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Unformatted text preview: y are examined, such as meat production, urbanism, labor relations. Rachel Carson’s 1962 book Silent Spring exposed the dangers of pesticides and the impact of DDT on the environment. Silent Spring is credited with starting the environmental movement. DDT was banned in 1972. Common consumer concerns related to food and/or food production: ‐ pesticides (heath concerns, environmental impact) ‐ synthetic fertilizers, pollution ‐ hormones, antibiotics ‐ animal welfare; …… to be continued. R EADINGS Native Americans ‐ http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/IroquoisVillage/sistersone.html Jamestown http://content.usatoday.com/communities/sciencefair/post/2010/06/archaeologists‐drought‐oysters‐marked‐first‐ years‐of‐jamestown‐colony/1...
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