Untitled.pdf - Quiz 9 Q Can you give one argument that McMahon is making about argibusiness and its ability to feed the world In her article

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Quiz 9 Q: Can you give one argument that McMahon is making about argibusiness and its ability to fe ed the world? In her article, “Resisting Globalization”, Martha McMahon argues that multinational agribusiness will never feed the world. By explaining how institutionalization is linked to new globalized agrifood systems through big organizations such as WTO and IPR, she reveals that agriculture and food production has little to do with feeding people, but more so capitalism and gender restructuring. McMahon supports her argument by emphasizing the major role women play in the agricultural industry, and being able to provide food for local communities through small-scale farming. In order to get people to grasp the significance of gender in understanding globalizing agrifood systems, McMahon urges them to look at farming through an ecological feminist lens. She first debunks the common narrative that men dominate the faming industry, and reveals to
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