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Rosset, Peter

Overview
Works: 57 works in 156 publications in 4 languages and 4,714 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Peter Rosset
The Nicaragua reader : documents of a revolution under fire by Peter Rosset( Book )

10 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua, unfinished revolution : the new Nicaragua reader( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agroecology by Peter Rosset( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General background to agroecology. Ecological background to agroecology. Some management questions. On agricultural research
America needs human rights( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cautionary tale : failed U.S. development policy in Central America by Michael E Conroy( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food is different : why we must get the WTO out of agriculture by Peter Rosset( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Rosset explains how the free trade policies and neoliberal economics of the WTO, American government and EU give us a food system that no one outside a small corporate elite wants. This guide sets out an alternative vision for agricultural policy taking it outside the WTO's ambit. Food is not just another commodity to be bought and sold. It goes to the heart of human livelihood and society."--Jacket
The greening of the revolution : Cuba's experiment with organic agriculture by Peter Rosset( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first detailed account of Cuba's turn to a system of organic agriculture prepared on an international scientific delegation and fact-finding mission on low-input sustainable agriculture which visited Cuba in late 1992
Promised land : competing visions of agrarian reform by Peter Rosset( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fed up! : genetic engineering, industrial agriculture, and sustainable alternatives by Angelo Sacerdote( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary states that 70% of the food we eat contains genetically engineered ingredients and the biotech industry is spending $50 million a year to convince us that this technology is our only hope
America needs human rights( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Told in the voices of welfare mothers, homeless men and women, low-wage workers, seniors, veterans, and health care workers, America needs human rights uses a human rights framework to portray the social ills of contemporary America and lay the basis for a powerful movement for fundamental change"--Container
Two steps back, one step forward : Cuba's national policy for alternative agriculture by Peter Rosset( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiapas and the crisis of Mexican agriculture by Roger Burbach( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Dret a la terra : quatre textos sobre la reforma agraria = El derecho a la tierra : cuatro textos sobre la reforma agraria by Peter Rosset( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revolução está ficando verde : experimentos cubanos com agricultura a orgânica( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cautionary tale : failed US development policy in Latin America by Michael E Conroy( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greening of Cuba : a national experiment in organic farming( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Chiapas by Peter Rosset( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World hunger 12 myths by Frances Moore Lappé( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Refutes twelve prevalent misconceptions that continue to hamper the world's progress against mass malnutrition and starvation. The authors suggest that economic democracy and land reform can help win this battle. They debunk such myths as: not enough food is available, there are too many mouths to feed, a free market can end hunger, more United States aid will help, and Americans benefit when the Third World goes hungry
Latin American social movements in the twenty-first century : resistance, power, and democracy by Richard Stahler-Sholk( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This clearly written and comprehensive text examines the uprising of politically and economically marginalized groups in Latin American societies. Specialists in a broad range of disciplines present original research from a variety of case studies in a student-friendly format. Section introductions help students contextualize the essays, highlighting social movement origins, strategies, and outcomes. Thematic sections address historical context, political economy, community-building and consciousness, ethnicity and race, gender, movement strategies, and transnational organizing, making this book useful to anyone studying the wide range of social movements in Latin America
 
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Agroecology
Alternative Names
Rosset, Peter

Rosset, Peter M.

로셋, 피터 M

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America needs human rightsA cautionary tale : failed U.S. development policy in Central AmericaFood is different : why we must get the WTO out of agricultureThe greening of the revolution : Cuba's experiment with organic agriculturePromised land : competing visions of agrarian reformA cautionary tale : failed US development policy in Latin America