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Fowler, Cary

Overview
Works: 38 works in 102 publications in 5 languages and 3,061 library holdings
Genres: Patents  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Educational television programs  Directories  Science films  Catalogs  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Other, Compiler
Classifications: HD9000.6,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Cary Fowler
 
Most widely held works by Cary Fowler
Food first : beyond the myth of scarcity by Frances Moore Lappé( Book )

32 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarcity scare; Blaming nature; Colonial inheritance; Modernizing hunger; The inefficiency of inequality; The trade game; USA - Breadbasket of the world; World hunger as big business; The helping handout: AID for whom; Food self reliance
Shattering : food, politics, and the loss of genetic diversity by Cary Fowler( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeds of time by Sandy Macleod( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Cary Fowler as he attempts to re-invent a global food system in order to make it sustainable by safeguarding the world's vulnerable gene banks
Unnatural selection : technology, politics, and plant evolution by Cary Fowler( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TEDTalks Cary Fowler - one seed at a time, protecting the future of food( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the U.S. in the 1800s, farmers were growing more than 7,000 named varieties of apples. Today, 6,800 of those varieties are extinct, never to be tasted again. The problem goes far beyond boredom with one's choice of apples in the supermarket. Losing biodiversity means there's a greater chance that staple crops now grown will be unable to stand up to climate change or new strains of disease in the future. In this TEDTalk agriculturalist Cary Fowler takes viewers inside the Svalbard Global Seed Vault to explain how the seeds stored there, collected from around the world, act as a safeguard against global famine
The threatened gene : food, politics and the loss of genetic diversity by Cary Fowler( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friend or foe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Genetic science holds the keys to life itself. How should this knowledge be used? Enhanced by outstanding 3-D computer animations and microscopic imaging, this engaging program, featuring Dr. Cary Fowler ... takes a balanced look at the biotechnological revolution. Among the numerous topics surveyed are genetic engineering, cloning, gene therapy, genetically modified food crops, gene patenting, DNA fingerprinting, gene banks, and the use of transgenic animals for organ transplants. An overview of heredity, natural selection, and the mechanics of DNA is provided."
Die Saat des Hungers : wie wir die Grundlagen unserer Ernährung vernichten by Patrick R Mooney( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Laws of life : another development and the new biotechnologies by Cary Fowler( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le leggi della vita : biotecnologie e sottosviluppo( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture : a primer for the future harvest centres of the CGIAR by Cary Fowler( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Graham Center seed directory by Cary Fowler( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 2nd Graham Center seed and nursery directory by Cary Fowler( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biodiversità e futuro dell'alimentazione by Cary Fowler( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laws of life. Another development and the new biotechnologies by Cary Fowler( )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharing the non-monetary benefits of agricultural biodiversity by Ruth Raymond( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unequal exchange? recent transfers of agricultural resources and their implications for developing countries by Cary Fowler( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sostenibilidad de la diversidad y del intercambio de cultivos. Nuevos mecanismos para asegurar el futuro del desarrollo agricola by Emile Frison( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seed banks and polar bears 10.02.08 by Cary Fowler( Visual )

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

The Plant Patent Act of 1930 : a sociological history of its creation by Cary Fowler( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Shattering : food, politics, and the loss of genetic diversity
Alternative Names
Cary Fowler American agriculturalist (b.1949)

Flower , Cary

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Unnatural selection : technology, politics, and plant evolution