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Feeding China

  • Hongzhou Zhang
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Abstract

After offering a general overview of the status of China’s food security, this chapter provides a comprehensive summary of the existing literature on the two key debates associated to China’s food security and its global implications, namely, “whether China can feed itself?” and “will China starve the world?” This chapter also identifies several major interrelated issues which have been either overlooked or insufficiently discussed in existing studies regarding China’s food security.

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  1. 1.S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore

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