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By Jack Ralph Kloppenburg

First the Seed spotlights the historical past of plant breeding and indicates how efforts to regulate the seed have formed the emergence of the rural biotechnology undefined. This moment version of a vintage paintings within the political economic climate of technological know-how comprises an in depth, new bankruptcy updating the research to incorporate the latest advancements within the fight over the path of crop genetic engineering.

1988 fabric, 1990 Paperback, Cambridge college Press

Winner of the Theodore Saloutos Award of the rural historical past Society

Winner of the Robert ok. Merton Award of the yank Sociological Association

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