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Agricultural biotechnology and the environment : science, policy, and social issues / Sheldon Krimsky and Roger P. Wrubel.

Author/Creator:
Krimsky, Sheldon.
Publication:
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1996.
Format/Description:
Book
294 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series:
Environment and the human condition
The environment and the human condition
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Subjects:
Agricultural biotechnology.
Agricultural biotechnology -- United States.
Contents:
Technological innovation in agriculture
Herbicide resistant crops
Insect resistant plants
Disease resistant crops
Transgenic plant products
Microbial pesticides
Nitrogen-fixing bacteria
Frost-inhibiting bacteria
Animal growth hormones
Transgenic animals
The cultural and symbolic dimensions of agricultural biotechnology.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-283) and index.
Contributor:
Wrubel, Roger P. (Roger Paul), 1949-
ISBN:
0252021649 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0252065247 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC:
32924940