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Author Kinchy, Abby J.
Title Seeds, science, and struggle : the global politics of transgenic crops / Abby Kinchy.
Imprint Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2012]

Series Food, health, and the environment
Food, health, and the environment.
Subject Transgenic plants -- Risk assessment.
Plant genetic engineering -- Political aspects.
Plant genetic engineering -- Risk assessment.
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: genes out of place -- Free markets, sound science -- The maize movement and expert advice -- The politics of biosafety monitoring -- Patents on out-of-place genes -- Protecting organic markets -- Conclusion: science and struggles for change.
Summary An examination of how advocates for alternative agriculture confront "science-based" regulation of genetically engineered crops.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780262305570 (electronic bk.)
0262305577 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 802694751
Additional Format Print version: Kinchy, Abby J. Seeds, science, and struggle. Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, ©2012 9780262017817 (DLC) 2011053204 (OCoLC)775662190