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Women working the NAFTA food chain

women, food & globalization

by Deborah Barndt

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Published by Second Story Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Canada.,
    • Women in the food industry -- North America.,
    • Women agricultural laborers -- North America.,
    • Foreign trade and employment -- North America.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Deborah Barndt.
      SeriesWomen"s issues publishing program
      ContributionsBarndt, Deborah.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6073.F72 N78 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL123669M
      ISBN 101896764193
      LC Control Number99491970
      OCLC/WorldCa41432017

      Women Working the NAFTA Food Chain: Women, Food and Globalization Ann’s chapter “ Serving Up Service: Fast-Food and Office Women Workers Doing It With A Smile ” looks at how the restructuring and downsizing of the labour source demands “leaner and meaner” employees who are influenced by those changes and can respond to them. This volume is an invitation to reshape ways of carrying out research for social action so that we critically analyze and responsibly use power at all stages of the research. Research as Empowerment encourages "feminist links" for carrying out an agenda of empowerment, while ensuring "postmodern interruptions" to keep from fixing onto any one analysis or solution of complex social issues.

      Women Working The NAFTA Food Chain. Barndt, D. (ed) Published by Second Story Press () ISBN ISBN Used. Softcover. Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust. Academic and General-Interest Books. Abarca, Meredith E. Voices in the Kitchen: Views of Food and the World from Working-Class Mexican and Mexican-American e Station: Texas A&M University Press, Arndt, Deborah ed. Women Working the NAFTA Food Chain: Women, Food & Globalization, Toronto: Second Story Press, Arnold, Eleanor, Voices of American Homemakers, .

        As tense NAFTA talks continue, the food industry is keeping a close eye on the outcomes. After all, U.S. agricultural exports are up According to USDA’s forecast, farm exports will surge to $ billion for FY — the third highest on record.. Additionally, the agricultural trade surplus is up 42% from FY Descriptions. In her book, Tangled Routes, Barndt provides a timely account of the real costs of free trade by following the tomato and the women workers who plant, pick, sort, pack, stack, slice, and scan reader comes to appreciate that the ‘routes’ of the transnational tomato, harvested in Mexico and sold to the United States and Canada, have much deeper ‘roots’ than NAFTA and.


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