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Farming and democracy.

Alfred Whitney Griswold

Farming and democracy.

by Alfred Whitney Griswold

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land tenure.,
  • Democracy.,
  • Sociology, Rural.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD111 .G7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6030296M
    LC Control Number48006511
    OCLC/WorldCa1444727

    The Case Against Democracy. In a new book, “Against Democracy” (Princeton), Jason Brennan, the way that farming is part of a larger market in food, and he goes so far as to suggest. family farm and democracy, the book pays some attention— not enough, I think—to the future and worth-whileness of that kind of farming. The expressed and unquestioned policy of today seeks an optimum farm population whose characteristic unit of production is an efficient family-size farm. Mr. Griswold.

    About the Book; In Food and Power in Hawai`i, island scholars and writers from backgrounds in academia, farming, and community organizations discuss new ways of looking at food policy and practices in terms of social justice and sustainability. Each of the nine essays describes Hawai`i’s foodscapes and collectively makes the case that food is a focal point for public policy making, social. Food democracy. "Food democracy" may sound lofty, but it's a very practical idea that's gaining momentum in communities across the country and around the world. Simply put, food democracy emphasizes fulfillment of the human right to safe, nutritious food that's been justly produced.

    Booktopia - Buy Agriculture & Farming books online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Discount Agriculture & Farming books and flat rate shipping of $ per online book order.   Back in when the Conservative Party was undergoing a prolonged p eriod of navel-gazing after having been out of power for 8 years, a group of ambitious MPs co-authored a book called ‘DIRECT DEMOCRACY – An Agenda for a New Model Party’.Contributors include: Douglass Carswell (of recent UKIP defection fame), Michael Gove and most importantly, Jeremy Hunt.


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In our society women and seniors make up the majority of the caring community. They see to the needs of neighbors, organize the potlucks and fund-raisers. Freedom and the Small Farmer Farming and Democracy. by A. Whitney Griswold.

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