ERIC Number: EJ284449
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Insects, Food, and Hunger: The Paradox of Plenty for U.S. Entomology, 1920-1970.
Perkins, John H.
Environmental Review, v7 n1 p71-96 Spr 1983
Explores the relationship between invention/innovation in pest control practices, food supply, and hunger in the United States from 1920-1970. Includes discussions of the nature, development, and use of insecticides, control of specific pests, and public arguments over the safety of residues leading to search for nonchemical methods of control. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A