Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate, 
xv, 260 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The IP and food project / Jay Sanderson and Charles Lawson Implications of advances in molecular genetic technology for food security and ownership / Robert J. Henry Reconceptualizing intellectual property to promote food security / Brad Sherman Intellectual property norm setting in ex situ plant germplasm access and benefit sharing arrangements / Charles Lawson Open access seeds and breeds : the role of the commons in protecting farmers' and livestock keepers' rights and food security / Brendan Tobin Why didn't an equivalent to the US Plant Patent Act of 1930 emerge in Britain? Historicizing the boundaries of un-patentable innovation / Berris Charnley Changing the recipe : food security and other socio-economic considerations in agricultural biotechnology regulation / Karinne Ludlow Can intellectual property help feed the world? Intellectual property, the PLUMPYFIELD® Network and a sociological imagination / Jay Sanderson Geographical indications and agricultural community development : is the European model appropriate for developing countries? / Graham Dutfield Patent-busting : the public patent foundation, gene patents and the seed wars / Matthew Rimmer.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.