SOC 450 Wk 6 Food the Continuing Fight to Survive
Week 6 Discussion “Food” … The continuing fight to survive….
Class, as we begin Week 6, please read and review the chapter material for this discussion.
Chapter 4, “Food,” in your textbook illustrates that there is enough food produced and available to feed the entire world every day. However, for various reasons, millions still go hungry, making food security—having consistent access to adequate nutritional food—a persistent global social problem in both developing and developed countries.
Task 1: Respond to the following statements. Please remember to include the Hite (2021) chapter reading as your reference source.
Where do most of the world’s hungry live?
What are two causes of hunger and two problems that result? Describe in detail.
What are some potential consequences and benefits of using biotechnologies in developing countries?
Based on the research currently available, should developing countries pursue the use of biotechnologies? Why or why not?