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Trade, food, diet, and health : perspectives and policy options / edited by Corinna Hawkes [and others].

Hawkes, Corinna. (Added Author). ProQuest (Firm) (Added Author).
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Subject: Nutrition policy.
Food industry and trade.
Food supply.
Food Supply.
Commerce.
Diet.
Global Health.
International Cooperation.
Nutrition Policy.

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  • ISBN: 9781444315400 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1444315404 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Blackwell Pub., 2010.

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General Note: Description based on print version record.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Trade, health, and dietary change / Chantal Blouin and Corinna Hawkes -- An overview of global food trade / Corinna Hawkes and Sophia Murphy -- The influence of trade liberalisation on global dietary change : the case of vegetable oils, meat, and highly-processed foods / Corinna Hawkes -- Global trade of fruits and vegetables and the role of consumer demand / Sophia Huang -- International trade, food and diet costs, and the global obesity epidemic / Adam Drewnowski, Andrew S. Hanks, and Trenton G. Smith -- Trade, transnational corporations, and food consumption : a global value chain approach / Gary Gereffi and Michelle Christian -- Supermarkets, food, and diet in developing countries : emerging evidence, issues, and hypotheses / Thomas Reardon, Spencer Henson, and Ashok Gulati.
The European Union's common agricultural policy and the European diet : is there a link? / Josef Schmidhuber and Prakash Shetty -- The effect of trade and trade policy on diet and health in the Pacific Islands / Anne Marie Thow and Wendy Snowdon -- Food imports and dietary change : a perspective from Thailand / W. Philip T. James [and others] -- Tackling childhood obesity in an era of trade liberalization / Tim Lobstein -- National food regulations and the WTO agreement on sanitary and phytosanitary measures : implications for trade-related measures to promote healthy diets / Tim Josling, David Orden, and Donna Roberts -- The potential of the Codex Alimentarius to promote healthy diets worldwide / Mary L'Abbé, Janine Lewis, and Christina Zehaluk -- Agricultural trade policy instruments to promote healthy diets in developing countries : an assessment of the opportunities within the framework of the WTO agreement on agriculture and the Doha development agenda / Vincent J. Atkins -- The impact of international trade and investment rules on the ability of governments to implement interventions to address obesity : a case study from the European Charter on counteracting obesity / David P. Fidler.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.

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