text Full planet, empty plates : the new geopolitics of food scarcity
Discusses the geopolitics of food security in the face of scarcity caused by falling water tables, soil erosion, and global warming and supports the position that food is the new oil.
- Food: the weak link -- The ecology of population growth -- Moving up the food chain -- Food or fuel? -- Eroding soils darkening our future -- Peak water and food scarcity -- Grain yields starting to plateau -- Rising temperatures, rising food pric... Read more
- xiii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
- W.W. Norton & Company 2012