explores the insights of cognitive psychology, anthropology, biology, neuroscience, physics, and philosophy to reveal the gap between how we typically tackle complex problems and what ...