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The political economy of "local foods" in Eastern Kansas

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opportunities and justice in emerging agro-food networks and markets
Abstract:

Alternative agriculture and counter-cuisine movements have grown to a strong cultural current in Western European and North American societies. In recent years,these movements have begun to converge and coalesce around the concept of localizing agri-food relations and commodity chains as a way of redressing the deleterious environmental, social, and economic consequences of what are seen as dominant globalized food relations. This dissertation reports on a regional study in Eastern Kansas of ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Research group:
Environmental Change Institute
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Role:
Author
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Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Role:
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Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
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Name:
Rhodes Trust
Funding agency for:
Champion, B
Publication date:
2007
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2008-06-27

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