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The Resource Monocultures of the mind : perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology, Vandana Shiva

Monocultures of the mind : perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology, Vandana Shiva

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Monocultures of the mind : perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology
Title
Monocultures of the mind
Title remainder
perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology
Statement of responsibility
Vandana Shiva
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Shiva, Vandana
Dewey number
630.91724
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Ecology
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
Label
Monocultures of the mind : perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology, Vandana Shiva
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Monocultures of the mind : The 'disappeared' knowledge systems ; The cracks of fragmentation ; The destruction of diversity as 'weeds' ; 'Miracle' trees and 'miracle' seeds ' The green revolution and 'miracle' seeds ; The non-sustainability of monocultures ; Democratizing knowledge -- Biodiversity: a third world perspective : 'The crisis of diversity' ; Primary threats to biodiversity ; Effects of biodiversity erosion ; First world bio-imperialism and North-South conflicts ; Limitations of the dominant approaches to biodiversity conservation ; From bio-imperialism to bio-democracy -- Biotechnology and the environment : Introduction ; Biotechnology and biohazards ; Biotechnology and chemical hazards ; biotechnology and biodiversity Biotechnology substitutes and economic displacement in the third world ; Biotechnology, privatisation and concentration ; Biotechnology, patents and private property in life forms -- The seed and the spinning wheel: technology development and biodiversity conservation : Introduction ; Technology development and sustainability ; Diversity and productivity ; Conservation of the seed and the spinning wheel ; Conclusion -- The biodiversity convention: an evaluation from the third world perspective : Appendix: Convention on biological diversity, 5 June 1992
Control code
FIEb17575345
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781856492171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm28880450
  • (OCoLC)28880450
Label
Monocultures of the mind : perspectives on biodiversity and biotechnology, Vandana Shiva
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Monocultures of the mind : The 'disappeared' knowledge systems ; The cracks of fragmentation ; The destruction of diversity as 'weeds' ; 'Miracle' trees and 'miracle' seeds ' The green revolution and 'miracle' seeds ; The non-sustainability of monocultures ; Democratizing knowledge -- Biodiversity: a third world perspective : 'The crisis of diversity' ; Primary threats to biodiversity ; Effects of biodiversity erosion ; First world bio-imperialism and North-South conflicts ; Limitations of the dominant approaches to biodiversity conservation ; From bio-imperialism to bio-democracy -- Biotechnology and the environment : Introduction ; Biotechnology and biohazards ; Biotechnology and chemical hazards ; biotechnology and biodiversity Biotechnology substitutes and economic displacement in the third world ; Biotechnology, privatisation and concentration ; Biotechnology, patents and private property in life forms -- The seed and the spinning wheel: technology development and biodiversity conservation : Introduction ; Technology development and sustainability ; Diversity and productivity ; Conservation of the seed and the spinning wheel ; Conclusion -- The biodiversity convention: an evaluation from the third world perspective : Appendix: Convention on biological diversity, 5 June 1992
Control code
FIEb17575345
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781856492171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm28880450
  • (OCoLC)28880450

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