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European Community Legislation for Traceability and Labeling of Genetically Modifi ed Crops, Food, and Feed

Margaret Rosso Grossman

in Labeling Genetically Modified Food: The Philosophical and Legal Debate

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195326864
eISBN:
9780199870325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326864.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses European Community legislation for traceability and labeling of genetically modified crops, food, and feed. After a brief discussion of EC law making and the role of the ... More


Regulating Human Genetics in a Neo-Eugenic Era

Han Somsen

in New Technologies and Human Rights

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562572
eISBN:
9780191705328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562572.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter maps out the bioethical battleground that surrounds genetic reproductive technologies. Focusing on pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), and drawing on the experience of the EU and ... More


Scary Foods and Dangerous Medicine

J. Eric Oliver and Thomas J. Wood

in Enchanted America: How Intuition and Reason Divide Our Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226578477
eISBN:
9780226578644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226578644.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Over the past two decades, vaccine refusals have increased dramatically with hundreds of thousands of parents now keeping their children from many inoculations. This is also seen in public opinion ... More


Introduction

Jeremy L. Caradonna

in Title Pages

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199372409
eISBN:
9780197562932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199372409.003.0004
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Sustainability

As hard as it might be to believe, the world once made do without the words “sustainable” and “sustainability.” Today they’re nearly ubiquitous. At the grocery store ... More


Food Fights: How History Matters to Contemporary Food Debates

Charles C. Ludington and Matthew Morse Booker (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652894
eISBN:
9781469652917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652894.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

What we eat, where it is from, and how it is produced are vital questions in today’s America. We think seriously about food because it is freighted with the hopes, fears, and anxieties of modern ... More


Conclusion

Ed Randall

in Food, Risk and Politics: Scare, Scandal and Crisis – Insights Into the RiskPolitics of Food Safety

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719072307
eISBN:
9781781702918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719072307.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

As far as the modern food economy is concerned, the willingness of retailers to respond and adapt to consumer preferences should not be underestimated. European consumers' distrust of GMOs has ... More


Genetically Modified Organisms

David Langlet and Said Mahmoudi

in EU Environmental Law and Policy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198753926
eISBN:
9780191831904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753926.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter is concerned with the regulation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs), which remains one of the most politically divisive issues of EU environmental policy. Food containing GMOs, as ... More


Food-o-science Pseudoscience: The Weapons and Tactics in the War on Crop Biotechnology

Kevin M. Folta

in Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262037426
eISBN:
9780262344814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037426.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Humans crave new technology in communications, medicine, electronics, and transportation, but show reserve when new technology touches food. While the industrialized world enjoys the safest and most ... More


The Road Not Taken and the Road Ahead

Brian K. Obach

in Organic Struggle: The Movement for Sustainable Agriculture in the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262029094
eISBN:
9780262328302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029094.003.0008
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Organic movement strategy has been shaped by changing political, economic, and social conditions. The organic movement has achieved a great deal, although opinions differ regarding the current state ... More


Feeding the World? Transnational Corporations and the Promotion of Genetically Modified Food

Marc Williams

in Corporate Power in Global Agrifood Governance

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262012751
eISBN:
9780262255509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262012751.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines corporate actors’ promotion of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). It describes the discursive strategies used by corporations in promoting GMOs and discusses how their ... More


Two Decades of GMOs: How Modern Agricultural Biotechnology Can Help Meet Sustainable Development Goals

Ademola A. Adenle, Hans De Steur, Kathleen Hefferon, and Justus Wesseler

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0020
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Agricultural technologies have a key role to play in advancing international development, including achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs). Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are ... More


Savior or Monster?: The Truth about Genetically Engineered Agriculture

Margaret Mellon

in Food Fights: How History Matters to Contemporary Food Debates

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652894
eISBN:
9781469652917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652894.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Genetic engineering promised to transform industrial agriculture from an environmentally toxic to a benign activity. Margaret Mellon embraced that promise but over the course of her career saw that ... More


Born in the U.S.A.: The Americanness of Industrial Agriculture

Peter A. Coclanis

in Food Fights: How History Matters to Contemporary Food Debates

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652894
eISBN:
9781469652917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652894.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

American agriculture has been the backbone of American industry since the eighteenth century, and American agriculture has long embraced industrial practices. Peter Coclanis argues that we should ... More


Risk, Precaution, and Governance An Evolution of Ideas

Susan Owens and Tim Rayner

in Knowledge, Policy, and Expertise: The UK Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution 1970–2011

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198294658
eISBN:
9780191802171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294658.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Chapter 4 begins with an overview of risk discourses since the late 1960s, particularly in the context of the ‘manufactured’ risks associated with techno-scientific innovation. Changing perspectives ... More


Conclusions

Maria Weimer

in Risk Regulation in the Internal Market: Lessons from Agricultural Biotechnology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198732792
eISBN:
9780191797002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198732792.003.0008
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The concluding chapter to this book provides a summary of the discussions in the text thus far, which were centred around trying to reveal the broader constitutional implications of EU regulation of ... More


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