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Food and the city

urban agriculture and the new food revolution

Published by Prometheus Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The facade of the modern grocery store
Industrial food
Industrial eaters
A world in food crisis
The new food movement and the rise of urban agriculture
Paris: the roots of modern urban agriculture
London, capital growth
Southern California and Los Angeles: a tale of two farms
Vancouver: Canada's left coast
Toronto: Cabbagetown 2.0
Milwaukee: growing a social revolution
Detroit: praying for an economic revolution
Chicago: the vertical farm
Cuba: urban agriculture on a national scale
Conclusion: greening and eating our cities.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
S494.5.U72 C63 2011

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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