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The Hungry World

America’s Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674725812

Publication Date: 09/09/2013

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368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

9 halftones, 1 map in 8p mock insert

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Awards & Accolades

  • Shortlist, 2011 Lionel Gelber Prize, Lionel Gelber Foundation, Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto, and Foreign Policy
  • 2011 Robert H. Ferrell Book Prize, Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations
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In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene