Breakfast of biodiversity

the political ecology of rain forest destruction
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Food First Books , Oakland, CA
StatementJohn Vandermeer and Ivette Perfecto ; foreword by Vandana Shiva.
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LC ClassificationsSD
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 207 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22718757M
ISBN 10093502896X
OCLC/WorldCa60743220

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biological diversity or biodiversity, the number of species in a given habitat. Scientists have variously estimated that there are from 3 to 30 million extant species, of which million have been classified.

About this book. In this hardhitting, scrupulously researched book, ecologists Vandermeer and Perfecto look beyond simplistic, blame-the-victim explanations to show exactly why biodiversity is in such. This book contains a series of scientific articles regarding biodiversity.

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Vandermeer; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Agricultural ecology, Banana trade, Biodiversity, Biological diversity conservation, Conservation of natural resources, Costa Rica, Deforestation, Environmental aspects of Banana trade, Environmental aspects of Deforestation, Forest biodiversity.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Food first book." Description: xiii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 22 cm: Contents: Slicing up the rain forest on your breakfast.

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