Food security, food sovereignty, and local challenges for transnational agrarian movements: the Honduras case

@article{Boyer2010FoodSF,
  title={Food security, food sovereignty, and local challenges for transnational agrarian movements: the Honduras case},
  author={J. Boyer},
  journal={The Journal of Peasant Studies},
  year={2010},
  volume={37},
  pages={319 - 351}
}
  • J. Boyer
  • Published 2010
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Peasant Studies
This article examines the complicated histories of two competing development tropes in postwar Honduras: food security and food sovereignty. Food security emerged as a construct intertwined with land security and national food self-sufficiency soon after the militant, peasant-led movement for national agrarian reform in the 1970s. The transnational coalition, La Vía Campesina, launched their global food sovereignty campaign in the 1990s, in part to counter the global corporate industrial agro… Expand
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