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Food Security and Urban Agriculture

  • Angie TagtowEmail author
Chapter

Abstract

“Fulfilling one’s need for food in the biological sense is different from fulfilling one’s human right to food….Human rights are mainly about upholding human dignity, not about meeting physiological needs. Dignity does not come from being fed. It comes from providing for oneself. In a well-constructed society, the objective is to move toward conditions under which all people can provide for themselves.”

Keywords

Urban Farming Food Sovereignty Farming Operation Urban Gardening Community Food 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Minnesota, Minnesota Institute for Sustainable AgricultureSt. PaulUSA

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