Consumer Nation: The True Cost of Food

Author: Katie Dicker
Publisher: Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Category: Natural History Books for Children, The Environment
Age Group: 12-17
Book Format: Paperback

Where does the food we eat come from? What are the working conditions like for people who form part of the supply chain for the world's food industry? This book looks at the impact our food choices have on our lives and on the environment - both in terms of what we eat and the food we waste. It asks how we can improve our lives and those of others with the things we buy.

Table Of Contents
1: Introduction

2: Growing greed

3: A modern trend

4: Major players

5: Out on the town

6: Working life

7: THe workforce

8: My story

9: Living on the edge

10: Dangerous lives

11: Trade rules

12: Looking after number one

13: Global action

14: Making the change

15: Law-makers

16: Fighting for fairness

17: The price of chocolate

18: Are you what you eat?

19: Looking to the future

20: A fairer world

21: Glossary

22: Index
About Katie Dicker
Katie Dicker is a writer and editor who has worked in publishing for over 15 years. She has a degree in politics and philosophy and specialises in children's educational publishing.


SKU BK-9780750283328
Barcode # 9780750283328
Brand Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Artist / Author Katie Dicker
Shipping Weight 0.1800kg
Shipping Width 0.187m
Shipping Height 0.007m
Shipping Length 0.251m

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