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The Frankenfood Myth: How Protest and Politics Threaten the Biotech Revolution

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Few topics have inspired as much international furore and misinformation as the development of genetically modified foods. For thousands of years, farmers have bred crops for their resistance to disease, productivity, and nutritional value; and over the past century, scientists have used increasing more sophisticated methods for modifying them at the genetic level. But onl...more
Hardcover, 294 pages
Published August 30th 2004 by Praeger (first published August 1st 2004)
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Aaron
In terms of scientific and technical readings, this book is easily 5 stars. The problem is that the author is preaching to the choir. The average consumer who protests and obsesses over genetically-modified food will not and cannot understand the entirety of this book.

However, in-between the technical aspects, there is plenty of useful information for the average consumer.
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