Attacking the Malnutrition Problem

  • James E. Austin


Lurking behind this conference’s all encompassing theme of Food, Society, and Man is the stark reality of over 500 million human beings suffering from the erosive effects of malnutrition. It is our collective responsibility as concerned social scientists to explore means of alleviating the malnutrition problem. However, before examining solutions one should diagnose the causal factors underlying the problem.


Nutrition Education Genetic Breeding Nutritional Impact General Subsidy World Food Production 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • James E. Austin
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  1. 1.Harvard University Graduate School of Business AdministrationBostonUSA

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