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Labeling genetically modified food

Labeling genetically modified food

the philosophical and legal debate

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
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    Subjects:
  • Genetically modified foods,
  • Food -- Labeling,
  • Consumers" preferences

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Paul Weirich
    ContributionsWeirich, Paul, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP248.65.F66 L33 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17245119M
    ISBN 100195326865
    ISBN 109780195326864
    LC Control Number2007001931


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