Review of Philip McMichael's Food Regimes and Agrarian Questions


  • Gerardo Otero Simon Fraser University




Author Biography

Gerardo Otero, Simon Fraser University

School for International Studies


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How to Cite

Otero, G. (2016). Review of Philip McMichael’s Food Regimes and Agrarian Questions. Journal of World-Systems Research, 22(1), 299–305.