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World Hunger: 10 Myths

Book | Frances Moore Lappé and Joseph Collins | May 14, 2015

From bestselling authors Frances Moore Lappé and Joseph Collins comes the definitive book on world hunger today. Lappé and Collins dispel the myths that prevent us from finding solutions to hunger across the globe.

Agrofuels in the Americas

Agrofuels in the Americas

Book | Richard Jonasse | Sep 22, 2009

In the Global South, the rural poor and indigenous peoples are losing their lands, and with it, the ability to feed themselves. The agrofuels trade places poor laborers at the bottom of an export-oriented value chain from which they cannot escape.

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Food Rebellions: Crisis and the Hunger for Justice

Book | Annie Shattuck, Eric Holt-Giménez and Raj Patel | Aug 1, 2009

Today there are over a billion hungry people on the planet, more than ever before in history. So why are a handful of corporations making record profits?

Alternatives to the Peace Corps 12th ed

Alternatives to the Peace Corps, 12th Edition

Book | Caitlin Hachmyer | Apr 29, 2008

Want to work on a volunteer project that really matters but don't know where to start looking? Alternatives to the Peace Corps is the original resource for finding community-based, meaningful volunteer work.

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Promised Land: Competing Visions of Agrarian Reform

Book | Michael Courville, Peter Rosset and Raj Patel | Nov 1, 2006

Agrarian reform is back at the center of the rural development debate, a debate of vital importance to the future of the Global South and genuine economic democracy.