Contextualising food sovereignty: the politics of convergence among movements in the USA

  title={Contextualising food sovereignty: the politics of convergence among movements in the USA},
  author={Zoe W. Brent and Christina M. Schiavoni and Alberto Alonso-Fradejas},
  journal={Third World Quarterly},
  pages={618 - 635}
As food sovereignty spreads to new realms that dramatically diverge from the agrarian context in which it was originally conceived, this raises new challenges, as well as opportunities, for already complex transnational agrarian movements. In the face of such challenges calls for convergence have increasingly been put forward as a strategy for building political power. Looking at the US case, we argue that historically rooted resistance efforts for agrarian justice, food justice and immigrant… 

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