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dc.contributor.authorSagoff, Mark
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-22T18:28:56Z
dc.date.available2017-05-22T18:28:56Z
dc.date.issued2001
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/49935
dc.description.abstractMany consumers view genetically engineered foods with suspicion partly because the food industry has taught them to do so. Consumers learn from advertisements and labels that the foods they buy are all natural only to realize that that is not the case. The food industry wishes to embrace the efficiencies offered by advances in genetic engineering, but this technology belies the image of nature to which the food industry constantly and conspicuously appeals. Consumers who believe genetically modified foods are not “natural” will regard them as risky and undesirable
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherNABC
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International*
dc.rights.urihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subjectAgricultural biotechnology
dc.subjectgenetic engineering
dc.subjectgenetically modified foods
dc.subjectconsumer
dc.subjectproducer
dc.subjectfood industry
dc.subjectscience communication
dc.subjectrisk management
dc.subjectglobalization
dc.subjectintellectual property
dc.subjectanimal biotechnology
dc.subject
dc.titleGenetic engineering and the concept of the natural
dc.typebook chapter


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