5. Animals, Food Security, and Socioeconomic Development

  1. David M. Sherman DVM, MS, Diplomate, ACVIM

Published Online: 18 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470292136.ch5

Tending Animals in the Global Village: A Guide to International Veterinary Medicine

Tending Animals in the Global Village: A Guide to International Veterinary Medicine

How to Cite

Sherman, D. M. (2002) Animals, Food Security, and Socioeconomic Development, in Tending Animals in the Global Village: A Guide to International Veterinary Medicine, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470292136.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 MAY 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780683180510

Online ISBN: 9780470292136

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Keywords:

  • food security;
  • human poverty;
  • population growth;
  • gender inequities;
  • violent conflicts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives for This Chapter

  • Introduction

  • The Concept of Food Security

  • Poverty and Human Development

  • Development and Development Assistance

  • Foreign Assistance and Livestock in Development

  • Discussion Points